Prom Dresses Tupelo MS

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Kohl's
(662) 840-6687
3982 North Gloster STreet
Tupelo, MS
Hours
M: 8am-10pm
TU: 8am-10pm
W: 8am-10pm
TH: 8am-10pm
F: 8am-11pm
SA: 7am-10pm
SU: 9am-9pm

Gap
(662) 842-8828
1001 Barnes Crossing Rd
Tupelo, MS
 
Lane Byrant
(662) 620-6660
893 Kings Xing Dr Ste 4
Tupelo, MS
 
Reed''S Of Tupelo
(662) 842-6453
1001 Barnes Crossing Rd Store 506
Tupelo, MS
 
Trails & Treads Llc
(662) 690-6620
1715 Mccullough Blvd Ste F
Tupelo, MS
 
Dicks Sporting Goods #703
(662) 884-5799
1001 Barnes Crossing Road The Mall At Barnes Crossing
Tupelo, MS
 
Luxe Boutique
(662) 823-6440
341 A Main Street
Tupelo, MS
 
Old Navy
(662) 840-1875
3858 Market Center Dr
Tupelo, MS
 
JC Penney
(662) 844-2660
1001 Barnes Crossing Rd Ste300
Tupelo, MS
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:00
Sun 12:30-6:00

The Corner Shoe Store Inc
(662) 842-7965
1140 W. Main Shopping Center
Tupelo, MS
 

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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