Here are seven more brands who pledge to support microloans for women entrepreneurs through the WholePlanet Foundation when you purchase their products at your local Whole Foods this December.
During the month of December, $0.10 from 88 Acres Seed Butters sold in select Whole Foods Market stores will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation.
“We believe in giving back. We donate a minimum of 5% of our profits to charity annually. We’re proud to support other female entrepreneurs with Whole Planet Foundation, donating $0.10 of each item sold in select Whole Foods Market stores during the month of December,” says Tari.
“As a minority-run business, we’ve chosen to support Whole Planet Foundation this holiday season because we want to empower women microentrepreneurs in global communities,” said Shira Berk, Founder of Goodie Girl.”
With every Goodie Girl cookie product sold in select Whole Foods Market stores, 3% of sales will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation.
The team at Greyston Bakery says of the partnership: “During this holiday season and at a time when there is so much turmoil and inequality in the world, it’s comforting to know that Whole Planet Foundation continues to help alleviate poverty by lifting up some of the poorest entrepreneurs throughout the world with microloans. Greyston Bakery is proud to be a supporter of this life-changing mission. We also believe in helping others and we’ve been practicing that for over 35 years through our Open Hire™ policy where people with barriers to employment get hired – no questions asked.”
With every purchase of a Greyston Bakery brownie at select Whole Foods Market stores, $0.25 will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation.
Founder and CSO, Vanessa Dew says, “Whole Planet Foundation is aligned to Health-Ade’s values through and through. One of Health-Ade’s main pillars of growth is built upon the entrepreneurial spirit and the extent to which we can support others to ‘follow their gut’, particularly when making huge social impact, is a position we will always take. The opportunity Whole Planet Foundation offers to tenacious, innovative, hardworking entrepreneurs that need access to resources to rise up from poverty is priceless. We are proud partners of that mission especially during this season of giving, where everyone involved in making the future brighter, like Whole Planet Foundation, deserves a little Holiday Cheers!”
For every purchase of Health-Ade’s Holiday Cheers kombucha at select Whole Foods Market stores, $0.10 will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation.
“Whole Planet Foundation totally lines up with our core values of Do the Right Thing & Empower our customers and each other! Love, love, love working to make a positive change in this world,” says Kelly, founder of Mop Top.
With every purchase of MopTop products in select Whole Foods Market stores during the month of December, $0.50 will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation.
Through years of partnership with Whole Planet Foundation, The Republic of Tea has witnessed first-hand the incredible impact and success that comes from microfinance, empowering and lifting women and families out of poverty around the world where they source fine teas and herbs.
During the month of December, $1.50 from every tin of Biodynamic Holiday Chai sold in select Whole Foods Market stores will be donated to Whole Planet Foundation.
Learn more by visiting wholeplanetfoundation.org
Whole Foods Market has established three independent nonprofit foundations to address significant global issues.