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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 March 2019, the foundation is alleviating poverty through microfinance partners in the United States and 74 other countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America. To date, the nonprofit has disbursed $77 million dollars through microlending partners worldwide, funding 3.5 million microloans and 18.4 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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Water and Sanitation Finance in Indonesia
According to The World Bank, approximately 20% of the world’s population does not have a toilet in their home.  Cost can be one challenge for a household.  According to...
Jan 14, 2019 10:00 AM ET
Giving Opportunity Throughout the New Year: From Your Family to Theirs
Whole Planet Foundation invites you to join the Family Fund, a program that leverages the power of community to alleviate global poverty for families through entrepreneurship. When you join the Family Fund, you fund an average first microcredit loan for one or more women entrepreneurs around the world. A microcredit loan enables an entrepreneur to start or expand a home-based business,...
Jan 7, 2019 2:00 PM ET
Introducing Bidhaa Sasa, Whole Planet Foundation’s Newest Microfinance Partner in Kenya
We are excited to introduce Bidhaa Sasa, Whole Planet Foundation’s newest microfinance partner in Kenya. Bidhaa Sasa sells, delivers, and finances beneficial products to low income populations in rural areas. Our team likes their client-centric approach to affordable credit, responsive customer service, and attention to internal systems....
Jan 3, 2019 2:00 PM ET
Holiday Purchases Power Her Potential: Gifts that Give Part II
88 Acres Woman-founded 88 Acres first opened its doors in Boston, where Whole Planet Foundation funds microcredit through microfinance partner Grameen America. Their goal was to open their bakery in an area of need to drive job growth in the community. Through their continued partnership with Whole Planet Foundation, 88...
Dec 27, 2018 10:00 AM ET
Holiday Purchases Power Her Potential: Gifts that Give Part I
Divine Chocolate Divine Chocolate is proud to partner with Whole Planet Foundation and continue the tradition of donating five cents of every Divine Chocolate Advent Calendar sold at Whole Foods Market to Whole Planet Foundation. Partnering with Whole Planet Foundation on their microfinance and women’s empowerment programs supports Divine Chocolate’s central...
Dec 26, 2018 2:00 PM ET

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