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Sixth Annual Women Helping Women New York A luncheon and African Bazaar to improve the lives of African women and their communities by providing access to clean water, sanitation, and hygiene; and to celebrate global female empowerment. Thursday, November 5th 12:00PM African Bazaar opens | 12:30PM Luncheon Stephan Weiss Studio 711 Greenwich Street PURCHASE TICKETS NOW…

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…

“When I met the women of the Samburu tribe, I was struck by their tremendous strength,” says Norwegian jewelry artist Trine Ditlevsen. “Their struggles and endurance are incomprehensible for us to ever grasp.” Trine joined Voss Foundation on a donor trip to the opening ceremony of our Swari, Kenya, Women Helping Women clean water project…

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…

Designer Karen Egren’s exquisite jewelry will be doing more than just sparkling this season. As part of the United Nations’ International Year of Water Cooperation 2013, Karen has created a new socially conscious line, exclusively for Voss Foundation. Karen Egren was personally motivated to get involved after learning of Voss Foundation’s mission, to provide clean…

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