Who we are


We take immense pride in our handcrafted, one-of-a-kind jewelry. But there’s more to our story than just beautiful pieces. This remarkable organization is dedicated to providing valuable resources and assistance to grandparents, kinship, and foster parents who find themselves taking on the significant responsibility of raising children for the second time.

The proceeds from your purchases goes towards supporting the Community & Faith Outreach Initiative, Inc., a distinguished 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  By shopping with us, you are not only acquiring exceptional handmade Charming Creation by MV, but you are also making a meaningful contribution to a cause that truly makes a difference in the lives of many.

We encourage you to visit the Community & Faith Outreach Initiative Inc.’s website at https://communityfoi.org  to learn more about the remarkable work they are doing in our community.

Meet the team

Mary Vaughn

Hey there, welcome to the captivating world of Charming Creations by MV. Get ready to embark on a thrilling journey with us!  Crafting and lending a helping hand have been my passions for a staggering forty years. But now, we’re cranking up the excitement to a whole new level.

Our mission? To support the unsung heroes – grandparents, kinship, and foster parents – who’ve boldly taken on the incredible task of raising children for the second time around.

 Join us in this exhilarating journey. Together, we’re creating not just stunning jewelry but also making a thrilling impact!  Becoming a part of something truly extraordinary. When you choose our jewelry you’re not only adding a dash of enchantment to your life, but you’re also stepping into a pivotal role in championing our mission.

Your generous contribution means the world to us, and we’re immensely grateful for your support.  It’s through acts of kindness, like yours, that we can create a profound impact in the lives of these incredible caregivers. So, join us in spreading boundless love and support to those who truly deserve it.

We Are Part of the Village

At our core, we strongly believe in the wisdom of the ancient African proverb: “It takes a village to raise a child.” This timeless saying beautifully captures the essence of our team’s philosophy. We understand that the journey of nurturing and guiding a child requires a collective effort from all those who care, including Baba, Mama, granddad, grandmother, Big Daddy, Big Mama, uncles, aunts, and the love of our supportive community.

In today’s complex world, caregivers have often found themselves in the challenging role of raising children due to unforeseen circumstances. These circumstances range from struggles such as parental substance abuse, abandonment, incarceration, mental health challenges, unemployment, divorce, and even the heart-wrenching experience of loss.

We acknowledge the strength, resilience, and unconditional love of these remarkable caregivers who have stepped up to provide a stable and nurturing environment for these beautiful children. Our team is dedicated to empowering these modern-day superheroes, offering them the support, resources, and guidance they need on their remarkable journey.

Through our Charming Creation by MV, we aim to provide not only exceptional products but also a sense of belonging and connection to this village we call family.