Archive for Category: "Paper Bead & Fair Trade Craft News"

Paper Beads: a Fair Trade Opportunity

Paper Beads: a Fair Trade Opportunity

Outreach Uganda purchases the paper bead jewelry and other craft products from our Ugandan women’s groups at or above fair trade prices.  We do this so that our beaders will be able to move from income insecurity and poverty to a sustainable lifestyle with economic security and a sense of fulfillment and well-being.  Through continued […]

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Host a Bead Party!

Host a Bead Party!

Have Fun While Making a Difference in the World You can help the Ugandan women increase their bead sales by hosting your own Bead Benefit Party to sell their wonderful paper bead and craft creations. You can also hold bead events at your workplace, school, church, or club. We can even ship bead packages to […]

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Paper Bead Creations by our Jinja Beaders

Paper Bead Creations by our Jinja Beaders

Out of the three women’s groups we work with in Uganda, our Jinja group is the most skilled in making paper bead products.  They long ago mastered the basic bracelets, necklaces and earrings.  Now, many of them are capable of doing very elaborate paper bead necklaces that contain very detailed beadwork.  In addition, they do […]

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Agwata Women Making Beads

Agwata Women Making Beads

We are happy to see the progress our Agwata group of beaders are making in learning to make paper beads.  These 90 ladies are our newest group of beaders.  So far they have been concentrating on making just the basic paper bead bracelets, necklaces and loose beads.  However, a few of the ladies are trying […]

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