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Stella & Dot Re-Launches Foundation in Partnership With Every Mother Counts

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - July 21, 2014) - Stella & Dot, a global fashion accessories brand and rapidly growing social selling company proudly announces the global re-launch of the Stella & Dot Foundation in partnership with Every Mother Counts.

Founded in July 2010, Stella & Dot CEO & Founder Jessica Herrin created the Stella & Dot Foundation as an extension of the company's mission in its everyday business -- to give women the means to style their own lives. "We are committed to making a difference in women's lives. It's important for us to extend that mission to impact the lives of women and their families, at home and around the world through the Stella & Dot Foundation," says Herrin.

In celebration of the Stella & Dot Foundation expansion and global re-launch, Stella & Dot introduces the Enlighten Bracelet ($39). All net proceeds of the bracelet will support Every Mother Counts in their mission to inform, engage, and mobilizes new audiences to take action to improve the health and wellbeing of girls and women worldwide.

"Every Mother Counts is excited to partner with Stella & Dot's mission driven community to help us achieve our goal to make pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother. We know we can't do this work alone and are always reassured that there are others who want to contribute in meaningful ways. Through this partnership, we will be able to educate many more about the global maternal healthcare challenges and also raise funds to support programs that improve access to quality maternity care that can prevent unnecessary deaths at birth." - Christy Turlington Burns, Founder Every Mother Counts

Stella & Dot Foundation Bracelet - Enlighten Bracelet ($39) 

All net proceeds of the bracelet will support Every Mother Counts in their mission to inform, engage, and mobilizes new audiences to take action to improve the health and wellbeing of girls and women worldwide.

To-date, the Stella & Dot Foundation has raised over $1.6 million towards causes important to our community.

For more information on the Stella & Dot Foundation and charitable jewelry pieces, please visit: http://www.stelladot.com/shop/en_us/featured-shops/stelladot-foundation-shop

About Stella & Dot

Stella & Dot is a boutique-style jewelry and accessories company reinventing the home-based, flexible entrepreneurship opportunity for the modern woman through its social-shopping business platform. Stella & Dot offers its on-trend, celebrity and editorial-coveted product line exclusively through a growing network of trained independent consultants (Stylists) across North America, the United Kingdom, Germany, Ireland and France. With a mission to give every woman the means to style her own life, Stella & Dot celebrates the collective spirit and recognizes its leaders through executive training, exclusive sales rewards, and a community that gives back to our home and abroad. Stylists earn sales commissions by selling at private in-home trunk shows and online with a best-in-class and innovative technology platforms. For more information, visit www.stelladot.com.

About The Stella & Dot Foundation:

The Stella & Dot Foundation engages and inspires our community to affect positive change in the lives of women and their families. In addition to year-round global charity partner, Every Mother Counts, Stella & Dot also celebrates Autism Awareness Month in April, Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, and supports military families through a Buy One, Gift One program in November. To date, the Stella & Dot Foundation has raised over $1.6 million towards causes important to our community. Together, through the donations made possible by the sale of our foundation accessories, our collective small acts add up to make a big impact.

About Every Mother Counts

Every Mother Counts is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization founded by Christy Turlington Burns in 2010 to increase public awareness and support for improved maternal and child health. Every Mother Counts is committed to ending preventable deaths caused by pregnancy and childbirth around the world. EMC informs, engages, and mobilizes new audiences to take action to improve the health and wellbeing of girls and women worldwide.

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Media Contact: 
Stella & Dot
PR@stelladot.com


Every Mother Counts
Debra_Duffy@dkcnews.com 

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