LA FORTALEZA FUNDRAISER HOOPS
We had some materials left over from a production mistake and we this opportunity to raise money for something very important to us!
The earrings feature 1" silver-fill hoops and a brass abstract leaf shape. The overall length is 2.25". The shape is removable, so you have two earrings in one.
$25 from every sale of these earrings will be donated to Better Without Mercury. Which is a grass-roots effort to clean up a mercury-contaminated artisanal gold mine in Colombia. We have materials to make 40 pairs of these earrings, which could potentially raise $1000 towards their need of $65,000 to clean up their Mercury contaminated site. Please follow this link to watch the video.
In 2017, after four decades of using mercury, the miners at Gualconda fully transitioned their gold ore processing away from mercury. Now, the only obstacle standing in the way of their mercury-free dream is the remediation of the original processing site.
We use recycled metals at Seaworthy, because mining can be a dangerous and toxic process. But, we also recognize that communities around the world rely on mining for their livelihood and therefore it is important to support their efforts to improve mining for the current and future generations.
Achieving this at La Fortaleza will bring awareness and opportunity for future projects in other places around the world.
Thank your for your support.
Brass and sterling silver can oxidize over time. The slight hue can be removed using an all metal polishing cloth. Click here for more info on the metals we use and how to take care of them.
Each order comes with a small polishing cloth.
You can order additional cloths here: Sunshine polishing cloth.
The new collection will ship within 3 weeks of order placement.
REGULAR STOCK ITEMS
Our average lead time is 5 to 7 days for the order to ship. The shipping time will depend on the shipping option you choose.
Lead times for custom sizes or custom stone rings take about 4 to 6 weeks to ship. Please email email@example.com to inquire about specific timelines
14K GOLD & FINE JEWELRY
Please allow 3 to 4 weeks for 14k gold styles or fine jewelry styles that need to be resized before shipping.
BACKORDER / PRE-ORDER
Back ordered items usually come back into stock within 4 weeks. To request a preorder, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We can take your order and ship the item as soon as it is restocked.
If for any reason the item doesn't work for you, we offer returns for store credit within 14 days of package delivery. We do not offer cash refunds. We do not accept returns on sale items or items purchased during sample/second sales. Email email@example.com to make arrangements.
SENDING A GIFT?
Add a greeting card to your order here. Then leave the message you want us to write in the card in the Order Notes section of checkout. We will include your personal message in the order!
Want it gift wrapped too? Add that to the order notes as well.
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