Our mission is to create sustainable opportunities for women to lift their families out of extreme poverty by connecting people worldwide in a circle of exchange that enriches everyone.

Our organization began with a chance encounter between women. Our co-founders Torkin Wakefield, Ginny Jordan, and Devin Hibbard met Millie Grace Akena while walking through a crowded Ugandan slum.

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As an international non-profit organization, our staff members are located around the world in North America, Europe and Uganda.

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We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in the U.S., a Loi 1901 organization in France and a registered non-governmental organization in Uganda. We strive to do ongoing evaluation, learn from our successes and failures, and adapt our programs in order to maximize our impact.

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BeadforLife is incredibly grateful for the media coverage we’ve received throughout the years. We invite you to enjoy some of our recent coverage.

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We are grateful for our generous worldwide partners who support us in achieving our poverty eradication goals and help us extend our reach.

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Our U.S. office is located in Boulder, Colorado. We welcome your communication Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm (MST).

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BeadforLife makes a difference in Uganda and the developed world. We seek out highly qualified, creative, motivated people to join our grassroots effort to eradicate poverty and educate and engage others around the world.

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