51 minutes | Mar 5, 2021

Alvin Edwards & David Moss: Equity-Building Partnerships In Cannabis

Alvin Edwards is the founder of Fruits of Our Labor, which hires former prisoners to provide professional services; David Moss is the chief development officer for cannabis dispensary From the Earth. Together, they have created an equity-building partnership in the cannabis space. In this podcast interview, Alvin and David join our host TG Branfalt to discuss the strategic partnership between their organizations, wherein From the Earth dispensaries purchase and retail glassware made by Fruits of Our Labor; the project's social equity-driven goals; and the importance of driving the industry to focus on giving back to disenfranchised communities that were most heavily affected by the destructive drug war. Their interview covers Alvin's journey as a young entrepreneur, David's insistence on centering philanthropy as a core value for his business, and more! For a full transcript:
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