Posts Categorized: Local Chapters

  • A Philadelphia Love Story: Kathy & Anthony

    It goes without saying that college is a journey one embarks on to get a good education. But, this love story reminds us college can be more than books and brains; it was also the start to a love story. Kathy and Anthony crossed paths for the first time, at college over fifteen years ago,… Read more »

  • A Southern California Wedding: Linda and Gabe

    On Monday, November 6th 2017, Linda and Gabriel were married right before sunset and overlooking the ocean at The Grand Pacific Palisades Resort in Carlsbad, California. Linda and Gabriel (Gabe) met playing pool competitively. Their first date included a game of pool and they still play regularly.  Since pool is very important to the couple… Read more »

  • A Las Vegas Wedding: Concetta and Gaobain

    On Thursday, September 14, 2017, Concetta and Gaobain were married in an intimate ceremony at MEET Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada. Concetta and Gaobain met over 27 years ago in a Chicago bar where Concetta was tending bar. They shared their first kiss the day they met, thanks to a dare from Concetta’s sister…. Read more »

  • A San Diego Love Story: Linda and Gabriel

    Linda and Gabriel (Gabe) met playing pool competitively. They were on opposite teams and even though they didn’t talk much that first night, Gabe said Linda made an impression on him. A week later, Linda went back to the local bar where the competition had been the week before and saw Gabe again. They struck… Read more »

  • A New York Love Story- Lilly and Chris

    Lilly and Chris first met when Chris’ brother offered to drive Lilly home from work and Chris happened to be along for the ride. It was, as Chris says “the ultimate right place right time”. The three of them decided to meet up with some friends at a local bar, where Lilly and Chris broke… Read more »

  • A New Orleans Love Story- Twila and Chris

    Twila and Christine (Chris) met during their freshman year of high school. While their relationship started out as a friendship, they both agreed it was high school when they knew they wanted to spend the rest of their lives together. Their relationship was put to the test with the arrival of Hurricane Katrina. Twila’s family… Read more »

  • A South Carolina Love Story- Margarette and James

    Margarette and James met during Margarette’s second semester at Charleston Southern University. At the time James, a recent graduate of the Citadel, had just moved out on his own and was working for a local cell phone retailer. Margarette had trouble with her phone and went to the cell phone retailer, not knowing she was… Read more »

  • A Virginia Vow Renewal: Tanisha and Tony

    On February 26th, 2017, Tanisha and Tony renewed their vows in a ceremony and reception held at Top of the Town in Arlington, Virginia. The vow renewal featured shades of purple, and floral decor. The candle light and panoramic windows, with views of Washington, DC, created a soft and romantic setting. Tanisha and Tony met online in… Read more »

  • A Chicago Wedding: Erica and Anthony

    On Sunday, May 14th, 2017 Erica and Anthony were married in a beautiful ceremony at the Kimpton Gray Hotel in downtown Chicago, Illinois. Close friends and family witnessed the couple say, “I do” and celebrated with them over a delicious dinner and countless dances on the dance floor. Erica and Anthony met through a mutual… Read more »

  • Nicole and Jose: An Atlanta Georgia Vow Renewal

    On Friday, May 19th, 2017 Nicole and Jose reaffirmed their commitment to each other in a vow renewal ceremony held at the Mason Fine Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia. The colorful, artwork lined walls provided the perfect backdrop for the celebration. Nicole and Jose first met as friends.  She was working as a flight attendant… Read more »