Free Guide: How Your Wedding Can Make a Difference
You’re engaged – congratulations! Finding the love of your life brings so much happiness, and planning a day filled with love, family and friends to celebrate is the cherry on top. But – what if your wedding can do even more than that? VOW for Girls, the charity of choice for the wedding industry, does exactly that. By saying yes to your partner, you can help girls around the world choose love on their own terms.
The VOW for Girls Charitable Guide to Giving gives you everything you need to find the best ways to give back with your wedding and walks you through everything from FAQs about charitable weddings, do’s and don’ts when it comes to giving back and so much more.
What is a Charitable Wedding?
More and more engaged couples are finding that their weddings can serve not only as a celebration of love and the next chapter in life with your partner, but also as a way to give back to causes that align with their values. VOW for Girls is uniquely tied to the wedding industry through its work with couples, wedding-aligned businesses and brands to work towards VOW’s vision – a world where no child is ever a bride.
Since giving is not one-size-fits-all, VOW offers different ways to give back with your wedding, so that you can find the way that feels best for you and your partner no matter the size of your celebration or budget. We know how stressful wedding planning can be, so VOW aims to help you check items off of your to-do list, and give back while doing so – win win!
What You’ll Find in Your Charitable Guide to Giving
Here’s a sneak peek inside the Charitable Guide to Giving:
Why Should We Support a Charity with Our Wedding?
6 Questions to Ask Yourself When Finding a Charity
Why Support a Charity With Your Wedding Registry?
4 Ways to Include Cause into Your Wedding
FAQs About Weddings & Charities
Do’s & Don’ts of Supporting a Charity with Your Wedding
How Your Wedding Can Help Girls Choose Love on Their Own Terms
Get all of this, as well as examples of real couples who “VOWed” their wedding. And if you have another idea outside of the examples given about how to “VOW” your wedding, please contact us!
About VOW for Girls
From wedding registry donations to partner product purchases, everything donated to VOW (that’s 100% of donations!) goes directly to community-driven efforts to help girls around the world. Our grantees, which are mainly women-led local organizations, use the funding we provide to directly support girls.
Twelve million girls a year, some as young as 8, become child brides. VOW is a global movement of the wedding industry community, partners and couples who are dedicated to a world where no child is ever a bride and where every girl has the chance to live the life she loves.
If you’re in the wedding industry and you’re interested in becoming involved, please find more wedding inspiration and advice in our blog, consider becoming a VOW Pro partner and learning more about VOW’s mission to end child marriage. If you’re an engaged couple and want to learn more about supporting VOW, please visit our couples page. We can’t wait to see what good we can do together!
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