Loss
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, [...]
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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 [...]
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Ways to Include Service Into Your Daily Routine
Here are 11 simple ways to be the person of your intentions. 1. Look for ways to encourage others on social media. The average person spends around 2 hours on [...]
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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. [...]
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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 [...]
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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 [...]
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A Beautiful Tomorrow
A Beautiful Tomorrow: Supporting Education Thanks to Believe International and all those who support Pearls with Purpose, these children will have the opportunity to get an education. In 2004, Pearls [...]
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Creating Pearls with Purpose
Wendy Bird thought she was going to be creating jewelry in Utah.  Instead she ended up creating opportunities for families internationally. In 2002 Wendy woke up one morning and checked [...]
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Pearl Pledge Highlight: Lindsey
Pearl Pledger Lindsey Orrock When I was in high school I was involved in everything.  If a fund was being raised, a ball was being tossed, if cookies needed to [...]
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Creating a Future
Kea Botevy making jewelry with young Pearlologist Like most stories from modern Cambodia, our story begins in April 1975, when Khmer Rouge party leader Pol Pot marched his teenage troops [...]
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