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Whole Planet Travels to Arequipa, Peru

By Steve Wanta, June 27, 2009  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Steve Wanta
Steve Wanta and Phillip Sansone of the Whole Planet Foundation meet with women entrepreneurs of Peru who have benefited from microloans from the Whole Planet Foundation. In less than one year, working with Pro Mujer, The Whole Planet Foundation has provided loans to over 1200 woman. This capital has allowed these entrepreneurs to grow their businesses, provide for their families and plan for the future in ways that were previously unavailable.




Jonathan hochberg says ...
The whole planet foundation is modeling great leadership in it's partnership with the grameen Bank. By providing micro-credits to poor woman in developing nations, families are rising out of Poverity. Many fail to comprehend that 4 of the 6 billion of us on the planet live in poverty. Conscious Capitalism is the visionary path for the success of our future corporations. Kudos to the foundations for helping to pave the way! J hochberg Http://treesforhumanity. Org
06/27/2009 9:11:26 PM CDT
Uncle Pat and Aimee says ...
Hey Steven! Can't wait for each new blog. Keep up the amazing work. We'll continue to share these with everyone.
06/30/2009 12:01:15 PM CDT