Prom Dresses Fort Collins CO

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The Sports Authority #110
(970) 377-9243
4417 Corbett Drive Front Range Village Fort Collins
Ft. Collins, CO
 
Macy's
(970) 226-5300
225 East Foothills Pkwy.
Fort Collins, CO
 
Old Navy
(970) 229-0623
108 W Troutman Pkwy
Fort Collins, CO
 
Lane Byrant
(970) 229-5774
4321 Corbett Rd Suite106
Fort Collins, CO
 
Christy Sports
(970) 233-0582
101 E Foothills Pkwy Foothills #8
Fort Collins, CO
 
Rei 049
(970) 223-0123
4025 S. College Ave. Fort Collins
Fort Collins, CO
 
The Limited
(970) 223-5638
215 East Foothills Parkway
Fort Collins, CO
 
Express
(970) 229-9208
215 East Foothills Pkwy
Fort Collins, CO
 
Christopher and Banks
(970) 226-3742
Foothills Fashion Mall
Ft. Collins, CO
Hours
Mon-Sat 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Outpost Sunsport
(970) 225-1455
931 E Harmony Rd Unit 1
Fort Collins, CO
 

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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