Art of Wedding is proud to help promote this great event happening this weekend! Brides For A Cause is hosting a charity wedding dress sale. See the details in their press release below!
MEDIA ALERTBRIDES FOR A CAUSE WEDDING DRESS SALE TO SUPPORT WISH UPON A WEDDING MARCH 9-10 AT THE LAURELHURST CLUB IN PORTLANDPortland Area Brides Can Save Hundreds on Their Wedding Dresses and Help Make Weddings Come True for Couples Facing Terminal Illness and Other Serious Life-Altering Circumstances
WHAT:Portland-basedBrides for a Cause will be hosting a Charity Wedding Dress Sale on March 9-10 at The Laurelhurst Club in Portland to support Wish Upon A Wedding, a national non-profit organization based in the San Francisco area dedicated to providing weddings and vow renewals for individuals facing terminal illness and other serious life-altering circumstances. The wedding dress sale will feature 800+ new and gently used wedding dresses donated to Wish Upon A Wedding to be resold at discounted prices by its partner Brides for a Cause, as a way to help raise funds for the charity. Dresses will be offered at discounted prices up to 75% off the retail prices. Prices will start at just $150 and will feature a variety of designers and styles. Sizes will range from 2-20. 50% of the proceeds will go directly to the charity. Visit www.bridesforacause.com for details and to register.
During the event, wedding dresses 2005 and newer will be accepted at the event. Donations may be dropped off anytime during the event at The Laurelhurst Club. Donations are tax deductible.Wish Upon A Wedding is searching for a local wish recipient in the Portland area who is in need of a dream wedding. Couples who are faced with a life threatening illness or other serious life-altering circumstance are encouraged to apply for a wedding wish by visiting www.wishuponawedding.org. Wish Upon A Wedding has granted a wedding wish for a Portland couple in 2010 and is eager to grant another wedding for a local couple in conjunction with this charity event.DATE: VIP Sneak PeekSaturday, March 9, Noon – 2 p.m.Brides will get early entry and purchase their dresses first while enjoying free mimosas, coffee and donuts. Ticket price: $10 for bride +1 guest, tickets available online at http://bfacpdxmarch2013.eventbrite.comGeneral AdmissionSaturday, March 9, 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.Sunday, March 10, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.Free admission, open to the publicWHERE: The Laurelhurst Club3721 SE Ankeny StreetPortland, OR 97214CONTACT: For information about attending the Brides for a Cause charity wedding dress sale, please contact Brides for a Cause at 503-348-1108/ firstname.lastname@example.org / www.bridesforacause.com.ABOUT WISH UPON A WEDDINGWish Upon a Wedding is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that provides weddings and vow renewals to couples facing terminal illness and serious life altering circumstances, regardless of sexual orientation. The organization was created to celebrate the courage, determination and spirit of these couples by granting their dream wedding wishes and for the chosen recipients to inspire other couples facing similar situations to find hope and strength. Wish Upon A Wedding was Founded in 2010 and is based in Santa Clara, CA. The organization currently has 23 chapters around the country. To learn more about Wish Upon A Wedding, please visit www.wishuponawedding.org.ABOUT BRIDES FOR A CAUSEHeadquartered in Portland, OR, Brides for a Cause is a commercial fundraiser for Wish Upon A Wedding, a national non-profit organization that provides weddings and vow renewals to couples facing terminal illness and serious life altering circumstances, regardless of sexual orientation. Brides for a Cause collects and resells donated wedding dresses on behalf of Wish Upon A Wedding to raise funds for the charity. Wish Upon A Wedding will receive about 50% of the proceeds. To learn more about Brides for a Cause, please visit www.bridesforacause.com.