Jewelers for Children Gala
Facets Of Hope
June 2, 2013 − Las Vegas, Nevada
Kerry Washington, the acclaimed television and film actress presented Movado Group Chairman & CEO, Efraim Grinberg, with the prestigious Facets of Hope Award to honor his extensive work for Jewelers for Children (JFC). The Facets of Hope event was held at the exclusive Mandalay Bay Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas, NV.
“It is an honor to present this evening’s award to Efraim Grinberg,” stated Kerry Washington. “I commend Efraim for his enduring support of Jewelers for Children and for selflessly donating his time, energy and resources to benefit the children who are served by this important charity.”
Efraim Grinberg has been an active participant in JFC since 2002 and was responsible for helping to raise funds to benefit children who are the victims of catastrophic illness or life-threatening abuse and neglect. He has also served on the JFC Executive Committee as Vice President of Marketing, Treasurer and on the Fundraising Committee since the charity’s inception in 1999. Through his extraordinary commitment, Mr. Grinberg has made a significant impact on the organization’s mission to fund programs that support countless children in need.
About Jewelers for Children
This important organization was founded in 1999 by the US jewelry industry to help children in need. The annual gala traditionally culminates with the JFC’s fundraising efforts for the year and honors prominent industry leaders, to date, the JFC has raised more than $43 million. This nationwide success is due to the continuing generosity of jewelry trade organizations, jewelry and watch manufacturing companies, jewelry retail stores, individual jewelry professionals and jewelry consumers.