Prom Dresses Asheville NC

Looking for Prom Dresses in Asheville? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Asheville that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Prom Dresses in Asheville.

Diamond Brand Outdoors
(828) 251-4668
172 Charlotte St
Asheville, NC
 
God''S Country Outfitters
(704) 983-7373
1454 U.S. Hwy 52 North
Albemarle, NC
 
Dillard's
(828) 665-4434
800 Brevard Road
Asheville, NC
Hours
11:00 am - 07:00 pm TUE
11:00 am - 07:00 pm WED
11:00 am - 07:00 pm THU
11:00 am - 07:00 pm FRI
11:00 am - 07:00 pm SAT
12:00 pm - 06:00 pm SUN
11:00 am - 07:00 pm MON


Christopher and Banks
(828) 299-3125
Asheville Mall
Asheville, NC
Hours
Mon-Fri 10 am - 9 pm
Saturday 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Dillard's
(828) 298-2611
#3 South Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC
Departments / Services
Wedding Registry, Big and Tall
Hours
10:00 am - 09:00 pm TUE
10:00 am - 09:00 pm WED
10:00 am - 09:00 pm THU
10:00 am - 09:00 pm FRI
10:00 am - 09:00 pm SAT
12:00 pm - 06:00 pm SUN
10:00 am - 09:00 pm MON


Mast General Store Inc
(828) 232-1883
15 Biltmore Ave Asheville
Asheville, NC
 
Rei 117
(828) 687-0918
31 Schenck Parkway Asheville
Asheville, NC
 
Sharon Luggage Store #13
(828) 299-1005
3 South Tunnel Rd. Asheville Mall
Asheville, NC
 
JC Penney
(828) 299-0040
3 S Tunnel Rd
Asheville, NC
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 12:00-6:00

Old Navy
(828) 298-3150
3 S Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC
 

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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