Prom Dresses Lakeland FL

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(863) 682-8989
1401 Town Center Dr.
Lakeland, FL
M: 8am-10pm
TU: 8am-10pm
W: 8am-10pm
TH: 8am-10pm
F: 8am-11pm
SA: 7am-10pm
SU: 9am-9pm

(863) 859-2000
3800 Us Highway 98 North
Lakeland, FL
Departments / Services
Wedding Registry, Big and Tall
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

Second Impressions
(727) 515-6632
Online - Please call for appt
Lakeland, FL
Christopher and Banks
(863) 853-7005
Lakeland Square
Lakeland, FL
Mon-Sat 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

The Sports Authority #383
(863) 859-4680
3530 Us Hwy 98 N Lakeland
Lakeland, FL
Hibbett Sporting Goods
3615 S. Florida Avenue Lakeland
Lakeland, FL
JC Penney
(863) 858-7900
3800 US Hwy 98 N Ste 200
Lakeland, FL
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 12:00-6:00

Old Navy
(863) 853-3255
3800 Us Highway 98 North
Lakeland, FL
Lane Byrant
(863) 859-4166
3800 Us Hwy 98 Sp #356
Lakeland, FL
(863) 853-7200
3800 U.S. 98 North
Lakeland, FL
Departments / Services

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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