Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett, upon buying Borsheims, said "If you don't know jewelry, know your jeweler." Buffett, and thousands of other faithful customers, know Borsheims and trust the Omaha-based fine jewelry store because of our long-standing commitments.
We're proud at Borsheims to be a leader in the jewelry industry, actively working to ensure diamonds and other gems are ethically mined. We also are dedicated to sustainable resource use.
An Omaha institution for more 100 years, Borsheims is proud to give back to the community that has given us so much. Corporate citizenry is part of the fabric of our company and echoes Borsheims’ vision to be part of the special moments in our customers’ lives.It is equally important to be part of the special moments in our community’s life. That is why we are proud to offer support to nonprofits through our Burgundy Benefits program.
Borsheims is also proud to support the philanthropic spirit of our employees by giving preference to organizations at which they are highly involved. When organizations request support from Borsheims, we request that they steward the request through the employee involved.
Borsheims’ commitment to our community has led to more 1500 donations and sponsorships totaling more than $5 million dollars in the past decade alone.
The Burgundy Benefits program gives funding preference to the following:
- Local child-focused organizations and programs
- Measurable impact and quantifiable outcomes
- Event or specific programming activity
- Partnership abilities for brand exposure
Due to the volume of requests received, the Burgundy Benefits program does not consider:
- Out-of-State donation requests
- Capital campaigns
- Scholarships, conferences, or travel support
- Individual support
- School fundraisers where a Borsheims’ associate is not an alumni nor has a child in attendance
- Religious institution fundraisers where a Borsheims’ associate is not a member
Please allow 4-6 weeks to review requests submitted below. Please allow at least 8 weeks to review sponsorship requests. Borsheims is unable to donate to organizations without 501c3 status. Please email questions to [email protected]
Our commitment TO YOU
For more than a century, Borsheims has been known for our exceptional customer service. It is founded by the belief that we are privileged to share in the special moments in our customers' lives. We will treat this opportunity with respect and importance it deserves.
Our commitment TO the community
Please allow 4-6 weeks to review donation requests. Please allow at least 8 weeks to review sponsorships requests. Borsheims is unable to donate to organizations without 501c3 nonprofit status.
Please email questions to [email protected]
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