Register  to Host Your Party

We've assembled a toolkit of useful resources for your Bead Party that you can upload directly to your computer, as well as recommended videos, books and websites to help you gain more in-depth knowledge about extreme poverty issues.

Invite your guests

  • Printable invitations
  • Email invitations
  • Poster
  • Church bulletin / flyer to customize and print

Price list and table tents

  • U.S. price list (booklet with all Bead Party products with photos, descriptions and prices)
  • U.S. price table tents (small cards that can be printed to put on your table with your display with photo, description and price of each individual product)
  • Canadian price list (booklet with all Bead Party products with photos, descriptions and prices)

Sales tools

  • Automated sales calculator
  • Tally sheet 
  • Sales receipt

Accept credit cards

  • Using your laptop computer
  • Using your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch or Android mobile device

Useful BeadforLife resource handouts

  • BeadforLife Member Bios - Beader, Street Business School Member, Girls Education Student and Shea Gatherer/Farmer
  • The Difference Your Bead Party Can Make
  • African recipes
  • BeadforLife Creation Story
  • BeadforLife Core Member Program Timeline
  • Map of Africa
  • How to roll a paper bead: instructions, pattern, and video 
  • Sample agenda
  • Group activity
  • Recommended videos
  • Recommended reading
  • Helpful websites

Rural Poverty Spotlight toolkit

  • Group activity
  • Recommended videos
  • Recommended reading
  • Helpful websites

Share our story

The DVD included in the Bead Party host folder is a compelling way to educate your guests about BeadforLife.

Top 10 tips for success

Here are some simple yet effective ways to make the most of your Bead Party.

Easy African recipes

Treat your guests to authentic African food, like this mango and pumpkin soup.