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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…

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…

Voss Foundation was established with a singular idea: that a lack of access to clean water should not impede development in Sub-Saharan Africa. In 2008, this was what inspired then-VOSS-CEO Knut Brundtland, our founder, as he learned of the lack of access to such a vital resource and contemplated his responsibility as the CEO of…

Over four hundred people in James Town Annex, Liberia gained access to clean water this fall thanks to the the personal giving campaign of former Voss Foundation intern, Christina Rydland. The well, one of the eleven Voss Foundation has funded in Liberia this year with implementing partner FACE Africa, included the rehabilitation of a broken manual hand pump, local capacity-building…

Need a great gift or a decorative accessory to liven up your home? Check out our new, handmade items from Swaziland! Our Program Assistant, Kathleen Yaworsky, visited our completed 2012 Women Helping Women project in Swaziland last month. While there, she toured the workshops of our local partners, Gone Rural boMake and Rosecraft, spoke with…

Purchase tickets online Please join VOSS FOUNDATION for our 4th Annual WOMEN HELPING WOMEN luncheon in New York Honoring Maya Haile Samuelsson Thursday, November 14th, 2013 Dream Downtown 355 W 16th Street 11:30am-1:30pm We invite you to join us to help improve the lives of African women and their families by providing access to clean water….

Please join VOSS FOUNDATION for our 2nd Annual WOMEN HELPING WOMEN San Francisco Thursday, October 17th, 2013 The Kellems-Dominik Ballroom 2383 Union Street 6-9pm The generous support of our San Francisco community at the 2012 Women Helping Women San Francisco Luncheon contributed to the construction of 5 wells and 99 sanitation facilities, benefitting 6,300 people in the Ntontozi Manzini…

  This year, Voss Foundation completed a water and sanitation project in the KaNdinda Chiefdom in Swaziland with the generous support of our Women Helping Women 2012 donors. This project benefits approximately 6,300 people and to combat the water, sanitation, and hygiene challenges faced by the female artisans affiliated with Gone Rural and Rosecraft, two…

Please join VOSS FOUNDATION for our 2nd Annual WOMEN HELPING WOMEN San Francisco Thursday, October 17th, 2013 The Kellems-Dominik Ballroom 2383 Union Street 6-9pm Suzy Kellems-Dominik and Charlot Malin invite you to join them for an exclusive evening to improve the lives of African women and their families with access to clean water, and to celebrate global female empowerment….

Our 2012 Give A Drop water project in Tegolhay, Ethiopia is now complete! The Give A Drop campaign is a partnership between Project Clean Water, Virgin Unite, and the Voss Foundation to address the worldwide water problem. Give A Drop supports water projects in Sub-Saharan Africa, implemented by Voss Foundation and on-the-ground partners. Thanks to all your…

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