Strangers give couple a dream wedding
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However, their situation took an unexpected turn when Cooper was diagnosed with throat cancer. Now instead of paying for a wedding, all of their income went toward medical expenses. They could no longer afford the wedding they had dreamed of.
When Tammy saw that her fiance's health was quickly deteriorating, she reached out for help. Tammy started a Facebook page and posted a video on YouTube asking for donations. She never expected what happened next.
People's generosity was overwhelming. In just four weeks, donations poured in from friends, family, and complete strangers. Vendors from all over England contributed by offering their services for free to the couple--a limo, a photographer, suits, a wedding cake, and even a chocolate fountain for the reception. The owner of a bridal store let Tammy have her pick of dresses.
The couple married Wednesday in a $30,000 ceremony. The blushing bride said it was everything she'd ever dreamed of.
The couple shared pictures from their wedding day on the Facebook page, and there has been an outpouring of support wishing them the best.