We believe in giving back to the community & spreading the love for others to join our social impact initiative. We’re partners with Vow for Girls, a growing global movement to end the international child marriage crisis & encourage you to learn more about what they are doing for young girls!

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We’re a husband and wife wedding photography team that captures real iconic moments in NYC, NJ, & The Greater Philadelphia Area. We love learning about & discussing ways of supporting worthy causes. We launched The Giving Party Podcast to spread awareness and share more about parties with a purpose. Join us!

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We use this platform to speak with wedding & event industry professionals, venues, and vendors to increase awareness about their social impact initiatives & we have loved hearing their stories.

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Please enjoy this weeks episode with Crystal Whiteaker of Crystal Lily Photography! Crystal is a Brand Photographer & Consultant with 15 years of strategic, creative, process driven experience across multiple industries.  She is a self-described “corporate trained, creative hippie who helps entrepreneurs strengthen their brands.”  In less than three years, Crystal has built a brand […]

Crystal Lily of Crystal Lily Photography & Center for Black Equity & Survivor Lit