Ordinary Hero, Ethiopia

Ordinary Hero’s motto is “Change the world for One”. Its meaning is simple: changing the world for one person has a ripple effect—when one person’s life is impacted for the better, that person goes on to impact more lives for the better. Ordinary Hero is a child sponsorship advocacy organization, and I was blessed to...

Daughters of Cambodia, Cambodia

Human trafficking is, sadly, one of the biggest issues facing women today—especially in Cambodia. Often sold by their own families into the sex industry, young girls and women face not only great danger, but every form of psychological, emotional, sexual, physical, verbal and mental abuse. Daughters of Cambodia is an incredible organization that I was...

World Vision, Uganda

There’s a sweet girl named Carolyn who’s been a part of my life since 2010. She lives in Uganda and has grown and thrived from a sad-eyed eleven year old to a healthy, strong, young woman. I’ve partnered with World Vision to be her monthly sponsor, which helps cover the cost of basic needs such...

Beacon of Hope, Mozambique

Beacon of Hope stands out to me as the hardest place for me to leave. I fell in love with the kids we worked with there, and saw how Beacon of Hope absolutely lives up to its name. It operates as a Boy’s Home, but it’s main purpose is to equip and propel needy young men...

Pastor B, Nepal

I spent a month in Nepal, where I worked alongside a Pastor who oversees thirteen churches, eight of which were destroyed by the catastrophic earthquake that took place in 2015 that took over 8,500 lives. Pastor B & his wife work full time ministering to the people of Nepal, re-building churches, visiting and praying for...

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I'm Carly Jean—a fine art wedding, elopement, and lifestyle photographer. Now booking in CA and beyond.

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