of life of children coping with serious illnesses.
that represent their treatment journey.
with beads that honor courage and strengthen resilience.
Every time a bead is given, courage is honored, suffering is alleviated, resilience is strengthened, and the experience of human caring is affirmed. Every Beads of Courage Program integrates the use of beads, the earliest art form known to humans, as visible, tangible symbols of human experiences that need and deserve to be expressed.
Aviana aspires to be a doctor when she grows up so she can help kids like herself. At Beads of Courage, we aspire to do great things, too but we can’t do it alone.
Together, let’s Aspire Higher!
Be a Wingman
Be a Wingman for a child on the waiting list for our Beads in the Mail program. Currently more than 600 kids coping with serious illness need YOU to be their wingman and help them get their Beads of Courage!
Beads of Courage is grateful for the opportunity to support military families through our arts-in-medicine programs. We recognize the challenges these families encounter while serving our country and we are honored to support them.
On Giving Tuesday, make a long-lasting impact when you join the Courage Keepers, our sustaining monthly donor program. Help children and teens stay strong and encouraged in their fight for life. You are their hero!