Jewelers for Children held its 14th Annual Facets of Hope event in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on June 3.
Andrew shares his experiences in the foster care system and how CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) helped him to get where he is today.
The event, which attracted more than 1,600 industry guests, recognized Pamela Mortensen of J.C.Penney and Ruth Batson of the American Gem Society as well as adolescents who have been impacted by the organization.
Alex talks about his experience shooting a Jewelers for Children PSA with actress Marcia Gay Harden.
This year, Jewelers for Children raised more than $2.5 million. Since the charity’s founding in 1999, more than $40 million has been donated to organization’s such as St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the Make-A-Wish Foundation of America, and the National CASA Association.
Maggie shares her experience during cancer treatment and how she now works at St. Jude, the hospital that saved her life (photos courtesy of JFC).