Who Qualifies

Certifications & Organizations
This great opportunity is open to all certified Minority, LGBTQ, Disabled Veteran and Women-owned businesses. To be considered as a minority supplier for Mondelez International,
  • You must be a U.S. citizen and your business must be 51% owned, managed and controlled by either a woman or women, or
  • You must be a U.S. citizen and your business must be 51% LGBTQ owned, managed and controlled or
  • You must be a U.S. citizen and your business must be 51% owned, managed and controlled by either a Disabled Veteran or Veterans, or
  • You must be a U.S. citizen and your business must be 51% owned, managed and controlled by either a minority or minorities from one of the following groups:
  • African-American, Asian-American, Hispanic-American, Native-American
  • In addition, your company must be certified as a minority, LGBTQ, Disabled Veteran or women owned business by one of the third party certification agencies mentioned below, or through your state/local agency.

1. National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)
NMSDC is a business membership organization for the purpose of certifying and connecting more than 15,000 minority owned businesses with its 3500+ member corporations. NMSDC has more than 39 regional councils across the country. For more information about the certification process by NMSDC, please visit their website at www.nmsdcus.org

2. Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
WBENC is an organization formed to advocate and provide growth and development opportunities for women business owners. WBENC is a national third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women. For more information about the certification process by WBENC, please visit their website at www.wbenc.org

3. National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC)

The NGLCC is the business voice of the LGBTQ community and is the largest global not-for-profit advocacy organization dedicated to expanding economic opportunities and advancements for LGBT people. For more information about the certification process by NGLCC, please visit their website at https://nglcc.org/

4. Small Business Association (SBA)

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation. For more information about the Small Business Association, please visit their website at https://www.sba.gov/