Explore South Africa: Wine and Education Mixer
Location: Whole Planet Foundation Offices; 828 W. 6th Street, Second Floor
Date: October 1, 2018
Tickets: $15 per person; buy tickets and get more information here.
Join us for a happy hour mixer to enjoy South African wines and learn more about photographic travel to Africa – including wildlife photographic safaris, Mount Kilimanjaro climbing expeditions, and cultural & culinary trips. All proceeds from this event benefit Whole Planet Foundation, a nonprofit organization empowering women entrepreneurs living in poverty in Africa and around the globe.
Annual Benefit and Auction
Location: Fair Market
Date: October 25, 2018
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!). This event is sold out! Thank you for joining us.
Turkey Trek Virtual 10K Run/Walk
Location: Online, wherever you are!
Date: November 19-26, 2018
Every year, we get our bodies moving for a cause. This year, over 100 trekkers joined our Turkey Trek 10K Virtual Challenge. To view leaderboards and learn more about the event, visit our partner Health Code, click here.
Power Her Potential Expo
Location: Whole Foods Market
525 Bowie St.,
Upstairs Plaza Level
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.