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The Diamond Empowerment Fund is an international non-profit organization supporting education initiatives in diamond producing countries. Learn more or donate.
Founded in 2007 by Russell Simmons and leaders in the Diamond and Jewelry industry, The Diamond Empowerment Fund™ (D.E.F.) is a non-profit international organization with the mission to support education initiatives in nations where diamonds are a natural resource with the belief that sustainable development through education is essential to empower both individuals and society to reach their fullest potential.  DEF’s envisions a future for these countries to be strong, stable, economically prosperous and socially empowered.