We started Inspired Storytellers to tell incredible stories of incredible people.

Our approach is simple: We use diverse mediums to share stories that power communities.


Follow along below to see what we’re getting into

Throughout history, young people have been the answer. Take a listen to BCF Youth Fellow Jean taking us to school on the matter.

We’re proud to continue partnering with Brooklyn Community Foundation on this video series as they seek to elevate young Brooklynites.

29 Apr 2018

Enough is enough. Today we are with @marchforourlives in New Orleans (pics 1&2), New York (3) and Durham (4). Inspired by the youth that is taking action and the organizations we work with, we are ready for action to be taken on #guncontrolnow #neveragain

24 Mar 2018

839 @marchforourlives events this Saturday. We’ll see you out there. #youth #leader #movement #durham #nyc #nola

22 Mar 2018

“I used to go to work early just to see her. I was straight. I didn’t know nothing about being gay. We looked at each other and just giggled. We haven’t stopped giggling since.” —Bobbi Pilgrim (L) on the first time she met her wife Gherri on the occasion of their 58th anniversary. Gherri and Bobbi celebrated their anniversary with friends at @griotcircle, a community gathering of LGBTQ elders of color in Brooklyn, which they attend everyday. #lgbt #lgbtq #elder #gathering

19 Feb 2018

The welcoming squad at @cavecanempoets just won the $100k #SparkPrize from @bklynfoundation. Was so cool to to get an extended lesson from them on poetry’s beautiful ability to heal and captivate. We’re working on our homework! (at Cave Canem)

10 Feb 2018

We had the pleasure of documenting some of the most captivating leaders in the education field for Education Reform Now at their annual workshop Philos in Washington, D.C. We drew so much inspiration to continue on bravely and with self-care as we take part in the difficult conversations ahead of us.

26 Jan 2018

The @bricolagenola annual report is absolutely beautiful! We spent a day photographing at the school and designer, Mary Louise Killen did an amazing job laying everything out. #education #neworleans #louisiana #annualreport #annualreportphotography

19 Jan 2018

Ti is a veteran with Alzheimer’s. Ann cares for him while holding down a job. It’s a beautiful story and one that represents what’s at the heart of the fight for health care. Shot for the wonderful people at Medicare Rights Center fighting the good fight in Washington. Sign the petition to oppose the Tax Bill at

12 Dec 2017