Virtual 10K Aims to Help Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries

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Virtual 10K Aims to Help Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries

Charity arm of Whole Foods is staging the race August 3-7.

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Monday, August 7, 2017 - 1:45pm

CAMPAIGN: Whole Planet Foundation

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The 10K is hosted by Whole Planet Foundation, a nonprofit established by Whole Foods Market. The foundation pledges to give 100 percent of registration fees to “fund microcredit loans to lift entrepreneurs and their families out of poverty in 69 countries.” Many of the entrepreneurs are women in developing countries. Here’s a great infographic that highlights the work of the foundation.

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Keywords: Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | Community Development | Corporate Contributions | Economic Empowerment | Economic Growth | Emerging Markets | Humanitarian Aid | Impact Investing | Media & Communications | Microfinance | Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives

CAMPAIGN: Whole Planet Foundation

CONTENT: Article