The Ladies of the Jewelia Project

A Community’s Best Friend

"Diamonds are a girl's best friend,” at least according to Marilyn Monroe, but she had no idea that the brilliant gems could also foster friendships and save thousands of lives in a community.

That's what has happened with a single necklace, donated by Fort Pierce jeweler Greg Childress, and the women who have shared it and her mission with the entire Treasure Coast..

For over 4 years, 31 women shared Jewelia and together raised over $600,000.

Read Jewelia's Story