At JR Dunn we are thrilled to help the Simmons Jewelry Company's Diamond Empowerment Fund. Together with our amazing customers we are helping empower Africa and Africans through strong educational initiatives
Lighthouse Point, FL (PRWEB) June 24, 2008
JR Dunn Jewelers, a leading Florida based jeweler and the web's largest designer jewelry store, has contributed nearly $17,000 to the Diamond Empowerment Fund through its sale of the "Green Bracelet" by Simmons Jewelry Co.
Founded in 2007, The Diamond Empowerment Fund™ (D.E.F.) is a non-profit international organization with the mission to raise money to support education initiatives that develop and empower economically disadvantaged people in African nations where diamonds are a natural resource.
The Simmons Jewelry "Green Bracelet" is the symbol of the Diamond Empowerment Fund. It is made of a conflict-free rough diamond and malachite, resources native to the African continent. 50 percent of the net profits from the sale of the "Green Bracelet" go directly to support educational programs in Africa.
The bracelet has become a hit with celebrities looking to support African empowerment. This list includes Eddie Murphy, Jinx da Juvy, Brett Ratner, Ivana Trump, LL Cool J, Mischa Barton, Eva Pigford purchased her green bracelet from JR Dunn (America's Next Top Model), Cindy Crawford, Vanessa Minillo, Orlando Jones, Kim Kardashian, Pete Wentz & Ashlee Simpson, Teri Hatcher, Bow Wow & Omarion, Beyonce, Serena Williams, Penelope Cruz, Kenny G, President Bill Clinton, Usher, Jon Voight, Naomi Campbell, Super Model Helena Christensen, Ludacris, Kimora Lee Simmons, Forest Whitaker, T.I., Denzel Washington, Vanessa Hudgen, Petra Nemcova, Chris Tucker, and Paris Hilton.
"At JR Dunn we are thrilled to help the Simmons Jewelry Company's Diamond Empowerment Fund. Together with our amazing customers we are helping empower Africa and Africans through strong educational initiatives," stated Sean Dunn, owner of JR Dunn.
About JR Dunn:
J.R Dunn has been a leader in the jewelery and diamond business since 1969. JR Dunn cares about the people of Africa. We sell only conflict-free diamonds and diamonds in compliance with the UN Resolutions and the Kimberley Process. Specializing in top of the line brands, including Simmons Hello Kitty, Konstantino Treasures, and Pianegonda , JRDunn.com offers the same service and quality expected from the J.R. Dunn name.