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Acholi Paper Bead Earrings - Olive

$22.00

Crafted using recycled paper beads and silver beads, these earrings are bold, yet light weight and easy to wear.  Measures 2 inches in diameter.


Meet Your Artisan! Ayoo Jennifer

                  

I am an example for others to get better.
Ayoo Jennifer is HIV positive, and she’s also happy, healthy, and a role model. Her smart and diverse investments – ranging from selling paper beads to buying a motorcycle taxi to farming sesame seeds – give her financial security. Although she used to beg for money, her work now pays for her medication and provides a safety net for her family. Amidst plans to expand her business, Ayoo Jennifer still finds time to counsel other HIV positive individuals about leading healthy lives.