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All right let's get -- small business segment which we love every week we like to focus on a business that is doing something interesting and doing -- fabulously.
And you know that I don't think they present a more inspiring business than the one we gonna talk about today with Katie Jenkins -- she is the founder.
Of a nonprofit organization called -- -- repeat.
I didn't giving makes movement of photographers and filmmakers working together to capturing inspiring.
True stories of families or individuals that have gone through -- -- still going through.
I guess -- half times what -- -- -- for this in the first place it's great great organization.
I don't think he would take you so much for having me here you know as a professional photographer I was really looking for a way to get back and and not just use my camera and that you know to run my business I had this idea.
And one that got a call from a grieving mother and I had escalation to be able to help her and that is they they get to subtly at the where we donate a portrait session.
We -- this -- up with a platform to share their story and they also receive all the pictures and now plan if they get to memories.
How can that how can anybody sort of get involved in this.
-- at there's many ways you can get involved at first -- we get.
And daily nominations through our web site subtly into.
-- -- crew members error I was stationed across this country -- photographer filmmaker you can always come and apply and in the biggest way to help less distance to support us financially.
-- -- we take donations but we've also created.
And giving based camera strapped called it the better strap and with purchasing -- camera strap a portion of those funds are given directly to federally -- the peace that we can.
Do we do and help these feelings that specifically if somebody's thinking of doing something.
Four year old in isolation what kind of stories you looking -- really.
That's a great question what we -- good -- is inspiring true stories and usually that comes friend someone that is facing a hard time.
And and for example we're doing a story I'm sergeant Travis smells you lost both arms and life in Afghanistan and very.
And -- situation and he was at a cross Fred in his life.
And he's taking -- read an inspiring people.
I'm in his community and across the globe and those are the kind of people that we're trying to honor is that every day here -- so parents Irina and and and.
Katie I'd I guess and -- somebody wants to do this it doesn't that's you know an extraordinary example of an extraordinary -- -- But you could presumably find somebody.
Living next all are -- down the street or something he's going through particularly -- times.
Make something a very compelling about them as well shall -- -- photographs or whatever it as.
-- -- -- I believe that we're surrounded by every -- heroes that are going through so much and I don't we have to give those people every day people up -- from his share their story and celebrate what -- -- and living types -- exceptional lives.
And how is as the business doing.
-- you are you hiring do you do you need a lot more money I guess you what I guess every business always -- a lot more money.
Yet -- you know I'm business is great entrepreneurship is not glamorous and we make sacrifices that.
Everything it's worth it knowing that we're helping this family is you know we created and this business a year and a half ago.
-- it's becoming a nation -- name.
And -- also created the site has got just seven months ago and we're selling nationally internationally.
And also being placed in retail stores so.
I love my job -- -- -- creative -- well help others it's a perfect combination.
It is and you have a website give us our web site.
Yes and you can get a subtly into.
All right we just put up the photo lands -- web page on the screen that -- -- -- -- guy who's the founder of this organization it really is a great organization.
How wonderful to see the work you're doing and we -- you have a great deal of success in 2013 happy new unity candy.
Think -- semi attacking your -- you are right that is -- -- gives Norris fanned out all photo lands -- go check it out really is very very interesting website.
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