Charitable Wedding: 6 Easy Ways To Make Your Wedding Charitable

Create a charitable wedding and share the love of your wedding day with those in need.  Assuredly there are many big and small ways to make an impact in the lives of others. For example, feeding the hungry, or helping a bride with cancer.  Undoubtedly, every small step makes a big difference.

Charitable Wedding Registry

Allow your wedding guests to be a part of the cause. For instance, consider adding a link to a charity organization with-in your registry. Similarly, make your gift registry directly to the charity, in lieu of gifts.  

You can also find ways to donate your wedding dress and flowers. Or rent a venue run by a non-profit. In the same vein, volunteer for your bachelor or bachelorette party.  

How To Get Started

Start by choosing a need or charitable organization that is meaningful to you and your fiancé. Second, find an organization that you can support. It can be nationally focused, or in your own community.  Last, add the information to your wedding website or include it in your invitation.  Above all, let your special day make another persons day brighter. 

By creating a charitable wedding, you create the opportunity to touch the lives of others in the name of love. Assuredly this is not a complete list. However it is a place to help you find a way to support a charity and share the love from your wedding day.

Wish Upon A Wedding

Wish Upon a Wedding grants weddings and vow renewals to couples facing serious illness or life-altering health circumstances.


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Action Against Hunger

Action Against Hunger has a charitable wedding option. Instead of gifts, dedicate your registry to asking for donations and help make a lasting positive impact on the world.


emergency programs from action against hunger

Bee Humble

Built on the conviction that every person deserves a life filled with hope, happiness, and dignity. Bee Humble is dedicated to inspiring hope by contributing to the well-being of the World’s most vulnerable people. Our commitment to our core values of compassion, integrity, humility, and resiliency is the foundation of all that we do.


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ASPCA Wedding Campaign

With an ASPCA Wedding Campaign, you can say “I Do” to giving animals in need a Happily Ever After! For instance, let your family and friends know that in lieu of gifts, you are celebrating your wedding by making a difference in the lives of animals.


ASPCA Wedding Campaign gift


With ONEHOPE wine, there’s more to celebrate because 10% of your order will go to the cause of your choice. To sum it up, pour proudly with purpose! Purchase the wine for your wedding and help support individuals in need around the world. 


ONEHOPE wine bottles

Feed Your Soul

Feed Your Soul bakery will help you leave a sweet impression with your guests. However, leave the baking to us! Our products are all individually-wrapped for safe food handling and freshness. With every purchase of Feed Your Soul cookies and bars for your event, we donate cookies and meals to those in need. .


feed your soul bakery mini wedding gift set

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