Prom Dresses Columbia SC

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z becky brown
(803) 462-9898
18 Tallawood Lane
Elgin, SC

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Half Moon Outfitters #4
(803) 929-0771
2930 Devine St
Columbia, SC
(803) 781-8038
138 Harbison Boulevard
Columbia, SC
Sun: 1:30p - 8pMon-Sat: 9:30a - 9:30p

Lane Byrant
(803) 783-3262
141 Pelham Drive
Columbia, SC
(803) 699-2100
7201-100 Two Notch Road
Columbia, SC
Departments / Services
Mattresses, Furniture Gallery, Wedding Registry.

The Backpacker
(803) 799-7571
1215 Wayne St
Columbia, SC
American Apparel
(803) 251-0117
610 Harden St., Columbia SC
Columbia, SC
Mon - Sat 11am - 7pm
Sun 1:30pm - 6pm

Gb Shoe Warehouse
(803) 731-1065
Dutch Square Center, Suite 3001, 421 Bush River Road Dutch Square Center Su
Columbia, SC
(803) 788-1817
Two Notch rd.
Columbia, SC
JC Penney
(803) 407-2215
100 Columbiana Cir #102
Columbia, SC
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 1:30-7:00

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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.

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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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