October 30, 2016 6:55 pm admin
Kay Cameron Jewelers of Sayville announced it has nominated Matthew’s Giving Tree for the Jewelers for Children (JFC) Local Grant Program.
JFC, a non-profit organization founded by the jewelry industry in 1999 is dedicated to helping children in need. The recently launched Local Grant Program has set aside $50,000 to fund ten $5,000 grants for local children’s charities around the country. Jewelers had the opportunity to nominate their favorite local, children’s charity. Public voting on the Jewelers for Children Facebook page (www.facebook.com/JewelersforChildren) will determine the top ten vote-getters to receive the grants.
“We were pleased to participate in the third year of this exciting program from Jewelers for Children!” says Kay of Kay Cameron Jewelers. “It is such an easy way to help support the excellent work Matthew’s Giving Tree does locally to improve the quality of life for the children of our community. Now, we’re trying to get the word out to the public to vote so Matthew’s Giving Tree receives one of these generous grants.”
Voting is simple. Individuals wishing to participate can go the Jewelers for Children Facebook page (www.facebook.com/JewelersforChildren) anytime between November 7, and November 18, click on Matthew’s Giving Tree from among the nominees; then encourage others to visit the page and vote, too.
“Pulling together, we can help provide some much needed funding for Matthew’s Giving Tree,” Kay says. “One minute of your time, one vote, $5,000. What could be easier?”
ABOUT KAY CAMERON JEWELERS
Founded in 1982, Kay Cameron Jewelers is recognized locally for its diverse selection of engagement and bridal rings, timepieces and fine jewelry from some of today’s most sought after designers, as well as its knowledgeable staff and superior services. Kay Cameron Jewelers is located at 48 Main St., Sayville. For more information about their products or services, please call (631)-567-1698 or visit them online at www.kaycameronjewelers.com.
ABOUT JEWELERS FOR CHILDREN
Jewelers for Children was founded in 1999 by the U.S. jewelry industry with the mission of helping children in need. Since its inception, JFC has donated more than $51 million to programs benefiting children whose lives have been affected by illness, abuse, or neglect through charity partners such as St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, the Make-A-Wish® America, the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, and the National CASA Association. JFC also provides support to the Make-A-Wish® International and the Santa-America Fund. JFC’s nationwide success is due to the continuing generosity of jewelry trade organizations, jewelry and watch manufacturing companies, jewelry retail stores, individual jewelry professionals, and jewelry consumers. For more information, visit the JFC website at jewelersforchildren.org.
Submitted by Daria Dorney