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Our Mission

To advocate for the nation’s Minority Depository Institutions (MDIs) and champion their vital role in eliminating the racial wealth gap. 

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But MDIs need support. As the digital divide and the competitive landscape widen, it puts them at a substantial disadvantage compared to other financial service providers. And that’s why we are committed to strengthening them through capital, advocacy and modernization.

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Membership Benefits:

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No other trade association is solely focused on the policy priorities and needs of minority owned and operated banks.

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Education, events, products, and services to accelerate your growth.

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Build your bank's brand equity, convey your impact, and engage in the National Bankers Association marketing and communication opportunities.

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Develop strategic alliances and connect with corporations, fintechs, nonprofits, and policymakers.

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Aggregate capital, invest at scale, increase profits, and decrease operational costs.


Navigating the digital
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Challenges and Opportunities

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Since 2008, the number of MDIs has decreased by 


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Become a strategic partner

If you’re not an MDI but are interested in supporting our mission of eliminating the racial wealth gap, we want to hear from you. Partners have opportunities to host programs, pilots, and events and interact with MDI leaders, regulators, and other stakeholders.

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