Monday, October 12, 2009

Bead for Life@ Green Festival

Yesterday I went the the Green Festival to perform with my band at the end of the show. There were hundreds of vendors promoting green products and services, and as I was making my way through the booths, I found one of my favorite organizations, Bead for Life. This organization helps women in Uganda produce beads and jewelry made from recycled magazines. The sales of the jewelry help the women with individual and community projects in their towns. I rushed right up to the booth and started shopping. It's always so hard to choose just the right piece, but I ended up selecting two simple bracelets. The ladies kindly allowed me to take a photo. I hope they had some good sales at the show.

3 comments:

esthernow said...

Thank you for stopping by our booth! We had great sales and it's always wonderful to hear from others, such as yourself, who are making a difference in the fight to eradicate extreme poverty and empower women.

Ashley said...

Thank you all for your support! It's your excitement for BeadforLife that helps us continue our work.

Best,

Ashley

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