Prom Dresses East Lansing MI

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

Summit Sports
(517) 332-4000
2650 Grand River Ave Suite D
East Lansing, MI
American Apparel
(517) 333-6662
115 E. Grand River Ave.
East Lansing, MI
Mon - Wed 11am - 7pm
Thu - Sat 11am - 9pm
Sun 12pm - 6pm

Lane Byrant
(517) 316-1391
3001 Preyde Blvd Space I1
Lansing, MI
Lane Byrant
(517) 349-8553
1982 Grand River Ave Sp425
Okemos, MI
Christopher and Banks
(517) 347-1671
Meridian Mall
Okemos, MI
Mon-Sat 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday 12 pm - 6 pm

Moosejaw Mountaineering
(517) 333-4000
555 E Grand River Ave East Lansing
East Lansing, MI
Urban Outfitters
119 E. Grand River Avenue
East Lansing, MI
JC Penney
(517) 349-6912
1982 W Grand River Ave Ste 135
Okemos, MI
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 11:00-6:00

(517) 347-4800
1982 Grand River Ave.
Okemos, MI
Playmakers Inc
(517) 349-3803
2299 W Grand River Ave
Okemos, MI

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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