Prom Dresses Columbia MO

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

Bass Pro Shops
(636) 688-2500
3100 Vandiver Dr Bass Pro Shops
Columbia, MO
 
Finish Line
(573) 445-3481
2300 Bernadette Drive, #900 Columbia Mall
Columbia, MO
 
JC Penney
(573) 445-7001
2301 W Worley
Columbia, MO
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 12:00-6:00

The Starting Block
(573) 874-1803
2902 Forum Blvd Ste 103
Columbia, MO
 
Express
(573) 445-7461
2300 Bernadette Dr.
Columbia, MO
 
Gap
(573) 446-6393
2300 Bernadette Drive
Columbia, MO
 
Christopher and Banks
(573) 445-7245
Columbia Mall
Columbia, MO
Hours
Mon-Fri 10 am - 9 pm
Saturday 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Dillard's
(573) 876-8600
2300 Bernadette Drive
Columbia, MO
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


Macy's
(573) 446-8755
201 North Stadium Boulevard
Columbia, MO
Departments / Services
Wedding Registry.

Old Navy
(573) 445-4640
207 North Stadium Boulevard
Columbia, MO
 

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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