1. To provide gowns to hospitals or funeral homes for premature and full term babies that did not make it home.
2. To provide these handmade gowns at no charge to hospitals, funeral homes for grieving parents.
3. To accept donated gowns and accessories and treat them with respect to make the angel gowns.
All donations are very much appreciated and needed to make this program successful. Below are some simple steps that can make this a memorable journey.
Please place a name tag on your donation. This will make it easier to post a picture on our website.
Gowns/dresses do not need to be cleaned before you give the dress to us. After each Angel Gown is made, each one is gently had washed.
Drop off locations for donated items:
Cedar Lake - Eagles Club
Demotte - McColly Real Estate, Revived Resale, Judi's Bloomers Greenhouse
Hebron - Andrea's Gift & Thrift, Russ's Print Shop
Lowell - Purple Door Bridal Shop, Sheets Funeral Home
Portage - Janet's Daycare
Valparaiso - Presbyterian Resale Shop, South Haven Library
Wheatfield - T-Mart
Michigan City - Wrights Flowers, Dr. James Meade's Office
Bourbonnais - Bliss Bridal & Prom
South Holland - Library
If you don't have a dress but would like to donate, here are some of our other needs.
Lace: All Colors
Ribbon: All Colors
Yarn: Baby soft white, off white and light pastel colors
Flannel or Plain satin for blankets and buntings
If you are mailing donations they can be sent to
Angels Wrapped in Love
P.O. Box 642
DeMotte, In. 46310
Files coming soon.
Help take apart dresses or cutting out patterns
We need bonnets, caps, booties, blankets and buntings
We need help sewing gowns and buntings. We will furnish patterns.