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

  • We enjoy gowns from all over the country
  • We only accept gowns from 2011 or newer *NEW!*
  • We only accept accessories such as belts, sashes, veils, headpieces, jewelry, and jackets
  • We love pictures and stories of your wedding

Still interested in donating? 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 in shipping box, with gown
  6. Send boxed gown to:

Local Donations:

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

Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor
2010 Hogback Rd., Suite 3
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

For those donating locally, the Cancer Support Community is open:

  • Monday through Thursday, 9 am – 4:30 pm
  • Friday, 9 am – noon

You will receive a letter 2 to 3 weeks 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

*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.