2023 Grant Recipients Announced
The 2023 JCK Industry Fund grant submission period is now closed. Thank you to the numerous companies who have applied for the 2023 grant. We will be in contact with you in early 2023 with more information.
About the Fund
The mission of the JCK Industry Fund is to support the jewelry industry’s long-term success and growth by providing grant funding to impactful organizations with the vision and programming to drive sustainable improvements across the industry.
Since 1997, the fund has awarded over $7 million toward program grants to support the health and success of the jewelry industry at large. Last year the JCK Industry Fund’s donations exceeded benchmarks from the past five years, totaled nearly $300,000. Eleven worthy organizations with missions including security, DEI, a sustainable industry workforce, environmental protection, and product quality secured grants.
The JCK Industry Fund’s Advisory Committee is made up of passionate, senior leaders from JCK and various categories within the industry.
Sarin Bachmann – Group Vice President, RX Jewelry Portfolio
John Green – President & CEO, Lux Bond & Green
Michael Lerche – President, Goldstar Jewellery LLC
Eddie LeVian – CEO, LeVian
Sam Sandberg – Chairman, A.Jaffe
NEW to the Committee for 2024 Submissions: Lisa Bridge – President and CEO, Ben Bridge Jeweler
The Submission Process
Who Should Apply?
Companies, organizations, and nonprofits who have an initiative that will benefit the jewelry industry as a whole including projects addressing: commerce, development, consumer confidence, advancing business practices, and diversity, equity, and inclusions.
How to Apply?
Submissions to the 2023 JCK Industry Fund are closed. If you have any questions or inquiries for the future please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Become an Industry Fund Contributor
Your contribution to the JCK Industry Fund helps support the sustainability, health, and growth of the jewelry industry at large.