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Steve Wanta

Global Program Director

Whole Planet Foundation

HQ Phone:  (512) 477-4455

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Whole Planet Foundation

550 Bowie Street

Austin, Texas,78703

United States

Company Description

Founded in 2005, Whole Planet Foundation is a Whole Foods Market foundation that funds poverty alleviation worldwide where the company sources products. The nonprofit's mission is to empower the poor living in developing-world communities with microcredit and ...more

Background Information

Employment History

Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer

justCommunity Inc


Cofounder and Chief Executive Officer

Xco


Business Development Manager

Unisys Corporation


Affiliations

SXSW Inc

Advisory Board


Center 61

Founder


empowerzambia.com

ADVISORY BOARD Member


July 12 , Capital City African American Chamber of Commerce

Board Member


Capital City African American Chamber of Commerce

Board Member


Peace Corps

Volunteer


Education

BA

Spanish

University of Minnesota


degrees

Business and Spanish

University of Minnesota


Web References(56 Total References)


Advisory Board | SXSW Eco | Austin, Texas

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SXSW Eco Advisory Board - Steve Wanta
Steve Wanta Global Program Director | Whole Planet Foundation


Steve Wanta | SXSW Eco | Austin, Texas

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Steve Wanta
SXSW Eco Advisory Board - Steve Wanta Global Program Director | Whole Planet Foundation As the Global Program Director for Whole Foods Market's foundation, Whole Planet Foundation, Steve is responsible for overseeing a portfolio of microfinance projects spanning 61 countries. Before joining the Foundation, Steve served in the Peace Corps working alongside rural Guatemalan farmers in an effort to improve their livelihoods. Steve is passionate about the principles of Conscious Capitalism to make lasting change in the world and is an active member of Austin's growing Social Entrepreneur scene.


philanthropitch.org

Steve Wanta, Executive Program Director of Whole Planet Foundation


www.wholeplanetfoundation.org

Steve Wanta
Steve Wanta Steve is passionate about microfinance and other business solutions that are improving the lives of the poor. He was hired by Whole Planet Foundation in March 2006 as the Field Program Manager to support the creation of new microfinance institutions in Guatemala and Costa Rica in partnership with Grameen Trust. Only months prior to beginning with the Foundation, Steve had completed his two years of service in the Peace Corps working with rural Guatemalan farmers implementing business solutions in an effort to improve their livelihoods. His international development experience coupled with his previous work in business development in the technology industry help Steve to bridge between people struggling to make ends meet and leaders looking to understand the challenges of the poor. Now as the Global Program Director, Steve is responsible for overseeing and expanding Whole Planet Foundation's portfolio of microfinance projects around the world. Steve is proud to be a 2008 Whole Foods Market Global All-Star, an avid rugby player, and a fluent Spanish speaker.


AARO Members Elizabeth Christian and Susan Dawson with McBee Fellow Dan Graham at Philanthropitch | Austin Area Research Organization (AARO)

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Here, five of the judges and the deserving winner, left to right: Elizabeth Christian, president of Elizabeth Christian & Associates Public Relations; Dan Graham, founder and CEO of BuildASign.com, the creator of the night's event, and 2013 AARO McBee Fellow; Gail Pope, managing partner at Vineyard Investment Advisors; Susan Dawson, founder of the E3 Alliance; Chris Steiner, senior associate at Austin Ventures; and Steve Wanta, executive program director of Whole Planet Foundation and there that night representing Innovation+.


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