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Doral, FL, United States, 2014/07/30 - Brides Against Breast Cancer contributes to programs for cancer patients, their families and caregivers.
Brides Against Breast Cancer and it’s Nationwide Tour of Gowns is making a tour stop in Doral, FL on Friday, August 15 and Saturday, August 16 offering hundreds of new or gently worn bridal dresses, so that brides-to-be can find their dream gown at a greatly reduced cost and make a difference. The organization and its gown sales fund programs and services that are free to cancer patients and their families.
Each year, Brides Against Breast Cancer takes its Nationwide Tour of Gowns events to more than 150 cities hosting weekend bridal shows, selling gowns and accessories in all styles, sizes and price ranges. Discounted gown prices average around $600 and range from $99 to more than $4,000. About 80 percent of the proceeds from the Nationwide Tour of Gowns more than $2 million annually support free programs and services for cancer patients and their caregivers.
“Wedding gown sales are an important fundraising program for Brides Against Breast Cancer. Our organization makes it possible for future brides around the country to purchase wedding gowns at dramatic savings, and help those impacted by cancer and their families,” said Amy Paulishak, Senior Vice President, Brides Against Breast Cancer, part of The Health Support Network, Inc.
“The InterContinental at Doral Miami is pleased to ‘Say I Do’ to Brides Against Breast Cancer’s Nationwide Tour of Gowns,” said Sebastian Gonzalez, General Manager of the InterContinental at Doral Miami. “It is important to support this esteemed fundraising organization that has helped thousands of people whose lives have been affected by cancer, as it passes through our community,” added Mr. Gonzalez.
Here’s how you can help:
• If you have already said “I Do,” donate your newer gown for a tax deduction
• Volunteer at one of our gown shows or make a donation
• Go online to register to attend a show and learn more
About InterContinental at Doral Miami
InterContinental at Doral Miami is a Real Hotels & Resorts owned hotel which offers first-class service to both business and holiday travelers with a personalized touch. The hotel has been a popular destination for banquets and events that have served national and international clients. Since 2000, InterContinental at Doral Miami has consistently delivered award-winning service and elegant stay in the Doral area. Centered in the heart of Miami, the hotel is conveniently located minutes from Miami International Airport, top shopping destinations, world-class golf courses, and other major attractions.