Say “I DO” to Brides Against Breast Cancer
SARASOTA, Fla., Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Brides Against Breast Cancer(TM) www.bridesabc.org is an organization serving a very “pink” purpose – their gown sales fund programs and services that are free to cancer patients and their families.
Through its “Original Nationwide Tour of Gowns” bridal shows, Brides Against Breast Cancer plans to unveil more than 100 shows in 2013. In cities nationwide, with an average offering of nearly 1,000 new or gently worn bridal dresses, brides-to-be will find their dream gown at a greatly reduced cost.
“Wedding gown sales are an important fundraising program for Brides Against Breast Cancer. Our organization makes it possible for future brides around the country to purchase wedding gowns at dramatic savings, and give back,” said Amy Paulishak, VP Business Development, Brides Against Breast Cancer. “Most gown prices range from $75 to $799, including beautiful new name brand and designer gowns valued up to $3,000. We also offer layaway.”
The 2013 dates for the “Nationwide Tour of Gowns” coming to a city near you are:
Cleveland January 5-6 Hyatt Regency Cleveland at the Arcade Nashville January 4-5 Sheraton Music City Hotel Philadelphia January 4-5 Clarion Hotel & Conference Center Pittsburgh January 12-13 The Fez Houston January 11-13 Sheraton Suites Houston at the Galleria Waltham, MA January 18-20 The Westin Waltham Boston Portsmouth, VA January 18-19 Renaissance Portsmouth Portland January 18-20 Doubletree Portland Jacksonville, FL January 26-27 Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Bellevue, WA January 26-27 Red Lion Hotel Bellevue Milwaukee January 25-27 Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport Arlington, VA February 1-2 Sheraton Pentagon City Austin, TX February 1-2 Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol Eugene, OR February 3-4 Valley River Inn New York City February 3 Manhattan Penthouse on Fifth Avenue Indianapolis, IN February 8-9 Sheraton Indianapolis Hotel at Keystone Crossing Clearwater Beach, FL February 9-10 Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa Las Vegas February 10 Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino Baltimore February 15-16 Sheraton Baltimore City Center Hotel Santa Rosa, CA February 15-16 Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel & Spa Detroit February 16-17 The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit Richmond February 22-23 Omni Hotel and Resort Richmond Orlando February 23-24 Doubletree by Hilton Orlando Downtown Santa Monica February 22-23 Tiato San Diego March 1-2 The Westin San Diego Columbia, SC March 9-10 Columbia Marriott Cincinnati, OH March 15-16 Millennium Hotel Cincinnati Greenville, SC March 17 Hilton Greenville Anaheim March 29-30 Anaheim Marriott Atlanta, GA April 6-7 Marriott Atlanta Northwest at Galleria Minneapolis April 19-20 Millennium Hotel Minneapolis Chicago area June 22-23 Jasmine Galleria Tampa/Brandon June 23-24 Embassy Suites Tampa-Brandon
Here’s how you can help:
- If you have already said “I Do,” donate your newer gown for a tax deduction
- Volunteer at one of our gown shows or make a donation
- Go online to www.bridesabc.org to register to attend a show and learn more
SOURCE Brides Against Breast Cancer