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SWP Gives Back

One Man's Treasure Fundraiser

“One Man's Treasure seeks to empower men recently released from prison who come to the Dallas and Fort Worth area by providing them with clothing and opportunities for networking.

One Man’s Treasure, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization, is a simple but vital faith- based ministry that addresses the critical need for decent clothing faced by these returning men that will provide them with a sense of dignity and hope as they seek to change the course of their lives.

Because of the support shown by our donors and volunteers, One Man’s Treasure has served a record of over 2030 men in 2021!

By providing these men with essential clothing and referrals to other resources during the period of critical need, we assist them in changing the course of their lives long term. It is the goal of One Man’s Treasure to continue to help break the cycle of recidivism (return to prison) by helping to bring these often overlooked men successfully into the mainstream of our community.” 


The Wedding Wish

Each year Society of Wedding Professionals selects a local nonprofit to give back to, but SWP is proud to announce that we will be gifting a couple a loving and memorable wedding dream! Every day couples in the DFW (Dallas / Fort Worth) area become engaged  and thousands wed each year. Understanding that there are many couples facing obstacles and unforeseen circumstances out of their control that prevent them from hosting a wedding, so SWP is setting out to make a difference in someone's life by granting them a wedding!

One Belief, One Dream, One Team, One Purpose, One Celebration
SWP Gives Back!

SWP's Past Wedding Wish Recipients

Aeysha & Wayne Wedding Wish

Video by JCL Media

Video by CBS DFW

Other SWP Giving Back Initiatives - Minnie's Donation


Society of Wedding Professional is a Dallas/Fort Worth based nonprofit association that is locally operated and looks forward to giving back to our community.

The mission of SWP is to be a cultivated association that supports and fosters professionalism through networking for the welfare and betterment of the wedding and overall event industry.

The Wedding Wish was established by the 2018 SWP Board of Directors. The mission of The Wedding Wish is for SWP to come together as one team for the sole purpose of granting a couple in need the dream wedding that can not obtain through unforeseen and uncontrolled circumstances.

Our first Wedding Wish took place on January 20, 2019 with our beautiful couple, Nikitia & Fred! 

Our second Wedding Wish took place on March 8, 2020 with our beautiful couple, Wayne & Ayesha!

Our third Wedding Wish took place on July 17, 2022 with our beautiful couple Kimberly & Marcus!

2023 APPLICATIONS COMING SOON! www.theweddingwish.org

How You Can Help

SWP will come together as a team and donating as much as possible to make this dream a reality; however, there are hard cost involved to many our of small business owners. We have setup a donation button for those of you that wish to contribute financially. We were proudly add your name as a donor for this cause!

If you are a member of SWP and would like to provide your product or services towards this special day, then we ask you to please email Karen Higginbotham at fundraising@swpdfw.org. 

What's Included in The Wedding Wish

What’s Included in The Wedding Wish:

Max 100 guests

Ceremony and Reception at the same location

Wedding Planner








Bride’s Hair/Makeup

Wedding Dress and Veil

Couple’s transportation

Champagne Toast

What’s Not Included in The Wedding Wish:

Travel Expenses


Shoes & Jewelry

Spa Treatments

Rehearsal Dinner

Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties

Hotel expenses

Specialty Decor

Bridal Party Attire



*Please Note: SWP will not grant a Wedding Wish for any person who has been convicted of a felony. All Applicants are required to undergo a complete background check prior to being approved for the Wedding Wish. Please note if applicant or partner has been convicted of a felony, SWP is unable to grant the Wedding Wish.

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