Prom Dresses Charleston WV

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

Gander Mountain
(304) 746-6130
2700 Block Of Mountaineer Gander Mountain #240
Charleston, WV
 
Macy's
(304) 345-9450
201 Lee Street, East
Charleston, WV
Departments / Services
Wedding Registry.

Sport Mart Inc
(304) 744-1200
1418 Maccorkle Ave Sw
Charleston, WV
 
Young''S Department Store
(304) 343-1011
1613 Washington St. West
Charleston, WV
 
Lane Byrant
(304) 343-6270
1034 Charleston Town Ctr
Charleston, WV
 
JC Penney
(304) 345-9075
401 Lee St E
Charleston, WV
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 12:30-6:00

Macys Inc #566
(304) 345-9450
201 Lee Street East Charleston Town Center
Charleston, WV
 
T.J.Maxx
(304) 744-3866
26 Riverwalk Plaza
Charleston, WV
Hours
Sun: 11a - 8pMon-Sat: 9:30a - 9:30p

Christopher and Banks
(304) 344-5002
Charleston Town Center
Charleston, WV
Hours
Mon-Fri 10 am - 9 pm
Saturday 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Gap
(304) 342-8940
2033 Charleston Town Center
Charleston, WV
 

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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