(Stroudsburg, PA) June 19, 2014– From July 7, 2014 to July 12, 2014, the James Diamond National Jewelry Manufacturing Company will hold a fundraising event to support the programs and services offered by the American Red Cross Pocono Chapter. Ten percent of all profits will be donated directly to the Red Cross.
The public is invited to bring precious metals, including gold, silver and platinum in any condition; gold and silver coins; and sterling silver flatware to the store, located at 1418 Pocono Blvd. in the heart of Mount Pocono. James Diamond will also donate 10% profit on sales of all inventory in stock sold during that week. Additionally, James Diamond repairs jewelry, creates custom orders, and are remounting specialists. Ten percent of their profit on these services will also be given to the American Red Cross.
Representatives from the Red Cross Pocono Chapter will be at the store throughout the week, providing information on Red Cross services. Michele Baehr Executive director of the Pocono Chapter said, "We are thrilled to partner with James Diamond for this event. James is very involved in the community and we appreciate being his non-profit of choice to receive proceeds from this week long event. James and his team believe in the mission and vision of the American Red Cross. We look forward to future events with James Diamond."
Proceeds will go directly towards the lifesaving programs and services offered at the Red Cross Pocono Chapter including: Disaster Services, Health and Safety Programs, Service to Armed Forces Programs, International Services and Blood Services.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.
You can help people affected by disasters like floods, fires, tornadoes and hurricanes, as well as countless crises at home and around the world, by making a donation to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief. Your gift enables the Red Cross to prepare for and provide shelter, food, emotional support and other assistance in response to disasters. Visit redcross.org/charitabledonations or call 1-800-RED-CROSS, (1-800-733-2767). Contributions may also be sent to the American Red Cross, Pocono Chapter, 410 Park Avenue, Stroudsburg, PA 18560. Visit http://www.redcross.org/pa/stroudsburg.