Prom Dresses Albuquerque NM

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Zumiez
(425) 551-1500
6600 Meneual Blvd Ne #H 11A 102/ Coronado Mall
Albuquerque, NM
 
JC Penney
(505) 883-5800
6600 Menaul Blvd NE Ste 600
Albuquerque, NM
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 11:00-7:00

Anthropologie
(505) 888-8811
2260 Q Street NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
Shoe Fitters Inc
(505) 884-0005
6600 Menaul Ne Ste 383
Albuquerque, NM
 
Lane Byrant
(505) 881-5292
6600 Menual Ne
Albuquerque, NM
 
Macy's
505/889-2100
6600 Menual
Albuquerque, NM
Departments / Services
Wedding Registry.

Gap
(505) 881-6444
6600 Menaul Boulevard Ne
Albuquerque, NM
 
Banana Republic
(505) 883-4480
6600 Menaul N.E.
Albuquerque, NM
 
bebe
(505) 888-2831
2240 Q St. NE, Space 10C
Albuquerque, NM
 
Express
(505) 884-4764
6600 Menaul N.E.
Albuquerque, NM
 

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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