Prom Dresses Albany NY

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Planet Earth Handbags
(518) 275-0225
PO Box 11313
Loudonville, NY

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JC Penney
(518) 456-0824
120 Washington Ave Ext Ste 40
Albany, NY
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:30
Sun 11:00-6:00

Ann Taylor
(518) 464-4436
1 Crossgates Mall Road
Albany, NY
Departments / Services
Petites Shoes
Hours
Monday:10:00 a.m - 9:30 p.m
Tuesday:10:00 a.m - 9:30 p.m
Wednesday:10:00 a.m - 9:30 p.m
Thursday:10:00 a.m - 9:30 p.m
Friday:10:00 a.m - 9:30 p.m
Saturday:10:00 a.m - 9:30 p.m
Sunday:11:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m

Lane Byrant
(518) 456-3641
120 Washington Ave Sp P101
Albany, NY
 
Old Navy
(518) 862-9435
1 Crossgates Mall Road
Albany, NY
 
Ny Gear Inc
(518) 432-7444
167 Central Ave
Albany, NY
 
Ems
(518) 482-0088
1475 Western Av Stuyvesant Plaza
Albany, NY
 
Macys Inc #0049
(518) 452-0010
120 Washington Ave Extension Crossgate Mall
Albany, NY
 
Journeys #1330
(518) 456-6198
1 Crossgates Mall B111 Crossgates Mall
Albany, NY
 
Gap
(518) 456-4173
1 Crossgates Mall Road
Albany, NY
 
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Donate prom dresses

When 18-year-old Marisa West thinks back to her high school prom, her memories include "wearing rhinestone-studded high heels, a beautiful dress, and jewelry that sparkled in the dark." She remembers feeling like a young woman that night, as compared with "the girl who started high school as a freshman."

Two years ago, Marisa made national headlines because of her successful effort to help hundreds of girls in the New Orleans area enjoy the same feeling at their own proms–even though for most of them, buying dresses had become impossible in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

Prom Dresses

She wanted to help the girls forget about the hurricane and the flood and just be normal high school students for one night, and "lose themselves in the magic of dressing up."

Marisa initially organized friends and family to solicit 100 donated prom dresses to send to girls at one high school. Her efforts, however, turned into a national cause that drew donations from around the country. Eventually, 2,800 dresses filled her parents' Beltsville, Maryland, home.

"There was not one surface that was free," recalled Leathia West, Marisa's mother, who helped her daughter organize the program.

When all of the dresses had been collected, Bill Everett, warehouse manager of E.U. Services, a commercial printing and mailing company in Rockville, Maryland, volunteered to make the 20-hour drive to take the dresses to New Orleans. His employer paid for the trip.

Everett said that when the girls ...

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