BOYBEADS makes monthly donations to several charitable organizations around the country. $10 is donated from the sale of piece in this collection. Your purchase from our charity collection will directly benefit good causes and help us make a positive difference in the world.
This custom necklace benefits Thurgood Marshall College Fund in Washington, DC. This organization aims to assist promising students with financial need meet the financial demands of attending college.
Read more about their programs here: http://tmcf.org/our-scholarships/about-scholarships
Donate here: https://tmcf.wedid.it
Our charity collection is inspired by these quotes:
"Try and leave this world a little better than you found it and when your turn comes to die, you can die happy in feeling that at any rate you have not wasted your time but have done your best." - Robert Baden-Powell
"Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time." Marian Wright Edelman
6mm brown tiger's eye, 8mm matte black onyx, 8mm natural volcanic lava stones, 8mm polished black onyx, gold plated hematite spacers, gold plated sterling silver lobster clasp, gold plated 316L stainless steel pendant, 49 strand jewelers steel wire to withstand 40 pounds of weight or force.
Tiger's Eye: Member of the quartz family and is a protective stone carried as a talisman against ill wishes of others. It grounds and facilitates manifestation of the will and balances yin and yang energies.
Black Onyx: Because onyx is such a powerful stone, we use it in many of our collections. Onyx jewelry provides the strength to endure physically and mentally stressful situations. It is believed to heal old injuries and release grief and sorrow. Onyx promotes vigor, steadfastness and stamina. It alleviates fears and helps guide wise decision making. Onyx balances yin and yang energies within the body.
Lava: Formed from cooled volcanic lava. Promotes regeneration, birth, fertility.
Sponge Coral: Improves intuition. Promotes spiritual wellness. This stone cleanses the blood and promotes tissue growth. Found in Australia, Japan and Africa.
African Jade/Verdite: Zest for life, intuition, spiritual connection; Found in Zimbabwe, South Africa
Standard necklace measures 25 inches long but can be ordered in multiple lengths; Pendant: 2 1/8 inches including bale; this pendant cannot be removed from the necklace and worn separately; the necklace cannot be worn without the pendant. This necklace in 25" cannot been pulled over most heads without being unhooked. If you'd like to pull the necklace over your head without unhooking the lobster clasp, please order length 27" or longer.
If you would like a larger 3 1/8 inch map pendant that can be interchangeable, please email us for more information.