Where: VICTORIA PARK, 1700 S. Elmhurst Road, Mount Prospect, ILWhen: Friday, March 20 – 10 am to 8 pm & Saturday, March 21 – 10 am to 6pm
The Making Memories Breast Cancer Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to granting last wishes for men and women suffering from Stage 4 (metastatic) breast cancer, has received thousands of wedding gowns for its “Brides Against Breast Cancer” Nationwide Tour of Gowns.
On March 19 and 20, the Tour will return to the Chicago area with a truckload of grand and beautiful bridal gowns from well-known sources in sizes ranging from 2 to 44. Most gowns in the collection have been donated by members of the bridal industry; some are runway samples, modeled at recent Market shows.Others are gifts from individuals across the country.
The selection – one of the largest assembled in the U.S. -- will include hundreds of current styles from a long list of well-known designers and manufacturers at unbelievably low prices. An impressive array of veils, crinolines and other accessories will also be offered.
Most gowns have been marked down 40% to 75% below traditional salon prices. Prices range
from $99 to $799 for values to $3,500. A collection of Designer and Couture bridals retailing to $8,000 will also be included, with none priced higher than $2,499.Admission for the sale is FREE. Cash and Credit Cards will be accepted for payment.
Brides on Budgets Support the Cause
In an atmosphere of economic challenges, Brides Against Breast Cancer brings instant help for
brides on budgets, providing a unique opportunity to purchase dream dresses, at affordable prices, while supporting others who are struggling to cope in a time of great sadness. The Chicago BABC event is, “win-win” situation for budget-conscious shoppers committed to fighting the battle against breast cancer.
Every gown purchased at the sale will help Making Memories Breast Cancer Foundation to fulfill it’s Mission: To educate and grant wishes for those individuals who are losing the battle against breast cancer.
Making Memories Breast Cancer Foundation is a recognized non-profit organization under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. For more information please visit our website at www.makingmemories.org
or call 503.491.8091.