Sunday, November 20, 2011

Me & Ro's Designs for Good

Name: Robin Renzi

What is your job?
 I am a jewelry designer in NYC.

What social causes are most important to you?
 I would say children, women, the arts and education.

What charities do you support – and how?
 I support the charities below via my company Me&Ro, by donating 100 percent of the net proceeds from the sales of jewelry I have designed for each charity.

The Tibet Fund was the first charity pendant we created in 1999! Since then we have created some other charity pieces as well including:

Sunday, November 6, 2011

David Glavind: Climbing Everest for Himalayan Natives

Name: David Glavind
What is your job? I am a Blacksmith , and also work for the largest Outdoor Sporting Goods retailer in Canada
What social causes are most important to you? The social causes closest to my heart are the plight of Native Americans here on this continent, and the plight of the Tibetan people and others who live in the Himalayan region, who have lived under Chinese rule since the 50’s.