Prom Dresses Iowa City IA

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

Express
(319) 338-7905
201 South Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA
 
Fin & Feather Inc
(319) 354-2200
125 Hwy 1 W
Iowa City, IA
 
Express
(319) 358-9190
1451 Coral Ridge Ave
Coralville, IA
 
Banana Republic
(319) 337-0542
1451 Coral Ridge Ave.
Coralville, IA
 
Christopher and Banks
(319) 625-2803
Coral Ridge Mall
Coralville, IA
Hours
Mon-Fri 10 am - 9 pm
Saturday 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Active Endeavors
(319) 337-9444
138 S. Clinton St
Iowa City, IA
 
Scheels All Sports
(319) 625-9959
1461 Coral Ridge Ave Scheels #044 Iowa City
Coralville, IA
 
Gap
(319) 625-2580
1451 Coral Ridge Ave
Coralville, IA
 
Dillard's
(319) 625-2600
1411 Coral Ridge Ave
Coralville, IA
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


Old Navy
(319) 625-2822
1451 Coral Ridge Avenue
Coralville, IA
 

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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