Operational since 1920, Herff Jones is one of the leading producers of motivational awards and programs in the areas of education, profession, business and industry. It offers a range of apparel, medals, rings and graduation accessories. The company provides design and production services. It supports the educational process of various schools and colleges. Herff Jones helps teachers teach and students learn in several curriculum areas, including social studies, science, journalism and photography. Its product line includes maps, globes, atlases, yearbooks and awards. The company sponsors the Principal's Leadership Award. It also supports youths, educational, health, ethnic and general civic programs. Herff Jones is a member of the United Way.