We are an organization dedicated to create art healing.

The Celebrate Your Life Organization wants to help cancer patients and their loved ones to make them feel as special as they are! We honor them, and we want to make them feel and look beautiful! Our annual photoshoot is our big event where we give back in a big way!

This photoshoot has doubled in size in its second year! We are proud to be able to photograph 136 total survivors in 2019!!

During the photoshoot, we honor all cancer patients and survivors. He or she can bring up to 4 special guests to be included in their photos with them. Survivors sign up themselves, or sometimes one of their family members or friends is the person who recommends a survivors to sign up for the photoshoot. Professional hair and makeup services are provided to the survivors, and we’ve had dozens or donations given to help these survivors look great and feel even better during their photo session!

Our Mission

To create art healing by giving back to cancer survivors and their families through various art mediums.

Our Vision

Through all stages of cancer, people need love, hope and healing. We seek new, creative ways to help heal.

Our Values

We believe art heals the soul. We want to give back to those who need healing during the most crucial times in life.

Meet Our Founder

Gail Camp, Founder

Gail Camp is a professional photographer who founded her business, G&W Photography, in 2014. Gail’s love of photography began when she was young as a hobby. As a native Texan, Gail was born and raised in the small town of Diboll. In 2013, Gail received her Associate of Arts from Lonestar College System with a certificate in Human Resources, and she graduated Cum Laude. She is also certified from the accredited New York School of Photography.

Shortly after graduating, Gail knew she wanted to get back to her first passion, and began G&W Photography. Being a self-taught photographer, Gail is proud to be Wedding Wire’s Couples’ Choice award winner for the past three years. She was also recently awarded the Portrait Master’s Bronze award. Gail is very passionate about her work, family and helping others.

Her passion rose to new levels in 2017 when she found herself starting a non-profit organization after donating her photography services at an American Cancer Society gala. Founding, The Celebrate Your Life Organization, Gail’s vision is to create healing through the art of photography as well as other art forms for cancer patients, survivors and their caregivers. The organization hosts an annual photoshoot where cancer patients and survivors are provided a free portrait session with their closest loved ones. Gail’s goal is to continue building new ways of helping others in the community.