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On November 5th, Voss Foundation’s Sixth Annual Women Helping Women (WHW) New York Luncheon and African Bazaar  raised over $107,000 to fund the water and sanitation infrastructure for Good Future and Hope Foundation’s five new homes, which will provide safe accommodations to homeless children and orphans in the Nakisunga region of Uganda. Over 2oo supporters…

In late June, fashion editors, designers, stylists, buyers, photographers, and taste-makers gathered for Voss Foundation’s second annual African Bazaar Committee curating event. Once again, the evening was hosted in the offices of fashion PR firm Deborah Hughes Inc., amidst the racks of beautiful designer clothes – a perfect setting for our exquisite, exotic artisan-made goods…

Voss Foundation’s Fifth Annual Women Helping Women New York Luncheon and African Bazaar, on November 12th at the Dream Downtown, was attended by 223 guests and is on track to bring in over $100,000, making it our biggest and most successful single Women Helping Women event to date! Mistress of Ceremonies, Susan Fales-Hill, wowed the…

“It felt like traveling without a passport!” -Legendary fashion photographer, Andrea Blanch. On Monday, July 21st, Voss Foundation gathered our African Bazaar Committee at the Deborah Hughes Inc. offices to curate our 2014 African Bazaar. Celebrity stylist Robert Verdi, Andrea Blanch, designer Bonnie Young, jewelry designer McKenzie Liautaud, lifestyle guru to the stars, Latham Thomas, and Etienne Aigner‘s…

Long-time Voss Foundation supporters artist Beth O’Donnell, jewelry designer Carolyn Roumeguere and Bill Cummings and Bernt Heiberg of Heiberg Cummings Design invite you for an open studio, jewelry trunk show, and African Bazaar in East Hampton, NY, celebrating Voss Foundation’s six years of providing access to clean water in Kenya with Milgis Trust. Friday, August…

This year’s Women Helping Women and African Bazaar tote bags will be designed by Women Helping Women New York committee member and fashion designer Bonnie Young. “I am thrilled to be on the committee of this year’s Voss Foundation Women Helping Women New York Luncheon,” Bonnie told us recently. “When I was first asked by…

beautiful. ethical. exotic. October 17th is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. On FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18th, you can do your part by shopping VOSS FOUNDATION’S AFRICAN BAZAAR 2-6PM 2383 UNION STREET SAN FRANCISCO Featuring curated artisan-made jewelry, accessories, home goods, and more from the Sub-Saharan African countries where Voss Foundation funds clean water…

A myriad of beautiful, unusual, and useful items are on their way across the Atlantic and onto the shelves of Voss Foundation’s New York office. The African Bazaar, which debuted at our New York Women Helping Women Luncheon in 2011 as a way to share the same artisan-made goods that our staff would purchase from…

Did you know you can host your own Voss Foundation African Bazaar trunk show, where you can showcase beautiful pieces handmade in Africa that raise funds for clean water projects? That’s just what one of our our longtime supporters and Women Helping Women New York committee members did this weekend! Maryli Karske invited friends to…

Anne Vilkati works with Gone Rural, an artisan group in Swaziland with which Voss Foundation has partnered to provide access to clean water to its members and their communities. Our 2012 Women Helping Women clean water project funded the construction of 5 wells and 33 latrines in Ndinda and Ngoyiya, in the Middleveld region. Currently,…

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