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Lufkin consignment store collecting wedding dresses to convert into angel gowns

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

One Lufkin consignment shop is collecting wedding dresses.

Generations Consignment Store is taking the dress donations to deliver to NICU Helping Hands.

The NICU Helping Hands is a program that makes angel gowns for babies who pass away.

The angel gowns are given to the families free of charge at their request.

"I've had my dress for ten years now just hanging in a closet I know my daughter isn't going to want to wear it I'm not going to really want to sell it to anybody so this is just a great way to know that it's going to a good cause," said Erin Gallagher, Owner, Generations Consignment Store.

Store owner Erin Gallagher is hoping to collect 25 gowns during the month of April.

For more information on the helping hands visit www.nicuhelpinghands.org

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