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Each handmade Beads for Wildlife piece you purchase provides a woman in Northern Kenya with the choice of a reliable income that doesn't impact local wildlife.

Beads for Wildlife helps:

  • Provide crucial support for 900 families. One woman beadwork artisan can earn enough income to support her entire family
  • Reduce the community's reliance on large numbers of livestock during times of extreme drought, reducing competion with local wildlife for natural resources
  • Improve food security and access to health care
  • Reduce violent conflicts between tribes as men feel less pressure to steal and fight over livestock

How can I help? 

You can buy Beads For Wildlife products when you visit our zoos, or online today. 

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