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Socially Distanced Labor Day in Washington D.C.

By Cara Davis Labor Day is known for its barbecues and pool parties to commence the end of summer. However, this year normal celebrations are going to have to be altered due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Maintaining a safe, socially distanced environment even on a holiday is essential for the public’s health and safety. There […]

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Quarantined Bachelorette Party Ideas!

By Cara Davis The COVID-19 pandemic may have altered your bachelorette plans from partying in Vegas or relaxing in Cancun, but here at IMPACT Collective we have great ideas on how you can create the perfect party for the bride. You are all there to celebrate the bride you love, therefore the location of the […]

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Mini/Micro Weddings: The Solution for Getting Married during the Pandemic

  Did your dream wedding with 100+ guests get crushed by COVID-19 this year? Do you still want to get married this year and not postpone your wedding? We have the solution for you! Invite your close family and friends to celebrate your special day at your mini or micro wedding! This celebration is more […]

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Love Actually: Words Of Wisdom On Tying The Knot

By: Sophie Normand At IMPACT Collective, we love working with couples who are planning their wedding and being a part of their vision for their big day. I’ve been thinking a lot about weddings lately (it pretty much comes with the territory when you work for an events company that specializes in weddings!) and of […]

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Profile: Whitehall

By: Sophie Normand Whitehall is one of the premier wedding venues in the DMV, with acres of land and gorgeous waterfront views. We think it’s the most beautiful spot in Annapolis—but we might be a bit biased. This week, we’re talking about all things Whitehall, so that you can see why we love it so […]

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Profile: Capital Turnaround

Photo: Mason Photography By: Sophie Normand Meet Capital Turnaround: the hottest new venue in the DMV! Located in Navy Yard, DC, this gorgeous multipurpose space mixes historic and modern accents for the perfect space for your wedding, party, or corporate event. IMPACT Collective is proud to work with the Capital Turnaround team to coordinate events, […]

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How To Beat The Dog Days Of Summer In The DMV

By: Sophie Normand The COVID-19 pandemic turned everything upside down and has canceled all sorts of events for the summer. One thing it didn’t cancel? That DC summer heat! While some of the things you might have been looking forward to this summer aren’t happening, or it might not be safe to attend some of […]

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Expecting The Unexpected…In Wedding Costs

Photo: Real Simple By: Sophie Normand It’s no secret that a wedding is a big financial investment. It can take a lot to feed and entertain all your family and friends while maintaining an aesthetically-pleasing and fun environment. Although there are plenty of budgeting resources and lists out there, you may still find yourself running […]

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Why Hire An Event Planner: Is It Really Worth It?

By: Sophie Normand There are so many different moving parts that go into planning an event—whether it’s a wedding, a corporate reception or a fundraiser—and having an event planner can help you bring your event to the next level! At IMPACT Collective, we offer a range of services that include full-service wedding planning, government conferences, […]

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Happy Independence Day! Here’s how you can (virtually) celebrate this 4th of July

By: Sophie Normand Happy Independence Day! At IMPACT Collective, we’re proud to be a small business owned by the son of immigrants who came here seeking the American dream. This weekend, we’re celebrating 244 years of American history, from the signing of the Declaration of Independence to the present. History is often messy and complicated, […]

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