Beads of Courage Origami Crane Collection
Exclusive limited-edition wearable art supporting the mission of Beads of Courage
Beads of Courage Gold Origami Crane to Honor Children and Teens Coping with Cancer and the Nurses who care for Them
Buy One to Give One: During the month of September, in recognition of Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, when you buy a Gold Origami Crane pendant, we will give one to a child or teen coping with cancer at a hospital that provides the Beads of Courage Program. Our goal is to distribute 1,000 Gold Origami Cranes this month!
Before you check out, remember to write a few Words of Encouragement to a child in treatment who will receive an Origami Crane Pendant, made possible through your generous support.
The Story Behind the Gold Origami Crane: Beads of Courage has combined a treasured symbol of luck and longevity with an especially meaningful color to create our first-ever Gold Origami Crane bead.
For centuries, cranes have been revered in Japan, where legend holds that they have a lifespan of 1,000 years.
The gold Origami Crane dedication was a creative collaboration made possible through the support of Northwestern Mutual. The partnership further strengthens Northwestern Mutual's national Childhood Cancer Program by providing support to children and families coping with cancer.