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Whole Planet Foundation

Founded in 2005, Whole Planet Foundation’s mission is to empower the world’s poorest people with microcredit and the chance to create or expand a home-based business and lift themselves and their families out of poverty. As of December 2017, the foundation is alleviating poverty through microfinance partners in the United States and 70 other countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America. To date, the nonprofit has disbursed $69 million dollars through microlending partners worldwide, funding 2.6 million microloans and more than 14.5 million opportunities for a better life for microentrepreneurs and their family members. See the latest impact and join by donating today

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Whole Planet Foundation | Empowering Entrepreneurs: Interview with Christie Zangrilli
Christie is a new partner of Whole Planet Foundation whose design-forward and fun furniture provides inspiration and is a unique way of “lending”. Through her leadership, Party at the Moontower loaned and styled Whole Planet Foundation lounge furniture for our 2017 Annual Benefit & Live Auction. On Saturday, June 2nd, Christie is a panelist at Whole Planet Foundation's ...
May 14, 2018 12:45 PM ET
Whole Planet Foundation Annual Campaign Will Alleviate Poverty for 93,800 People
Whole Foods Market shoppers, employees and supplier partners raised $3,093,993 during the Whole Planet Foundation 2018 Prosperity Campaign in March.  One hundred percent of these funds will be disbursed to microfinance partners around the globe to alleviate poverty for the world's poorest people - mostly women - through microcredit loans.  Given the average first loan size of $182 across 71...
Apr 26, 2018 9:25 AM ET
Hiball Energy Is Powering Her Potential Through Whole Planet Foundation
Whole Planet Foundation’s global impact has reached the world’s poorest people –...
Apr 20, 2018 2:50 PM ET
Boulder Brands Is Powering Her Potential Through Whole Planet Foundation
Whole Planet Foundation is proud to welcome Boulder Brands, a new $50,000 donor to our cause of global poverty alleviation.  Their generosity through brands like...
Apr 2, 2018 10:15 AM ET
Organic India is Powering Her Potential through Whole Planet Foundation
Whole Planet Foundation is proud to salute Organic India for renewing its commitment to global poverty alleviation and joining our annual $50,000 giving level...
Mar 30, 2018 8:35 AM ET