Making lionfish jewelry has become popular throughout the Caribbean and has empowered many women as they become creative business women earning a living.
If you'll be culling lionfish you can donate the fins from your lionfish to a women's group that makes jewelry from lionfish. You can also support the women making lionfish jewelry by making a purchase at one of the many gift shops throughout Belize.
Look for lionfish jewelry made the following organizations listed below! You can even order them online!
Based in Placencia with store front on San Pedro and sales through gift shops throughout Belize. Kaj Expressions markets "The Original" Lionfish Jewelry as she was the first in Belize to start making lionfish fins into beautiful eye catching jewelry.
Blue Ventures is an international NGO based in Sarteneja that has been working with women's groups throughout Belize to empower women into generating income for their families by making lionfish jewelry. Look for their products in gift shops throughout Belize, or on Facebook!