Category: MEDA Publications

MEDA Annual Report – 2015

Executive view Why leveraging for impact? The business answer is that leveraging is simply good stewardship of resources. We are leveraging by engaging funding and

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The MEDA Experiment

Twenty-five Years of Economic Development by J. Winfield Fretz, 1978 ISBN 0-9690458-5-9 The MEDA Experiment charts the first 25 years of Mennonite Economic Development Associates’

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MEDA Annual Report – 2014

Executive View Throughout this report you’ll learn how MEDA’s frontier investing and programs are helping poor families unleash their entrepreneurial spirit and skills to build

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MEDA Annual Report – 2013

Executive View For 60 years, MEDA has been cultivating solutions – business solutions to poverty – and it has been our privilege to witness a harvest of hope.

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MEDA Annual Report – 2012

Executive View At MEDA, we believe that when we take a shared risk with the poor we will see cascading returns of many kinds. Our commitment to creating business

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MEDA Annual Report – 2011

Executive View At the 2011 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland income inequality and corruption were singled out as the two most serious challenges facing

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MEDA Annual Report – 2010

Executive View In the past year we witnessed a halting and fragile recovery from the global recession, plagued by persistently high levels of unemployment, weak

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MEDA Annual Report – 2009

Executive View In a year when depressing economic news was more than mere statistics, too often translating into job losses, reductions in charitable giving and

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