What is Pearls With Purpose?

Pearls with Purpose is a social impact organization promoting self reliance through micro-enterprise in Philippines, India and Cambodia.

Every purchase of genuine pearl jewelry gives our jewelry makers greater independence and purpose and enables them to provide food and education for their children.

We invite you to partner with us through our AccessoRISE and Pearl Pledge programs.

Creating Beautiful Dignity


Lani Adalla For 20 years Lani Adalla has been working to lift herself and her family out of poverty.  The tenacious leader of the Pearls with Purpose Philippines co-op, Lani, along with husband Chris and their son Markenzie, have been able to carve out a comfortable...
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The Dragon’s Pearl

In celebration of all things mystical and magical for Halloween, we share the Dragon’s Pearl, an Ancient Chinese legend with modern application. Long ago near the River Min lived a good but poor boy and his mother.  To make money the boy would gather grass to sell in...
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Ways To Include Service Into Your Daily Routine

Here are 11 simple ways to be the person of your intentions.   Look for ways to encourage others on social media. The average person spends around 2 hours on social media every day.   Think of social media platforms as a platform to spread joy.   Use your “like”...
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Wonderfully Better than Expected

Sometimes life stinks--it’s just the worst.  Murphy’s Law reigns and you’re thinking of changing the “Murphy” to your surname since you have such a personal experience with things going wrong. But then there are those deliriously wonderful times when life is better...
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Beautiful Pearls

When people first started wearing pearls centuries ago, they wore them as a statement of beauty, wealth, power and exclusiveness.  The beauty hasn’t changed, but now your pearls can be a statement of compassion, inclusiveness and global consciousness. Our Triple Pearl...
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Pearl Pledge Highlight: Sara

  As school begins again around the US, many campuses feature a new piece of equipment: a buddy bench.  These benches on elementary school playgrounds are a place a student can sit to indicate that he or she would like a friend to play with at recess. Everyone at...
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