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IMPACT Collective

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2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
Rating 5.0 out of 5
237 reviews

About

2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner

IMPACT Collective is a wedding planning business with a collaborative and customized approach to planning your BIG DAY! Their seasoned award-winning brand is ranked by clients as the #1 TOP WEDDING PLANNER on WeddingWire and #2 on The Knot with nearly 350 five star reviews combined and ZERO negative reviews.

With over 100 years of combined team experience and more than 2,000 weddings under our belt, IMPACT is ready to take this challenging journey with you. By getting to know your unique personality, IMPACT is able to curate a celebration that speaks to your one-of-a-kind love story.

IMPACT offers custom proposals, ensuring that unique touches are added to reflect your vision and your relationship. We coordinate every element so all that's left is for you to enjoy your special day with your BAE.

In addition to our local and regional success, IMPACT is an award-winning destination wedding planner. Their experience and specialty in destination weddings has allowed us to make meaningful connections and memories all over the globe. Between the US, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, and beyond, IMPACT will coordinate your dream wedding, vacation, and family reunion all in one trip!

If you are interested in a full-service, partial, month-of, destination or intimate wedding planning, the staff at IMPACT Collective is here to serve. With our concierge style approach to wedding planning, we will always look after you, your families, and guests.

Schedule a call with us to learn more about IMPACT's pricing structure and learn how the Dream Team can take your vision to fruition!

  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you offer an hourly rate?

No

What wedding events do you provide services for?

Ceremony
Reception
Rehearsal Dinner

What wedding planning services do you offer?

Budget Analysis
Day-of Coordination
Event Design
Full Planning
Guest List Creation
Partial Planning
Timelines
To-Do Lists
Vendor Referrals

What weddings do you have experience planning?

Cultural
Destination
Eco-Friendly
Military
Non-Religious
Religious

How many planners are on your team?

5

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    Claire C. Getting married on 02/12/2027
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    Capital Turnaround is DC's new, interesting, top venue

    The historic-turned-contemporary Capital Turnaround space speaks to both DC's history and the vibrant city of today. The technology and video capabilities at are dazzling and will surely add to any event.

    The IMPACT Collective team is helpful and responsive. A winning combination for event planners!

    IMPACT Collective's reply:

    Thank you so much Claire, this truly means a lot to us. We appreciate all of your support through Destination DC and are looking forward to hosting your Marketing Outlook Meeting in DC at Capital Turnaround!
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    Esteban S. Getting married on 09/02/2025
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    Ultimate Venue Space

    I attended an event here and all I can say is WOW! This venue has it all, from the industrial concept which is a planner's dream to the open spaces and huge auditorium, Capital Turnaround is sure the place to host your event in D.C. The event I attended hosted by IMPACT Collective showed the great potential the venue has to offer and truly made me excited for the future of events here in DC.

    IMPACT Collective's reply:

    Thank you so much Esteban, this truly means a lot to us. We appreciate all of your kind words and hope to work together a great deal more in the upcoming future!

Awards

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  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2022 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2021 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2019 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2012 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2011 Winner

Deals

IMPACT Collective 1
Exclusive
If you found us on WeddingWire we will give you a 5% discount on our services. Remember to show us your voucher when you come see us.
IMPACT Collective 2
Discount

2020 and 2021 had been challenging times for everyone. We are especially grateful for all our first responders that are on the frontline helping to fight this pandemic.

That's why we at IMPACT Collective want to provide an additional 5% discount to any first responders that are also planning their special day. Please mention to our team when you reach out and THANKS for all you do to help others in need!

Pricing

Team

Eddie Fam
Eddie Fam
Founder & CEO

Eddie Fam began his career at George Mason University where he booked The Roots for his first music festival. In 2000, he signed the band SEV to a record deal with Jimmy Iovine and Geffen Records. This landed them a commercial for Pepsi Blue which aired during the MTV Music Video Awards. In 2001, Fam helped raise $1 million for vulnerable children in Egypt. In 2005, Eddie was selected as a US Delegate for Bono’s ONE Campaign to end poverty at the G8 Summit. In 2009, he humbly launched IMPACT inside of a Panera Bread where he would meet clients for coffee. His greatest passion is serving as Founder of Meant 2 Live Foundation which has impacted over 2,500 impoverished youth in Washington, DC, Virginia, and Zambia. Following, Fam launched Splendor to inspire communities living in poverty, prisons, and addictions through the universal power of music. He loves to host, serve, and elevate the experiences of his event and wedding clients. Eddie Fam is a visionary and impact maker where passion and purpose collides!

Eddie Fam
Eddie Fam
Director of Operations

Christine thrives on the unequivocal pace of new ventures as well as organizing the chaos that ensues. With over 17 years of experience in business operations and human resources, she is an operational veteran. She holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and criminology, as well as Master’s level certificates in Project Management and Homeland Security Management. Fam uses her expertise in workflow analysis and business strategy to make an impact on our clients. Christine’s motto: “Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another above yourselves.” (Romans 12:9-10) Christine uses this as her motivation while serving Meant 2 Live Foundation.

Tigre Hammond
Tigre Hammond
CPCE Wedding Planner

Tigre (pronounced “Tiger”) graduated from George Mason University with her bachelor’s degree in Tourism & Events Management and has spent the past several years honing her skills and contributing to the events industry in various positions. Her career kicked off as an Event Associate of IMPACT Collective and Meant 2 Live Foundation where she fell in love with planning events and helping others. She has since worked for various large venues and associations to plan and manage many types of events including weddings, galas, meetings, trade shows, conferences, and more. She enjoys building relationships with her clients and truly exceeding their expectations. Just like her unique name, Tigre’s special talents and creativity do not go unnoticed when she is organizing and executing events. She will go above and beyond to make her clients’ dreams come to fruition.

Professional Network & Endorsements

3 Endorsements
ARJ Productions ARJ Productions Wedding Planners

I've worked with Impact Collective many times and they are not only exceptional at what they do their team is incredible to work with! Highly recommend them!

Suburban Video Suburban Video Wedding Videographers

The best! You won't find another team of professionals that is more passionate, devoted, honest and hard working then the Impact team. Great people, great work... they'll be the best decision you'll make. -Cara Bowen and the Suburban Video team.

Sylvain's Florist Sylvain's Florist Wedding Florists

If you are looking for a wedding coordinator - look no further! IMPACT is very professional, always on time, in total control of the wedding, and is fun to work with! As a wedding vendor I was impressed with Eddie since he was really on top of everything during the wedding day, as well as before the wedding when he came with the clients to book my services. I would highly recommend IMPACT as an event planner!

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Map

525 Water St. SW Suite 425 Washington, DC, 20024
7032248039

M-F 10 am to 6:00 pm
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