- Commitment to Diversity & Chesterfield Businesses
- Economic Development
- Special Funding - Equal Employment Opportunity Plan (EEOP)
Chesterfield’s diversity provides for a dynamic and robust community that promotes growth. We believe that all residents should benefit from this economic growth regardless of race, color, religion or economic status.
We are committed to ensuring diversity by increasing procurement opportunities for the following:
- Businesses located in Chesterfield County (CB)
- Minority-owned businesses (MOB)
- Service disabled veteran-owned businesses (SDVOB)
- Small businesses (SB)
- Woman-owned businesses (WOB)
Definitions for these classifications are in the Code of Virginia Section 2.2-4310, as amended.
We encourage these businesses to respond to all solicitations. We strongly encourage our suppliers to actively solicit subcontracting opportunities from these businesses for their County contracts.
Find vendors in the above categories through the:
Chesterfield may offer an excellent opportunity to expand or relocate your business. If you are a small business, minority-owned business or woman-owned business, the Economic Development Small Business Center contains useful information and contacts. You can also call our Department of Economic Development at 804-318-8550.
Chesterfield County receives significant grant funds from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). Recipients of these grants are required by DOJ to develop and disseminate an equal employment opportunity plan (EEOP) utilization report (PDF). The purpose of the EEOP utilization report (PDF) is to ensure that recipients of DOJ grants are providing equal employment opportunities to everyone, including women and minorities.
A hard copy of the EEOP utilization report (PDF) for Chesterfield County is on file in the county’s Human Resources department, and is available for viewing, upon request. Comments or questions concerning Chesterfield County’s EEOP utilization report may be directed to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 40
9901 Lori Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832
Email Human Resources