NILMDTS (Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep) – NILMDTS trains, educates, and mobilizes professional quality photographers to provide beautiful heirloom portraits to families facing the untimely death of an infant. We believe these images serve as an important step in the family’s healing process by honoring the child’s legacy.
Heart Speak – Hearts Speak is a nationally recognized 501c3 nonprofit organization that’s uniting art and advocacy to increase the visibility of shelter animals. First impressions are our specialty and we’re dedicated to inspiring change for shelter pets across the globe through programs that leverage creativity and collaboration.
Hearts Apart – Hearts Apart was created to keep families connected while our military men and women are serving abroad. Through the efforts of our community’s finest photographers, HeartsApart.org provides our soon to be deployed servicemen and women with pictures of their spouses and children. The photographs are printed on waterproof and durable bi-folded cards, which fit securely in their uniform pocket. HeartsApart.org believes that our military personnel deserve and need the memory of their families to carry them through the difficult times that lie ahead.
Flashes of Hope – Flashes of Hope raises funds to accelerate a cure for children’s cancer while honoring the unique life and memories of every child fighting cancer. Founded in 2001 by the parents of a child with cancer, we are a volunteer driven organization solely focused on children’s cancer. With chapters in 55 cities, we photograph more than 50% of the children annually diagnosed in the United States. Since its founding in 2001, we have photographed 64,714 children at hospitals and camps across the United States.
Blue Earth – Blue Earth believes documentary photography can inspire positive change. We support visual storytelling on critical environmental and social issues through direct assistance to photographers and a collaborative community of professionals.
Photographers Without Borders – We are the leading community of storytellers building capacity for non-profits and NGOs worldwide. We are achieving our vision by connecting volunteer photographers and videographers (storytellers) to document grassroots initiatives, NGOs and nonprofits every year as part of the PWB Program. These nonprofits and initiatives must be grassroots; they must be in need; and they must be addressing the interconnected problems we face on this planet as outlined by the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Through their stories, we urge the world to see through a new lens.