For over 55 years in San Diego, Big Brothers and Big Sisters has been helping change kids’ perspectives and giving them the opportunity to reach their potential. This year on the 55th Anniversary of BBBS San Diego, Stuart Benjamin & Co. Jewelry Designs offered to help this this esteemed organization that makes a difference in the community with their successful mentoring programs.
“We are proud to be a sponsor of the Big Brothers Big Sisters 55th Annual Gourmet Dinner”, stated Stuart Benjamin. “It’s a great organization that truly helps kids as caring mentors, and as evidenced by the true stories here in San Diego, they actually change lives.”
The 2017 Gourmet Dinner, themed “Rockin’ Role Models: Amplifying the power of one-to-one mentoring”, hosted San Diego’s finest for an unforgettable evening. This event is one of the most well-known and beloved fundraising galas in San Diego, drawing 700 business and community leaders and yielding more than $700,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring programs. The purpose of the event is to fund 500+ children for a full year.
Stuart Benjamin & Co. Jewelry Designs provided a beautiful diamond and sapphire necklace for the silent auction portion of the event. In addition they also donated a stunning 1-carat diamond during the main auction that helped raise thousands of dollars for this dynamic organization.
“Congratulations to the winners of the jewelry in the auction and to BBBS of San Diego County for a wonderful event”, said Stuart. “The jewelry business is really about relationships. We enjoy helping make a difference in people’s lives and that’s what Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego is all about too.”