Prom Dresses Overland Park KS

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

Kohl's
(913) 451-5947
11585 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS
Hours
M: 8am-10pm
TU: 8am-10pm
W: 8am-10pm
TH: 8am-10pm
F: 8am-11pm
SA: 7am-10pm
SU: 9am-9pm

Dicks Sporting Goods #408
(913) 661-0200
11801 Nall Ave Leawood
Leawood, KS
 
Sitsmark Sports
(913) 341-5330
10500 Marty
Overland Park, KS
 
Macy's
(913) 383-9696
9501 Metcalf Street
Overland Park, KS
 
Banana Republic
(913) 338-5767
4852 W 119Th St
Leawood, KS
 
Old Navy
(913) 338-1155
12065 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS
 
Macy's
(913) 563-3996
5100 West 119th St.
Leawood, KS
Departments / Services
Wedding Registry.

JC Penney
(913) 469-6792
12040 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS
Hours
Mon-Sat 9:30-9:30
Sun 10:00-7:00

Gap
(913) 491-6774
4860 West 119Th Street
Leawood, KS
 
Express
(913) 338-1105
5016 West 119th St
Leawood, KS
 

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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