The Brides Project is now accepting donations. Please see below for donation drop-off times and read our COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols prior to donating.

Interested in donating? Great! First a few things you should know.

  • We enjoy receiving bridal gowns from all over the country. No bridesmaid/mother-of-the-bride dresses, please
  • We only accept bridal gowns from 2015 or newer (in other words, gowns designed within the last five years)
  • We accept accessories such as belts, sashes, veils, headpieces, jewelry, and jackets. No crinolines or undergarments please
  • We love receiving pictures and stories of your wedding!

Ready to donate? Here’s how!

Non-Local Donations:

  1. Take the gown out of any box it may currently be in
  2. Roll the gown as tight as you can and place it in a pillow case (or something comparable)
  3. Place the rolled-up gown in a shipping box
  4. Complete this donation form*
  5. Place donation form and gown in box
  6. Send box to:

Cancer Support
Community of Greater Ann Arbor

Attn: The Brides Project
2010 Hogback Rd, Suite 3
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Local Donations:

  1. Take the gown out of any box
  2. Hang gown in bag
  3. Complete this donation form*
  4. Drop off gown and form at:

The Brides Project
1677 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Drop off between the following hours (no appointment necessary):
Tuesdays 4 – 4:30 pm
Saturdays 9 – 9:30 am

You will receive a letter within a month after we have received the gown that can be used for tax purposes, confirming that we have received your gown. If you have any questions, please email us at donate@thebridesproject.org

*There is a small administrative cost to The Brides Project and the Cancer Support Community to process each donated gown. We kindly encourage a donation of $25 to cover these costs.