Prom Dresses Scranton PA

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Express
(570) 343-3310
The Mall At Steamtown
Scranton, PA
 
T.J.Maxx
(570) 344-1564
650 Commerce Boulevard
Dickson City, PA
Hours
Sun: 11a - 8pMon-Sat: 9:30a - 9:30p

Sneaker King
(570) 207-0200
300 Lackawanna Ave. Suite 212 The Mall At Steamtown
Scranton, PA
 
The Limited
(570) 348-3350
810 Viewmont Mall
Scranton, PA
 
JC Penney
(570) 346-8401
Rt 6 And 81
Scranton, PA
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 11:00-6:00

Dicks Sporting Goods #8
(570) 963-1550
600 Commerce Blvd Scranton
Dickson City, PA
 
Gander Mountain
(570) 347-9077
955 Viewmont Dr Gander Mountain #210
Dickson City, PA
 
Express
(570) 346-5245
100 Viewmont Mall
Scranton, PA
 
Macy's
(570) 343-6860
Rt. 6-Carbondale Hwy.
Scranton, PA
Departments / Services
Wedding Registry.

Gap
(570) 344-7850
100 Viewmont Mall
Scranton, PA
 

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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