Benefits of an INSPIRE session..
What kind of session can i do?
Whatever you want!
We have a great inventory of costumes ranging from all the popular superheroes and princesses to historical, occupational, sci-fi, fantasy and more!
However, if we have a request for a theme we don't currently have in stock, we'll get it! If you can dream it, we can make it happen.
who is eligible?
Any child, up to 18 years of age that has recently or currently gone through a difficult life-altering circumstance including but not limited to serious illness, foster care, special needs, trauma, abuse etc.
how do i sign up for a session?
You can apply for a session by selecting the apply button in the purple box at the top of this page!
I know someone that would love to do this...
Great! If you believe they meet the eligibility requirements, take a few moments to nominate them! Nomination is very simple and can be done by selecting the "Nominate" button on the top of this page.
how long until i can do my session?
Due to the volume of applications and the planning process, please allow approximately 4-6 weeks for your session to take place once planned.
If there is a time sensitive circumstance involved, please be sure to note that on your application or nomination.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST? DO I NEED TO PURCHASE THE PHOTOS?
Absolutely nothing! This service is 100% free for eligible families. Digital downloads of your entire gallery are complimentary!
how is this free??
This service is free thanks to our incredible team of photographers, stylists and administration that have volunteered their time and talents to provide this service for our community. It wouldn't be possible without our generous sponsors and donors.
If you would like to be apart of this amazing cause, consider sponsoring a session or donating today!
"You guys are truly amazing. I can't thank you enough for what you gals are doing. It really does give us that chance to enjoy and forget even if for just a few hours. It is a lifetime of memories in the making and going to mean the world. My kids have it rough. I don't wish this life or the life of having special or medical needs on anyone. Although if it wasn't for this life I have I wouldn't have had such an amazing chance to raise such amazing kids and call them mine and receive all of the hugs, kisses, and I love you's. I would not be who I am today, I would not have the patience, or drive, or ability to take on every new obstacle like it's a normal occurence like I am able to today. Life is a blessing and I couldn't be more thankful for every moment and is why I am so thankful for everything you gals are doing". - Chandra
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Once your child decides on the theme for your family's session, the Capes & Crowns team gets hard to work to orchestrate an unforgettable experience.
All you have to do is show up to your session, ready to have fun! Complete with professional photography, hair and makeup, costumes and more, we'll have everything ready for your big day.
You will receive the images via online gallery/digital download within approximately 2 weeks of your session.