It’s officially Summer and the fruit saplings planted by Virgin Atlantic’s volunteers are now bearing the fruits of their labours. Water shortages can be a constant matter of concern in the region during the dry summer months and we
Skills.Our philosophy is to develop initiatives that empower young people with lifelong skills.
Enriching Communities.We collaborate to enrich the lives of Berber people living in Morocco's Atlas Mountain villages.
programmes lead to the creation of marketable products & economic self-sufficiency.
& Happy People.We work hand in hand to preserve and celebrate the rich traditions of these unique communities.
& Participation.The Foundation helps to build positive relationships, teaching vocational and artisan skills in a safe and trusted environment.
This year, The Eve Branson Foundation turns ten and to mark the moment, we are developing three new projects in collaboration with our partners, aimed at enriching the lives of more local people. Read on to find out how
What is the Eve Branson Foundation?
The mission of the Eve Branson Foundation is to improve the lives of young people in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco through business, education and health care initiatives. The Foundation provides them with educational opportunities, vocational training, access to work space, tools and other necessary resources to create marketable goods. As a result, more local girls and boys have the possibility of becoming economically self-sufficient and able to generate an income to support themselves and their families.
A film about our founder, Eve Branson:
Created by Adam Kreutner.
You can also find out more about our work in this beautiful video, created in collaboration with Virgin Limited Edition:
Homepage photography courtesy of Charlie Dailey.