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We are thrilled to announce that our Fifth Annual Women Helping Women Boston event raised nearly double last year’s! We held our 2015 Boston Luncheon at Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House in the Seaport District on Thursday, June 18th. The event raised awareness and funds in support of projects that bring clean water and…

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…

Susan Fales-Hill, the award-winning television writer/producer and author, whose credits include “The Cosby Show,” “A Different World” and “Suddenly Susan,” will serve as Mistress of Ceremonies for Voss Foundation’s Fifth Annual Women Helping Women New York Luncheon on November 12th, 2014. “The best ideas are simple and the Voss Foundation is dedicated to the clear…

Voss Foundation is thrilled to introduce our 2014 Women Helping Women Co-Honoree, Kristy Caylor! Kristy is the Co-Founder, President, and Creative Director of Maiyet, a company pioneering a new luxury by creating a fashion brand that celebrates rare artisanal skills from unexpected places. “Maiyet and Voss Foundation are deeply aligned in our commitment to women’s…

Introducing one of Voss Foundation’s 2014 Women Helping Women co-honorees, Rebecca van Bergen! Rebecca van Bergen is the founder and Executive Director of Nest, a New York City non-profit organization that is working side-by-side with the world’s most promising artisans, to sustainably develop their small businesses while simultaneously promoting peace, prosperity, and female empowerment. Nest…

This event has passed, but please learn more about other Women Helping Women San Francisco Events and Projects here. A luncheon 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. For sponsorship inquiries, please contact Deborah at Deborah Hughes, Inc. at…

Our Executive Director, Kara Gerson, was quoted in The Guardian this week in an article by Leigh Stringer on brands building the foundation for sustainable business in Africa: “‘One challenge [for businesses] will be making sure moving operations to Africa is done fairly, so that both the workers and the business owners benefit from it…

We are pleased to present the completion report we just received from our 2012 Women Helping Women project in Swaziland! The Ntontozi Water and Sanitation Project addressed water, sanitation and hygiene threats faced by more than 6300 people (160 homesteads) in Ndinda and Ngyoyia in the KaNdinda Chiefdom. Our 2012 Women Helping Women events in San…

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