Our vision is a world where low-income people have the means to support themselves and their families in dignity.

Partners’ mission is to advance economic justice and racial equity by partnering with and strengthening financial institutions to bring capital, create opportunity, and build wealth.

We were created as a vehicle to allow socially conscious investors to put their money to work serving communities left out of the economic mainstream. We move our economy forward by financing community development and encouraging community engagement.

Partners is a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). Learn more about community development and how Partners works to promote community development in the US and... Read More

Among the first “community investor” funds, Partners played a pioneering role in creating a market for community investments and starting other socially-motivated investor pools.

Partners has been nationally recognized as a leader and innovator in our field. Our team consists of bright, dedicated, and talented people who are passionate about economic justice.