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Where Christian faith gets down to business

About the Marketplace

Marketplace May 2021 Cover

The Marketplace is MEDA’s publication exploring business solutions to poverty through a lens of faith.

The Marketplace (ISSN 0199-7130) is published bi-monthly by MEDA at 532 North Oliver Road, Newton, KS 67114. Periodicals postage paid at Newton, KS 67114. Lithographed in U.S.A. Copyright MEDA.

Editor: Mike Strathdee
Design: Ray Dirks

Change of address should be sent to MEDA, 595 Parkside Drive, Suite 2, Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 0C7.

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Space rates for advertising in The Marketplace

Full page (or back cover which is roughly three-quarters of a page): $860
Half page (7 and one-eighth inches wide, by 4 .75 inches high): $420
One-third page (4.75 inches wide by 4.75 inches high): $285
One-quarter page (3.5 inches wide by 4.75 inches high): $210


Deadlines for advertising in The Marketplace in 2021

Date of issueOrder deadlineAd copy deadline
January/FebruaryNov. 2, 2020Nov. 16, 2020
March/AprilJan. 5, 2021Jan. 19, 2021
May/JuneMarch 2, 2021March 16, 2021
July/AugustMay 3, 2021May 17, 2021
September/OctoberJuly 5, 2021July 19, 2021
November/DecemberSept. 7, 2021Sept. 21, 2021

Order deadline means the date by which you have reserved ad space.

Ad copy deadline means the date by which finished, press-ready material is sent to the editor at

Inserts: We do occasionally carry inserts from outside organizations. The advertiser is expected to provide camera-ready material to our printer well in advance, and will be billed directly for the production cost (plus a $1,000 insert fee).

Questions: If you have any questions, please call Mike Strathdee 226-499-9028 or 1-800-665-7026, or email

Subscribing to the Marketplace

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