North Dakota Educators Service Cooperative

  • The North Dakota Educators Service Cooperative is a joint powers organization of school districts, cities, counties, and other governmental groups working together to achieve savings on goods and services. Nonprofit groups are invited to be associate members.


    NDESC has strong programs in the areas of Cooperative Purchasing and Insurance/Risk Management. We also partner with other cooperatives to periodically bring educational opportunities to members.


    NDESC is governed by an eleven member board and has a diverse membership across the state. Organized through the Joint Powers provision of the North Dakota Century Code, it has been working for members for over ten years.


    Not a member? Click Here to find out more about eligibility for membership.
    Our website allows members to view vendor profiles, member-only discounted pricing and online ordering instructions. Vendor profile pages can be viewed two ways:
    • Click on Vendor List above to view a complete list of partnered vendors
    • Click on Vendor Categories to the left to search by product type or service
    To see vendor-specific shopping lists click here.

    North Dakota Educators Service Cooperative
    1001 E. Mount Faith Ave.
    Fergus Falls, MN 56537

    Toll Free: 866.337.2005 




  • Best Plumbing Specialties Now Available On Express!

    Best Plumbing is your one stop shop for MRO plumbing and maintenance repair parts, safety items, chemicals, hardware, tools, storage solutions and more!

    As a member of NDESC, you will receive a 20% discount for the entire Best Plumbing Catalog as well as no shipping & handling costs on all orders!

    Best Plumbing


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  • Contract Catalog

    Contract Catalog


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  • We’ve created a reference guide for ordering on Express. For each of the suppliers, we list their product category and your CPC member discount, alongside any notes regarding ordering and shipping.

    Express Shopping Notes



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  • New Vendor!

    Busch Systems

    Looking to update your recycling and trash containers? We now have Busch Systems as a vendor! Busch brings over 30 years of experiences, a wide variety of container options, and 20% savings for NDESC members. Learn more here.

    To Order: Contact Jeff Bound ([email protected]; 800-565-9931 x 1240) and reference Contract #019-B


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  • Blick Art Materials
    Now Available On Express!

    Blick Art Materials

    Blick stocks more than 80,000 products in its warehouse, and offers nearly 15,000 factory-direct items. From Paint to Paper to Pottery Equipment, Blick has the fine art materials and equipment you need for your agency’s next creative endeavor.
    As a member of NDESC and Cooperative Purchasing Connection you will receive a 20% discount and free freight on most orders of $49 or more.
    Click here to find out more.


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  • Trinity3 Technology logo

    NDESC members have a brand new option for custom configured, new and recertified Chromebooks, laptops and desktops. Trinity3 Technology also offers printers and multi-function devices. Trinity3 offers deployment and maintenance services for all of the devices provided. Learn more about the discounts and who to contact by clicking here.

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  • Kinetic Leasing logo

    NDESC members have a new, flexible solution to finance equipment. Kinetic Leasing offers lease financing from $5,000 to $5 million. This Fargo-based company provides a no-cash-down option and lower transaction costs than bonds.   Learn all about it by clicking here.

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  • Rapids Wholesale Equipment logo

    Looking for food service equipment? Rapids Wholesale Equipment is now offering NDESC members discounts on small wares and large equipment for your kitchen and concession stand. Even better, they are available on Express! Learn more about their great product line here.

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  • Beam Clay  

    Are you looking for surfacing and field supplies for all types of sports fields? NDESC and its purchasing program, CPC, have a new supplier for  you! Partac Peat offers discounts on BEAM CLAY products. These products dress your fields, not your players and include: infield mixes, mound clays, home plate clay, and on-deck circles. This contract also includes: windscreens, backstops, fence covers, foul poles and much more. Learn more here.

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  • FLR Sanders logo

    Schools in North Dakota have a brand new option for hardood and synthetic flooring! NDESC members can save on installations, renovations, refinishing and restoration projects with FLR Sanders. This Minnesota-based company also creates stunning artwork for your gym floor.

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