The physical aspects of a natural diamond capture a small piece of the immense joy they bring into this world. The fifth C, Community, is the real story behind diamonds and their value. Along their journey from mine to finger, natural diamonds enrich the lives of those they touch. With commitment from the industry’s responsible and sustainable partners, diamonds help to bring economic growth, education, healthcare, infrastructure development, clean water, wildlife protection, and more to towns and cities across the globe. Commitment to community creates sustainable social and economic opportunities for everyone who comes in contact with diamonds along their journey to being cherished by you.
Diamond mining provides immense opportunities for people all over the world. The industry develops local communities by providing jobs,education, and healthcare.
Surat, India is one of the major diamond manufacturing centers in the world. Nine out of ten diamonds are cut and polished in India employing over 1 million people.
Diamonds Do Good celebrates the positive impact that diamonds have on communities around the world. Supported by companies in the natural diamond industry, DDG gives back to programs…
Lester Martin: A FOURTH GENERATION JEWELER WHOSE “BEJEWELED JOURNEY” HAS MADE RELATIONSHIPS A KEY CORE VALUE.
Sample Copy: The Siegel Family has been familiar with the Princeton, New Jersey community since the doors to Hamilton Jewelers opened in 1912. After over 100 years in business and three different locations between New Jersey and Palm Beach Florida, the Siegels know what it takes to run a successful family-owned business: relationships.
“One of Hamilton’s core values is relationships, because we don’t just do business in our communities…we live in them, and we cherish our strong ties to them,” Hamilton President Hank Seigel said.
Because of their continued involvement with members of their community, Hamilton has committed to giving back to reach the needs of their communities. Whether their donations help healthcare, education, the arts, the environment, military and veterans, or mental health, Hamilton Jewelers helps their customers by meeting practical needs in their community.
Hamilton Jewelers has committed to helping give back through donating money, giving one-of-a-kind pieces to be auctioned off, and offering up their event venue space to host organizations lunches and dinner.
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