Generated more than $7.2 million in local economic returns
Created $880,000 in additional revenue benefiting local BIPOC growers
Dispersed $509,000 in loan funds to food retailers, local growers, and distributors with a 100% repayment rate
Mandela Partners is a non-profit organization that works in partnership with local residents, family farmers, and community-based businesses to improve health, create wealth, and build assets through local food enterprises in low-income communities.
Our community model shows how we are supporting equitable development and systems change.