Our Affiliations

We are proud to support, participate in, and be associated with the following organizations.


L A F A Y E T T E   +   G L O B A L   C O M M U N I T Y

Friends of INNOV8 Lafayette
INNOV8 Lafayette is a festival of innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship designed to showcase, educate, connect, and inspire. It provides an opportunity for attendees from diverse industries to share and exchange ideas and to connect with new technologies, processes, products and services.


One Acadiana
The leading force in the improvement of the business environment, the economic health and development and prosperity of the region, One Acadiana regularly assesses the needs of local business owners and executives and delivers strategic solutions to those needs.


Change Agent Network
A trusted bridge between the privileged and the needy, Change Agent Network develops and implements initiatives for the ethical and peaceful progress of education and spiritual and mental development for the next generation of Africans.



American Cancer Society - Acadiana
The nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.


Ducks Unlimited - Louisiana
Conserves, restores, and manages wetlands and associated habitats for North America's waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people. The vision of Ducks Unlimited is wetlands sufficient to fill the skies with waterfowl today, tomorrow and forever.



P R O F E S S I O N A L   O R G A N I Z A T I O N S


Jewelers of America
This national trade association promotes consumer confidence in the jewelry industry since 1906 with government advocacy and ethical, social and environmental standards among the retail jewelry trade.


The American Gem Society
We are proud to be members of this elite organization dedicated to consumer protection since 1934. All member stores are held to the highest standard and must adhere to the AGS code of ethics. Only one out of every twenty jewelers meet the strict qualifications for AGS membership.

Jewelers of Louisiana
Fosters and promote business growth, professional integrity, and consumer confidence in the jewelry industry by combining the forces of the ethical jewelers and suppliers engaged in business in the state of Louisiana.


Natural Color Diamond Industry Association
NCDIA is a non-profit, international organization of mining companies, diamond and jewelry manufacturers, designers and retailers with a mission to train, enlighten and educate the global community about natural color diamonds.

The Jewelers Board of Trade®
JBT is dedicated to the welfare of its members and the jewelry industry overall, providing industry specific credit information, collections and marketing services.

The Jewelers' Security Alliance
The JSA is a non-profit trade association providing security information and services to the jewelry industry. JSA, founded in 1883, has 23,000 member  locations and works closely with jewelers and law enforcement agencies throughout the U.S.