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“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…

Norwegian and American jewelry designers alike have been inspired by Voss Foundation and our work providing access to clean water, sanitation, and hygiene as a means to enable community development and raising awareness of the ongoing need in the region. Camilla Prytz, Trine Ditlevsen, and Tanya Ross, in Oslo, and Karen Egren in New York…

Karen Egren Jewelry has released two beautiful necklaces to benefit Voss Foundation, in celebration of World Water Day! 20% of sales from each pave drop necklace by the designer, a celebrity favorite, will be donated to Voss Foundation, supporting our work providing access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene as a means to enable community-driven…

Not only are the students at the Georges Malaika School for Girls in the Democratic Republic of the Congo thriving academically, they are also budding artists. Two of the students, Louise and Einice, made Valentine’s Day cards for our Give A Drop partners and our Women Helping Women supporters, who funded the construction of two wells. Noella Coursaris Musunka, founder of Georges Malaika Foundation, and…

Friday, December 6th at the W Hotel South Beach, Art4Water, a party and art auction, will raise funds to benefit Voss Foundation. Inspired by the Just Around the Corner Art Auction Voss Foundation hosted in Norway in 2011, Art4Water was created independently by Voss Foundation supporters to transform the Art Basel Miami Beach art buying…

Jewelry designer Carolyn Roumeguere grew up in Kenya. Born in Paris, she was raised with the Maasai tribe when her mother, a social anthropologist, married a Maasai warrior. Carolyn says, I learned from a young age that without water, there is no life. The livestock die, and the people too…I experienced living with no running…

I’m so pleased to be involved with Voss Foundation. I’ve actually been in the Milgis valley up in northern Kenya and have witnessed the work that Voss Foundation has done up there with the help of my friend Helen Douglas Dufresne. Without water there is no life. I’ve worked for the past 15 years with…

  This picture was drawn by a student in the Samburu region of Kenya, in response to the question, “What does water mean to you?” It was sent to us by our local implementing partner, Milgis Trust. We love it because it shows how having a tap near your house and being connected to water is…

This holiday, give a gift that gives back. When you purchase an item from the African Bazaar, 100% of the proceeds go to Voss Foundation, to support our mission of providing access to clean water to communities in Sub-Saharan Africa. Voss Foundation water projects improve lives—through better health, education, economic growth and empowerment, in a…

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