Shop With Purpose
Providing the buyer with a unique gift, purchasing finely crafted jewelry gives women in developing countries an opportunity to earn a decent living.
Empowering Women
When you purchase a piece of jewelry made from one of our artisans you help create hope and self-sustainability in women throughout the world.
Mentoring and Teaching
Provide artisans, primarily women, in underdeveloped countries the opportunity to learn the art of jewelry making along with personal development and business skills training.
Finely Crafted Jewelry
Grade-A South Seas Pearls, Austrian Swarovski Crystals, Larimar, semi-precious gemstones, sterling silver or stainless steel.
Shop With Purpose
Providing the buyer with a unique gift, purchasing finely crafted jewelry gives women in developing countries an opportunity to earn a decent living.
Empowering Women
When you purchase a piece of jewelry made from one of our artisans you help create hope and self-sustainability in women throughout the world.
Mentoring and Teaching
Provide artisans, primarily women, in underdeveloped countries the opportunity to learn the art of jewelry making along with personal development and business skills training.
Finely Crafted Jewelry
Grade-A South Seas Pearls, Austrian Swarovski Crystals, Larimar, semi-precious gemstones, sterling silver or stainless steel.

Handmade and Heart made for Long Term Self-Reliance

Shop Our Collections

Necklaces

52 products

Bracelets

35 products

Earrings

25 products

Rings

19 products

Featured Products

Because of the handcrafted nature of our products, variations may occur in color, size, and design, so no two pieces will ever be identical.

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Zip Charm
  • $20.00
  • $10.00
01 DONATION
  • $0.00

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Stud Earrings Small
  • $30.00
  • $15.00

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Rakhi Bracelet
  • $20.00
  • $10.00

Sale

Mahal Necklace
  • $50.00
  • $25.00

Sale

Lotus Flower Ring - Dusk Pearls
  • $110.00
  • $55.00

Sale

Birthstone Bracelet Adult Sized
  • $50.00
  • $25.00

Sale

Rakhi Bracelet - Pink and Blue
  • $20.00
  • $10.00

Our Story

Bringing long term self-reliance to women in developing countries

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Blog Posts

Stories and articles that inspire us to do more...

The Woman in the Road: COVID 19

Our training team was on our first trip to India in 2010. We began in southern India in the leprosy colony Barathapurham. A small group of us walke...

Larimar Wire Wrapping Training in the Dominican Republic

Pearls With Purpose, a program under the direction of Mentors International has trained women rescued from human trafficking in the Dominican Repub...

January is Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention Month

The reasons for human trafficking vary from country to country, but many agree that poverty is one of the primary causes of human trafficking. Low ...

New Products from Peru

We are excited to announce that Pearls With Purpose is now selling hand-crafted jewelry from Peru. Gemstones are hand-crushed with a mortar and pes...

Dragon Pearl

In celebration of all things mystical and magical for Halloween, we share the Dragon’s Pearl, an Ancient Chinese legend with modern application. Lo...

Our Inspiring Artisans

Angelica

After 8 years in the sex trade, Angelica has been living at the aftercare facility called Mercy Workshop since 2017.  She is a mom with two daughte...

Alejandra

Alejandra is single mother with three children, ages 4, 7, and 11. She learned the art of making paper rolled beads about 5 years ago. She was maki...

Niurca

Niurca was first rescued from Human Trafficking 8 years ago. She lived at the Leche Y Miel aftercare facility for a month and then went back to pro...

Nica

“I love creating and designing jewelry. When I am having a bad day, I go get my kit and I start creating. Each twist, bend, and curl is creating so...

Erika

Erika is only 17 years old, but in her short life, she has experienced many hardships. She was sold at the age of 12 into human trafficking. It was...

Veniela

Veniela was rescued 4 years ago from Human Trafficking and is now one of the “House Moms”. She has a heart of gold and having been in the shoes of ...

Liss

When we first met Liss she had only been living in the aftercare facility for about three months. She is 21, and the mother of 3 children, under th...

Kalaiselvi

KALAISELVI - Co-op Manager since 2012, India Eight years ago Kalaiselvi was pregnant with her second child and wanted to help support her family. K...

Christopher Adalla

Christopher Adalla - Co-op Co-Manager since 2008, Philippines Married to Lani it seemed only natural for Chris to be highly involved in the co-op. ...

LeLani Adalla

LeLani Adalla - Co-Op Manager since 2002, Philippines LeLani understands poverty. She was born and raised in a squatters village with eight other s...

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Testimonials

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“Best customer service, incredible quality, and SUCH a worthy cause- I love this organization!”

Linda L.

“Both people were so helpful and lovely. They helped me find exactly what I needed and shared so many beautiful stories of these women in developing countries I was about crying at their booth!”

Rene T.

“Thank you for your time and best to you in the wonderful work you do. From your new friend and sister in all your endeavors!”

Julie

“I’m so glad I met you in California! What you are doing is CHANGING LIVES around the world! I will always support organizations such as yours”

Jami B.

“Saw the jewelry, heard the stories, shopped. Sent everyone from my work over- they shopped. Thank you for making a difference in the world”

Juls

“I love my bracelet- I wear it ALL the time and when I look at it I feel as though I KNOW the woman who made it. I feel her love. I feel I helped her in some small way.” Jewelry with a difference, that’s what Pearls with Purpose is all about”

Jennifer N.

“Genuine pearls, genuine love, connection at multiple levels- LOVE this company!”

Jill

“My heart is always seeking organizations that make a difference- and Pearls is the REAL deal- They walk the walk- the jewelry is handmade and heartmade and they use high quality materials for all their pieces.

Jyl L.

"I love the story behind them, I love wearing the jewelry, gifting it to all my friends, and I love that SO MANY women are helped with each piece. Whenever I am looking to give a gift to someone PWP is the first place I shop—because I KNOW the money goes to deserving women.”

Sarah