Jessica VapnekJessica’s connection to Africa is long and rich: she was a Peace Corps Volunteer in the former Zaire and a Fulbright Scholar in Ghana, and she has travelled to or worked in 27 other African countries during her career formerly with FAO and now a rule of law firm, Tetra Tech DPK.

Jessica worked with Focus 1000 on packaged water legislation in the summer of 2013 and since then has linked us up with several funders, bringing us more than $4000 to support our work with children and Ebola orphans