“When I first arrived in Morocco over ten years ago, I was fascinated to find the remote communities of the High Atlas Mountains still living as they had done for hundreds of years – girls finishing school at the
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.
On Sunday 23rd April 2017, tens of thousands of runners will take to the streets of London for one of the world’s most iconic races, the Virgin Money London Marathon. This year, Theo Oulton from Virgin Sport, is running
What is the Eve Branson Foundation?
The mission of the Eve Branson Foundation is to enrich the lives of young people in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco through education and healthcare initiatives. The Foundation provides 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.