Events


Check out a list of our upcoming events and events from our partners. We also post about our events on Facebook. Interested in volunteering for an event? Contact us.




Annual Benefit and Auction

Location: Fair Market
Date: October 25, 2018
Time: 6-9PM
Tickets: $50 per person; buy tickets and get more information here.

Every October 25, we celebrate the founding of the foundation with our annual Benefit and Auction in Austin, Texas. Bid on 100+ one–of-a-kind silent auction items from around the globe (and local favorites, too!). Sponsorships available! For sponsorship information, email Ellen.Bettis@wholefoods.com.




Holiday Hustle Virtual 10K/5K Run

Location: Austin, TX
Date: November 2018

Every year, we get our bodies moving for a cause. This year, join our Holiday Hustle wherever you are, in our Virtual Run. Sponsorships for our 2018 race are open now. Contact us if you’re interested in sponsorships or in-kind contributions.

Past Events



Power Her Potential Expo

Location: Whole Foods Market
525 Bowie St.,
Upstairs Plaza Level
Austin, TX
Date: June 2, 2018
Tickets and More Info: Click Here

Thank you for attending our 2018 event! We raised $10,000 for poverty alleviation and had so much fun doing it. Celebrating women and those who love them, our Annual Women’s Expo is a full-day experience, featuring workshops, panels, keynote speakers, product demos, food, drinks, and more. Contact us if you’re interested in sponsorships or in-kind contributions for our 2019 event.



Texas International Wine Competition People’s Choice Awards

Location: Thirsty Mule Winery
101 Co. Road 257, Liberty Hill, TX 78642
Date: Saturday, May 4 from 7PM-10PM
Tickets: Via Texas International Wine Competition. Proceeds benefit Whole Planet Foundation.

Attendees had an opportunity to sample a variety of wines from many different wineries. After a brief education about the wines, guests became the judge and scored their favorite wines alongside a number of Texas International Wine Competition judges. As part of the evening, a spanish-style paella was be paired with excellent wines, door prizes, and wine education.



Dance for Global Goals

Location: Asian American Resource Center; 8401 Cameron Rd, Austin TX
Date: Saturday, April 7

Established Austin-based dancer/choreographer Anuradha Naimpally presents an intergenerational dance performance featuring the compelling stories and movements of Asian teen refugees and seniors. Naimpally leads these first-time performers in a powerful dance performance designed to help bring awareness and raise the voices of those who need to be seen, heard, and brought of a darkness into light. Accompanied by singer/songwriter/composer Nagavalli, and guitarist/percussionist Oliver Rajamani.