Prom Dresses Springfield IL

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Gander Mountain
(217) 726-8219
2371 Chuckwagon Drive Gander Mountain #282
Springfield, IL
 
Dicks Sporting Goods #179
(217) 726-6451
2501 W Wabash Ave Springfield
Springfield, IL
 
Kohl's
(217) 698-0540
2901 S. Veterans Pkwy
Springfield, IL
Hours
M: 8am-10pm
TU: 8am-10pm
W: 8am-10pm
TH: 8am-10pm
F: 8am-11pm
SA: 7am-10pm
SU: 9am-9pm

The Limited
(217) 546-7725
Room 209 E-12
Springfield, IL
 
Lane Byrant
(217) 698-0331
2501 W Wabash Ave
Springfield, IL
 
JC Penney
(217) 789-0550
1201 S Dirksen Pkwy
Springfield, IL
Hours
Mon-Sat 9:30-9:00
Sun 11:00-7:00

Old Navy
(217) 698-0437
3261 S Veterans Pkwy
Springfield, IL
 
Express
(217) 726-6551
2501 Wabash Ave.
Springfield, IL
 
Christopher and Banks
(217) 726-5530
White Oaks Mall
Springfield, IL
Hours
Mon-Sat 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Macy's
(217) 787-9900
101 White Oaks Mall
Springfield, IL
Departments / Services
Mattresses, Furniture Gallery, Wedding Registry.

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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