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This Spring, Voss Foundation, Virgin Unite, and Jewel‘s Project Clean Water will celebrate five fruitful years of collaboration on the Give A Drop campaign to raise money for Voss Foundation’s water projects in Sub-Saharan Africa! In 1997, recording artist, author, actress, and philanthropist Jewel founded Project Clean Water after experiencing for herself what it was…

What could be a better testament to your love than to ask your friends and family to give access to clean water, sanitation, and hygiene to communities in Africa in your name? On this day celebrating love, Voss Foundation wants to thank all the generous couples who have added Voss Foundation to their wedding gift…

The Bergum Family has raised over a million Norwegian kroner in memory of their daughter and sister Lene Maria! Read on in Norwegian, or scroll down for an English translation. Voss Foundation vil gjerne få gratulere familien Bergum som har greid å samle inn 1 million kroner til organisasjonen “Lene Maria for rent vann”. Etter…

Sometimes implementation of our water projects doesn’t go according to plan, despite careful advance work and assessments. In such situations, Voss Foundation is glad to be working with trusted partners in whom we place great confidence. On Monday, FACE Africa, Voss Foundation’s implementing partner in Liberia, informed us that, due to unforeseen environmental challenges, work…

“Clean water means abundant life,” says Latham Thomas; a tremendous endorsement from an expert in the abundancy of life. Latham is a maternity lifestyle maven and women’s wellness and birth coach, on the vanguard of transforming the maternal and women’s wellness movement. A graduate of Columbia University and The Institute for Integrative Nutrition, Latham is…

“I think the reason [Voss Foundation’s]work is important is because… over vaccines, over health, over food… water is really the main goal that connects all the communities,” says Sophie Ann Terrisse. “When you fly over Africa and… see all those little huts and villages, you can actually see how isolated they are and it really…

Dear Friends, Voss Foundation’s fifth year is coming to an end and we have much to celebrate! In this anniversary year, we funded the construction of 16 clean water access points and 49 sanitation facilities in Kenya, Liberia, and Swaziland! That brings us to a total of 68 clean water access points and 159 sanitation…

Our Executive Director Kara Gerson “was honored” to accept Applause Africa‘s African Diaspora Award for Voss Foundation’s work as a Friend of Africa on November 30th. “Voss Foundation is the vision of our Founder and President, Knut Brundtland,” Kara said from the podium, “and it has been a privilege to be able to execute that…

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…

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