The Diamond Empowerment Fund is an international non-profit organization supporting education initiatives in diamond producing countries and communities where the industry does business.
D.E.F. funds programs that have proven success in providing youth from diamond communities around the world with higher education opportunities, including leadership development and entrepreneurial skills building.
D.E.F.’s beneficiary organizations are African Leadership Academy, Botswana Top Achievers, CIDA City Campus, and Veerayatan.
D.E.F.’s Diamonds Do Good Initiative was developed to inspire consumers with the great stories of and behind diamonds. The DDG Initiative highlights the good works and impacts of the diamond and jewelry industries in diamond communities and in other areas where the industry does business globally. Learn more here.