Prom Dresses Rome GA

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Hibbett Sporting Goods
(706) 235-3132
1456 Turner Mccall Blvd. Sw Rome
Rome, GA
 
T.J.Maxx
(706) 295-0265
1454 Turner McCall Blvd. SW
Rome, GA
Hours
Sun: 11a - 8pMon-Sat: 9:30a - 9:30p

Lane Byrant
(706) 232-6660
2770 Martha Berry Hwy #720
Rome, GA
 
JC Penney
(706) 291-8010
300 Mount Berry Sq NE
Rome, GA
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 1:00-6:00

Blue Sky Outfitters
(770) 607-5222
13 S Public Square
Cartersville, GA
 
Express
(706) 291-7719
2770 Martha Berry Hwy
Rome, GA
 
Blue Sky Outfitters
(706) 235-6091
717 E 2Nd Ave
Rome, GA
 
Christopher and Banks
(706) 235-4841
Mt. Berry Square
Rome, GA
Hours
Mon-Sat 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday 12 pm - 6 pm

Kohl's
(770) 607-7955
600 East Main St.
Cartersville, GA
Hours
M: 8am-10pm
TU: 8am-10pm
W: 8am-10pm
TH: 8am-10pm
F: 8am-11pm
SA: 7am-10pm
SU: 9am-9pm

All Dressed Up
(706) 235-5002
514 Broad St
Rome, GA

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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.

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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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