Bvlgari supports Nepal

The Italian Jewellery house Bvlgari donated 500’000 Euros to Save the ChildrenĀ organization for immediate financial support after the devastatingĀ earthquarke in Nepal.

Right after the tragic events that struck in Nepal on April 28thĀ leavingĀ over 320’000 children homeless, rescueĀ teams fromĀ Save the ChildrenĀ were able to be deployed, providing first aid and baby kits, soap and blanketsĀ to protectĀ from the cold and ensure some hygiene, as well as necessary psychological support.
Delailah Borja, Save the Childrenā€™s Country Director in NepalĀ said: ā€œThe risk of disease outbreaks and exposure are very real, especially for young children. That is why we are moving fast to get hygiene kits, tarpaulins, and warm childrenā€™s sleeping bags out to everyone who needs them.ā€ SupportingĀ Save the Childrenā€™sĀ humanitarian response,Ā BvlgariĀ has donatedĀ ā‚¬500,000.
Save the ChildrenĀ has been an active organization in Nepal since 1976 and developed a strength in managing crisis after critical events such as earthquakes. Bvlgari has been involved withĀ Save the ChildrenĀ since 2009 with aĀ campaign of unprecedented ambition and scope, in which part of the proceeds from the sale of Save the Children jewellery ā€“ custom designed by Bvlgari ā€“ are donated to the charity. Inspired by the iconic B.zero1 jewellery line, the special collection comprises a ring, launched in October 2010, and the new pendant, launched in April 2014. The collectionā€™s two pieces are available in Bvlgari stores worldwide and has alreadyĀ enabled toĀ donateĀ over $ 35 million to the organization and provide assistance to more than 700’000 children within 25 countries worldwide with a specific focus on education and extreme emergency.
Discover the collection here.

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