2022 Top Supplier Donors are Funding Small Businesses Around the Globe

Sandy Mariscal 100K Supplier Partners, 50K Supplier Partners

Whole Foods Market suppliers are invited to join Whole Planet Foundation’s mission by donating to fund microlending programs around the globe. 2022 top donors, which can be found in select stores and online on Whole Foods Market on Amazon, are committed to creating opportunities for the world’s poorest entrepreneurs. Participating …

Introducing a New Whole Planet Foundation Microfinance Partner: J-Palm Liberia

Claire Kelly Uncategorized

Whole Planet Foundation traditionally provides our partners with funds to expand their microcredit programs. However, under our “asset finance” model – Whole Planet Foundation can finance the provision of business assets, which helps low-income individuals to increase their incomes. Our new partner, J-Palm Liberia, has received ≈ $88,000 zero-interest loan …

2022 Whole Planet Foundation Benefit and Showcase

Brian Kemper Press Releases

Whole Planet Foundation is excited to announce the return of in-person events with a private benefit and showcase on June 24, 2022, at the Bishop Museum in Honolulu, Hawaii, in partnership with Whole Foods Market Hawaii stores and Mana Up, Hawaii’s leading incubator. Since 2010, Whole Planet Foundation, a Whole …

Whole Planet Foundation and Sponsors Fund Women Entrepreneurs in Honor of Women’s History Month

Joy Stoddard Foundation News, International Women's Day

During Women’s History Month, Whole Planet Foundation and sponsors joined together to alleviate global poverty, celebrate the achievements of women entrepreneurs and collectively raise funds to support them with microcredit. Whole Planet Foundation is a Whole Foods Market non-profit dedicated to alleviating poverty in the United States and around the …

$25,000 Fund Donors Help Entrepreneurs Build Small Businesses in the U.S., Canada, and Abroad in March

Sandy Mariscal 25K Supplier Partners, Supplier Partnerships

Suppliers of Whole Foods Market are empowering microentrepreneurs, primarily women, with economic opportunity. These generous brands fund microloans for entrepreneurs living in poverty so they can start or expand a small business, often home-based. With a small loan of around $200, an entrepreneur can purchase essential needs for their small …

Introducing the 2021 Field Officer Awards for Eastern and Southern Africa

Zoe So Field Officer Awards, Field Team Blogs Leave a Comment

Every year, Whole Planet Foundation honors our partners’ front line field staff who are working directly with microentrepreneurs. In 2021, our partners have continued to navigate the challenges and unpredictability of the COVID pandemic. Their field officers offer services which extend far beyond credit and business capital support. These dedicated …

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Give a Gift that Gives Back to Microentrepreneurs this Holiday Season

Whole Planet Foundation Supplier Partnerships 1 Comment

Brands who sell products in Whole Foods Market stores are empowering microentrepreneurs with economic opportunities this holiday season. These like-minded companies are donating a portion of their sales in select Whole Foods Market stores from December 1-31 to Whole Planet Foundation. These funds will be given to entrepreneurs in the …