Would you wear jewelry made from illegal guns in inner-cities? What if your purchase actually helped get these guns off the streets? And what if the jewelry was actually super cool? And made by a super cool woman? Enter Jessica Mindich, former corporate litigator turned changemaking jewelry designer and activist, whom you’ll meet on this week’s episode of Glambition Radio.
Jessica uses shell casings and pieces of illegal guns from actual crime scenes to create the jewelry in The Caliber Collection, which has to date taken more than 1,000 guns off the street and raised approximately $100,000 in buyback and amnesty programs for police departments throughout the country. [Read more…]