Charity wedding dress sale benefits breast cancer patients - WKRN News 2

Charity wedding dress sale benefits breast cancer patients

Posted: Updated: Jan 5, 2013 10:17 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Soon-to-be brides had the opportunity Saturday to browse hundreds of wedding gowns at discounted prices.

Brides against Breast Cancer held a charity wedding gown sale at the Sheraton Music City Hotel.

The group offered dresses, discounted hundreds and even thousands of dollars.  Every purchase made will help make a difference in the lives of those affected by breast cancer.

"Whether its men or woman, and all types of cancer, 71 percent of our proceeds goes back to provide free support of the psychosocial needs of those impacted by cancer," show coordinator Jenny Alday told Nashville's News 2.  

The bridal sale was held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sheraton located at 777 McGavock Pike.

The selection included new name brand and designer gowns priced between $99 and $799.  There were also gowns valued at up to $20,000 sold at 25% to 75% off.

"We have all off the designers [whereas] a lot of the bridal boutiques can only carry one or two designers," Alday explained.

Brides against Breast Cancer is always excepting gown donations.

To donate or to learn more, visit BridesAgainstBreastCancer.com.

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