Zen and the Art of Doing Good

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A big thanks to Kristi Omdahl from Core Power Yoga for contributing to this post. All of us at CorePower Yoga are thrilled to be a part of Denver Arts & Venues inaugural Yoga on the Rocks at Red Rocks Amphitheatre and partner with Whole Foods Market and Whole Planet …

The Whole Foods Market Passage to India

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A big thank you to Sara from The Miracle Foundation for contributing this blog post. The Miracle Foundation, a partner with the Whole Foods Market Team Member Volunteer Program, is proud to announce two upcoming trips to India. In August, and again in September, thirteen team members will join Austin’s …

Weekend Hashtag Project: #WPFcolor

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Thanks to everyone who participated in our weekend hashtag project #WPFcolor. This past weekend we asked participants to create photographs based on the vibrant colors that surround us daily. Be on the look out for more weekend projects coming soon and for your chance to be featured. Here are some …

Instagram Weekend Hashtag Project

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Weekend Hashtag Project: #WPFcolor We — @WholePlanet on Instagram — are hosting weekend hashtag projects and we want you to participate! The goal of this project is to encourage participants to share COLOR. Vibrant colors surround us every day in our clothes, home and even food. Over the weekend we …

Travel to India with The Miracle Foundation

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Thank you to our partner The Miracle Foundation for providing this post. A trip to India with The Miracle Foundation is truly a life-changing experience! Because transparency is one of our core values, we want you, our sponsors and donors, to witness first hand how we are using your generous …

Growing the Range of Whole Planet Microfinance Clients

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One of the Whole Planet Foundation’s (WPF) newest partners is helping low-income borrowers in two new partner countries that supply Whole Foods Markets with chocolate. Aga Khan Foundation’s partnership with WPF started with a $500,000 interest free loan to Première Agence de Microfinance (PAMF) in Madagascar in 2012 to support …

Weekend Hashtag Project: #WPFhome

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Thanks to everyone who participated in our first weekend hashtag project #WPFhome. This weekend we asked participants to create photographs based on their interpretation of HOME. Be on the look out for more weekend projects coming soon and for your chance to be featured. Here are some of our favorites …

Instagram Weekend Hashtag Project

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Weekend Hashtag Project: #WPFhome We — @WholePlanet on Instagram — will be hosting biweekly weekend hashtag projects and we want you to participate! With a team that lives all around the world, we want to give you a glimpse into the lives that we all lead and we are excited …

Poverty Alleviation Requires Attention in All Facets

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Thanks to  Julian Omidi – Co-Founder of No More Poverty for contributing this blog post. Billions are suffering around the planet as a result of poverty, but many do not realize how deeply poverty can affect the lives of those who live with it. When people think of poverty they …

2013 Annual Prosperity Campaign

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Thanks to the incredible generosity of Whole Foods Market shoppers, Team Members and Whole Planet Foundation supporters like you, we not only reached our goal, but surpassed our stretch goal for this year’s Annual Prosperity Campaign raising over $6,260,000. The amazing support we saw this year will help us fund …