Prom Dresses Elgin IL

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The Ladies Room Resale Boutique
(630) 613-9593
410 South Main Street
Lombard, IL
Store Type
Womens Consignment
Hours
Monday - Friday: 10 AM - 7 PM Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM

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Macy's
(847) 551-4800
1000 Spring Hill Mall
West Dundee, IL
 
Christopher and Banks
(847) 426-3635
Spring Hill Mall
West Dundee, IL
Hours
Mon-Fri 10 am - 9 pm
Saturday 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Anticipations Consignment Bouqitue
(630) 246-2699
1044 East Schaumburg Road
Streamwood, IL
 
Von Maur
(630) 377-9987
3810 E Main St Charleston
Saint Charles, IL
 
T.J.Maxx
(847) 531-5927
352 Randall Road
S.Elgin, IL
Hours
Sun: 11a - 8pMon-Sat: 9:30a - 9:30p

JC Penney
(847) 428-5600
Hwy 31 And 72
West Dundee, IL
Hours
Mon-Fri 10:00-9:00
Sat 10:00-7:00
Sun 11:00-6:00

Express
(847) 426-9020
1242 Spring Hill Mall
Dundee, IL
 
The Vertical Drop Inc
(630) 584-1250
116 W Main St
Saint Charles, IL
 
X Sport Fitness
(630) 443-1043
238 N. Randall Rd.
St. Charles, IL
 
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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.

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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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