“Making a Difference” with Tricshone Jiles of Jiles Jewels

Each week on “Making a Difference,” our host, Steve Strum, interviews people making a difference in their community. Today, Steve had the pleasure of talking with Tricshone Jiles of Jiles Jewels.

To learn more, visit www.jilesjewels.org.

Short company description:

Jiles’ Jewels was founded in 2019 by Tricshone Jiles, a breast cancer survivor . Our mission is to promote breast cancer awareness and the importance of early detection. We provide immediate support and assistance as well as provide hope and encouragement to those directly impacted by breast cancer. Jiles Jewels serves as a vessel to remove barriers that prevent survivors and warriors from embracing happiness. Jiles Jewels is a 501c3 not for profit charitable organization that is involved in public service in the local community.

How do you define success?

Number of care packages distributed and scholarships awarded. Also, warrior/survivor feedback.

How did you get started in your field or work?

Two-time survivor.