In this Proclamation, President Biden acknowledges the important role minority business enterprises play in the United States economy and highlights the need for access to capital. Minority Enterprise Development Week (September 18-24) is a great opportunity to celebrate the variety of ways that Native CDFIs support minority entrepreneurs and work to reduce the racial wealth gap.

Read more on what President Joe Biden had to share in the Proclamation of MED Week, 2022 here.

Celebrate the commemoration by joining a livestream of the 2022 National MED Week Conference! Register at