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 JEWELER WHOSE “BEJEWELED JOURNEY” HAS MADE GIVING BACK AND RELATIONSHIP BUILDING KEY TO OUR CORE VALUES.
The Lester Martin Jewelers has been serving Montgomery County since 1987. Over the course of 35 years and two different locations, we continue to support our community while running a successful family-owned business. Like most small businesses in our area, we live and work in our community. Key to our core values are relationship building and giving back. Lester Martin Jewelers has committed to giving back, through monetary and jewelry donations. We contribute to our local community by supporting groups such as local schools, religious organizations, and civic groups. On a more global scale we give back to the mining communities where many of our gemstones are ethically sourced. We also support Jewelers for Children, the National Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, Gem Legacy, and Diamonds Do Good.
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