Movie for Microcredit Night benefiting Whole Planet Foundation
Friday, March 29, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, CA
Golden Road has something brewing on their lawn next month. The popular local brewery will host a new event, Movie for Microcredit, which includes a special screening to benefit Whole Planet Foundation. On Friday, March 29, 2013, Golden Road Brewing will reel out “TO CATCH A DOLLAR: Muhammad Yunus Banks on America,” which is a documentary that follows Nobel Peace Prize winner Professor Yunus as he brings his unique and revolutionary microfinance program to the US.
In addition to the screening, Golden Road Brewing will also be serving $3 cans and wine. The event will also include raffle drawings with prizes such as gift baskets, a tour of Golden Road Brewing and gift certificates to various Los Angeles restaurants and businesses.
Tickets include complimentary Whole Trade Guarantee Popcorn Indiana popcorn and Guayaki Tea. Guests of all ages are welcome.
When & Where
Whole Planet Foundation & Golden Road Brewing
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 the chance to create or expand a home-based business and lift themselves and their families out of poverty. As of February 2013, Whole Planet Foundation is funding microlending programs through microfinance institution partners in the U.S. and across 54 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, supporting more than 1.5 million people with a chance for a better life.