Stein Mart (2840 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, 831-0655; 5300 Tchoupitoulas St., Suite B, 891-6377; www.steinmart.com) is donating 1 percent of the sales made in its stores nationwide on Friday and Saturday (Oct. 16-17) to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast cancer foundation. Stein Mart is guaranteeing a minimum donation of $100,000.
Ex-cessories.com and Relationship Obituaries (www.relationshipobit.com) present the Exorcise Your Ex fundraiser for the Metropolitan Center for Women and Children on Thursday, Oct. 15, at Cure (4905 Freret St., 302-2357; www.curenola.com). The event is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and features cocktails, door prizes, and a chance to meet Kathleen Horan, author of Relationship Obits. Participants also can write love obituaries and receive cash for melting unwanted gold from failed relationships.
Preview jewelry designer Diane Mazza's latest collection at Hiller Jewelry (923 Metairie Road, Metairie, 837-8200; www.hillerjewelry.com) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17.
Jeweler Anne Dale (12 St. Ann Drive, Mandeville, 985-626-4266; www.annedale.com) will buy old class rings, broken chains and other unwanted gold throughout October, and a portion of the recycling proceeds will go to a charity of your choice.