Whole Planet Foundation

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 June 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 $79 million dollars through microlending partners worldwide, funding 3.7 million microloans and 19.4 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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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
Whole Planet Foundation Partners Raise $206,500 for World’s Poorest Entrepreneurs
Whole Planet Foundation’s annual Poverty Is Unnecessary Project provides opportunity for the world’s poorest people – mostly women – to take a microcredit loan and create or expand a home-based business for the opportunity to lift themselves and their family members out of poverty through their own hard work and creativity.  Whole Planet Foundation supports impoverished entrepreneurs through...
Nov 30, 2018 9:35 AM ET
The Republic of Tea is Transforming Teatime Into a Positive Force for Good
Since 2012, The Republic of Tea has donated $148,737 to Whole Planet Foundation to fund 2,093 microloans around the globe. This year, they launched their own program to amplify this work. Working with the international nonprofit, the Ethical Tea Partnership, and a local nonprofit, the PALM Foundation, The Republic of Tea has crafted a program in Sri Lanka focused on nutrition, hygiene, and...
Nov 19, 2018 10:35 AM ET
125 Advocates Join the Poverty Is Unnecessary Project
The Poverty Is Unnecessary Project includes ...
Oct 25, 2018 10:25 AM ET

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