Whole Foods Market Suppliers are Alleviating Poverty Together

Sandy Mariscal Foundation News, Supplier Partnerships 1 Comment

Join us in celebrating 13 years of poverty alleviation! In 2005, Whole Foods Market chose microcredit as the vehicle by which it would support global communities where the company sources products. A company-wide Global 5% Day on October 25th resulted in $525,000, which launched Whole Planet Foundation’s mission to fund …

Co-Chairman of the Board to Match Donations on 10/25

Olivia Hayden Events, Foundation News, Supplier Partnerships, Whole Foods Market Stores 4 Comments

Every year on October 25th, we celebrate Poverty Is Unnecessary Day with supplier partners in the Poverty is Unnecessary Fund, who have pledged to collectively give $200,000 next year to alleviate poverty through our microfinance partners in 68 countries. This week, we received good news from Whole Planet Foundation’s Co-Chairman …