Advanced Search

Royal Asscher Wins JCK Jewelers Choice Award

Mar 10, 2010 4:11 PM   By Jeff Miller
Comment Comment Email Email Print Print Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Share Share

RAPAPORT... Royal Asscher won first place in the 2010 JCK Jewelers Choice Awards for Best Ring Design in the $5,001 to $10,000 category for its Stars of Africa collection.

star of africa

The company's Stars of Africa rings incorporate floating diamonds in a fluid-filled, sapphire glass dome. The collection is comprised of three styles that are available in two sizes — medium and large —in 18-karat white gold, rose gold or yellow gold.
The collection was created to benefit Royal Asscher's fundraising initiative, Star of Africa. The initiative recently partnered  with the Diamond Empowerment Fund®  (D.E.F.) to which Royal Asscher has guaranteed a minimum donation of $50,000 that will contribute to the group's scholar program.  The funding generated from the sale of items from the collection will help sponsor students from Sierra Leone attending the African Leadership Academy (ALA) in Johannesburg, South Africa.  


Tags: Fair Trade, JCK, Jeff Miller, South Africa
Similar Articles
Kay Signet 150 120517Signet Facing Probe over Credit Practices
Dec 06, 2017
US authorities are investigating Signet Jewelers over its credit operations, the retailer revealed in a Securities and
Comments: (0)  Add comment Add Comment
Arrange Comments Last to First
© Copyright 1978-2017 by Martin Rapaport. All rights reserved. Index®, RapNet®, Rapaport®, PriceGrid™, Diamonds.Net™, and JNS®; are TradeMarks of Martin Rapaport.
While the information presented is from sources we believe reliable, we do not guarantee the accuracy or validity of any information presented by Rapaport or the views expressed by users of our internet service.