Prom Dresses Omaha NE

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

Lane Byrant
(402) 397-4437
10000 California St #3663
Omaha, NE
 
Backwoods Equipment
(402) 345-0303
305 N 78Th St
Omaha, NE
 
Old Navy
(402) 390-3151
10000 California Street
Omaha, NE
 
The Sports Authority #599
(402) 393-0049
885 S. 72Nd Street Omaha
Omaha, NE
 
Express
(402) 391-1750
10000 California St.
Omaha, NE
 
The Sports Authority #598
(402) 289-0439
17021 Evans Plaza Whispering Ridge Shopping Plaza
Omaha, NE
 
Anthropologie
(402) 343-0803
120 Regency Parkway
Omaha, NE
 
Christopher and Banks
(402) 391-1292
Westroads Mall
Omaha, NE
Hours
Mon-Sat 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Dicks Sporting Goods #449
(402) 951-4400
9901 Nicholas St Omaha
Omaha, NE
 
Von Maur
(402) 390-0381
10010 California St Westroads
Omaha, NE
 

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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