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Voss Foundation Executive Director Kara Gerson talked to Teresa when she visited Liberia last May. Teresa told her what life was like before we brought clean water to the Hope Mission School in Paynesville. She was happy things have changed!

  The first of the five hand pumps included in the Lene Maria for Clean Water project in Rivercess is now complete, providing access to 400 people in Sengbloh! We’re proud to be launching our County-by-County program in the River Cess with the Voss Foundation and look forward to working together to address the county’s…

Our Executive Director, Kara Gerson, attended the WASH Sustainability Forum at the World Bank in Washington, DC on March 11-12, hosted by The World Bank Group, UNICEF, Global Water Challenge, WASH Advocates, Aguaconsult, and the IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre. We asked her to report back on the event: Hi Voss Foundation supporters! I…

Voss Foundation is pleased to announce our third project in Liberia in collaboration with FACE Africa! Rivercess is also the third project funded by Lene Maria for Rent Vann, an incredible grassroots campaign in Norway, started by the Bergum family. This project will provide access to clean water and sanitation to approximately 3,500 people in five different…

Voss Foundation is pleased to announce our second project in Liberia in collaboration with FACE Africa! Kpor Town is also the second project funded by Lene Maria for Rent Vann, an incredible grassroots campaign in Norway, started by the Bergum family. The Kpor Town water project includes the construction and installation of one hand dug…

It’s so important to us to be able to follow up with our project partners, to see how Voss Foundation clean water projects are impacting the community – even years after project completion! In our 2012 video, we noted that the opening ceremony is just the beginning – Voss Foundation clean water projects are an…

  *The cost of each item is pulled directly from the budgets of Voss Foundation’s 2012 water projects – these are not averages, but actual line items from real proposals, that make a real difference in people’s lives through access to clean water and sanitation. Click on the following to view the detailed descriptions and…

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Management Committees are essential to ensure the sustainability of community water systems. Voss Foundation has observed over the years, throughout the implementation of our various projects, how important it is that the community feels responsible for and has developed the capacity to manage the maintenance and operation of its own…

  Voss Foundation’s 2012 video details our commitment to excellence, as we follow up with our partners and projects for years after completion, to ensure the continued success of our clean water initiatives.

Voss Foundation was blown away by the overwhelming response Women Helping Women received in our West Coast debut this year!  Women Helping Women San Francisco was a sold-out event at over 120 guests, and the enthusiasm and support in the room were undeniable!  We would like to thank our sponsors and committee members once again…

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