18K gold-plated stainless steel and black hematite-plated stainless steel heart pendant on 18K gold-plated stainless steel chain and clasp.
The Committed necklace is handmade with hope by rescued women and designed to connect an advocate like you to a woman like Thinzar.
Thinzar met the Eden Outreach team in a filthy, back alley brothel in a very poor slum. The delicate heart pendant we placed around her neck seemed so out of place in this dark, dilapidated place. Thinzar’s eyes lit up when we shared that, somewhere in the world, the woman who wore the outside half of Thinzar’s necklace was thinking of her. We then whispered a promise of hope that we will take care of all the barriers keeping her from escaping. We will answer her phone call, provide her with a place to go, pay her taxi fare, and open up the future for her. Two days after meeting Thinzar, the Outreach phone rang. She had escaped!
Thirty minutes later, she arrived at Eden with her half of the Committed necklace around her neck…
Also available with 32" Chain
Each piece of Eden jewellery is designed and handmade by survivors of human trafficking and sexual exploitation. Each design carries a true story of a courageous woman who has been rescued and is within the Eden program.
The profits from each of your purchases directly benefits the women in Eden’s comprehensive program which works to be light, bring hope and share love with trafficking victims.
Every woman and girl in the Eden program is paid a full day’s wage. She makes jewellery part-time, and the remainder of her hours are spent in counselling, creative therapies such as dance and art, and education and vocational training classes. The jewellery-making process itself is therapeutic, creating pieces that carry stories of hope and courage into the world is empowering for survivors. This structure allows our beneficiaries to focus on healing without the pressure of earning enough income for themselves or their families.
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