We are accepting donations for our 2018 event!
Please feel free to donate the following:

Gently worn or new dresses (sizes 0-26)
Cocktail dresses, gowns, any formal wear
Gently worn or new shoes (sizes 0-12)
Jewelry (rings, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, etc)
Accessories (tiaras, headpieces, shawls)
Purses/ Clutches 

Men's Formal Wear - Tuxedos, Suits, Ties, Shirts

Locations to Donate


Blush Boutique 

1410 S. Main Chapel Way #116,
Gambrills MD 21054

M-T 10am-9pm  F-Sat 10-9:30 Sunday 10-7pm

Upstairs on 7th

1299 Pennsylvannia Ave NW
Washington DC 20004

M-F 11am-6pm & Sat 12-5pm


Seat Pleasant
Community Center

5720 Addison Road, Capitol Heights MD 20743
M-Thurs 9am-9pm ; Fri - 9am-10pm ; Sat 11am-3pm ; Sunday 12pm-5pm

Seaton Memorial AME Church

5507 Lincoln Ave Lanham MD 20706
Sunday 10am-2pm


Hair Salon

Bowie Town Center Mall
15511 Emerald Way, Bowie MD
Hours:  Tues - Wed 10-6pm
Thurs-Fri 8-8pm
Sat - 8-4pm

Glam Dolls
Salon & Spa

St. Charles Towne Center
1300 Smallwood Dr W. Ste F10A
Waldorf MD
Hours: Wed-Fri 3-7pm
Sat 10-7pm
Sun 12-5pm


The Color Suite @ Salons by JC

5410 Lynx Ln Suite 9 &10
Columbia MD 21043
Tuesday-Saturday 9-5pm
Contact number: 410-988-4653


Monetary Contributions


Once Upon A Gown is also accepting monetary donations if you want to contribute but don't have materials to donate.  Donations will be used for items required to help make this event a success (i.e. clothing racks, bags, mirrors, etc). All and any donations are highly appreciated! 

*Donations of items or monetary contributions are tax deductible. 
Checks can be made payable to "SEAC, Inc. -- Once Upon a Gown Project.  
An acknowledgement of your donation or monetary contribution will be provided to you for your records*


Big thank you to our wonderful retail partners who donated BRAND NEW items: 

Bella Bridesmaids DC: 

5225 Wisconsin Ave., Suite 200

Washington, DC 20011

Phone: 202-966-0481


754 Eden Street , Suite 103, Herndon VA 20170

DiDomenico Design:

Haymarket, VA