Flowers Doing Good

Flowers Doing Good

Did you know that 1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men 18 or older have been the victim of several physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime?  We’re all affected by the issue of domestic violence. Domestic violence (also referred to as intimate partner...
Good Vibes for Goodwill

Good Vibes for Goodwill

Business hasn’t exactly been a bed of roses for the floral industry. At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, floral businesses nationwide found themselves dumping bouquets. As a company that lives for smiles, gems used the unclaimed bouquets to spread positivity when...
Hugs and Smiles All Around

Hugs and Smiles All Around

COVID-19 has made life a little lonely. What better way to give someone a hug or smile than with flowers? During the COVID-19 pandemic, people have been drawn to flowers more than ever before. Isolation and uncertainties about the future can be a depressing...
Giving Is Living

Giving Is Living

They say strong roots produce beautiful flowers. Gems wanted to be a part of the change we all want to see in the world, by taking care of our neighbors. From July 29 to September 22, gems partnered with H-E-B through our Lone Star Living bouquet program in the...