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Mr. Steve Wanta

Global Program Director

Whole Planet Foundation

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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 ... more

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Board Member
July 12 , Capital City African American Chamber of Commerce

Board Member
Capital City African American Chamber of Commerce

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University of Minnesota


Business and Spanish

University of Minnesota

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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.

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"Austin has the potential to be the center for social innovation in the world," says Steven Wanta, executive program director for the Whole Planet Foundation, which has provided $52 million in microloans to Whole Foods Market suppliers around the globe.

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Whole Planet Foundation

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Steve Wanta is the Executive Program Director of Whole Foods Market's foundation, the Whole Planet Foundation. In his role he oversees the Foundation's global portfolio of microfinance projects in nearly 50 countries. Since beginning in 2006, Steve has been instrumental in defining the programmatic strategy and developing a team to execute the ambitious expansion plans of the Foundation. He is passionate about microfinance and other business solutions that are improving the lives of the poor.

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