Prom Dresses Topeka KS

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

Gap
(785) 271-2811
1801 Sw Wanamaker Road
Topeka, KS
 
Macy's
(785) 271-4000
1901 S.W. Wanamaker Road
Topeka, KS
 
Dicks Sporting Goods #132
(785) 271-5398
5900 Sw Huntoon St Topeka
Topeka, KS
 
Old Navy
(785) 271-4326
1801 Sw Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS
 
Hibbett Sporting Goods
1801 S.W. Wanamaker Road Topeka
Topeka, KS
 
Christopher and Banks
(785) 271-1459
West Ridge Mall
Topeka, KS
Hours
Mon-Fri 10 am - 9 pm
Saturday 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Lane Byrant
(785) 272-9406
1801 Sw Wanamaker
Topeka, KS
 
Dillard's
(785) 273-5451
1791 Sw Wanamaker Road
Topeka, KS
Departments / Services
Wedding Registry, Big and Tall
Hours
10:00 am - 09:00 pm TUE
10:00 am - 09:00 pm WED
10:00 am - 09:00 pm THU
10:00 am - 09:00 pm FRI
10:00 am - 09:00 pm SAT
12:00 pm - 06:00 pm SUN
10:00 am - 09:00 pm MON


JC Penney
(785) 273-4400
1821 SW Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 11:00-7:00

Great Plains Running Co
(785) 215-8600
5967 Sw 29Th St Ste. 360
Topeka, 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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