Prom Dresses Waterbury CT

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Macy's
(203) 757-1131
575 Union Street
Waterbury, CT
Departments / Services
Mattresses, Furniture Gallery, Wedding Registry.

Old Navy
(203) 759-1909
495 Union St
Waterbury, CT
 
Sports Park
(203) 596-1323
200 Chase Avenue
Waterbury, CT
 
Gap
(203) 573-8678
495 Union Street
Waterbury, CT
 
JC Penney
(203) 575-1395
525 Union St
Waterbury, CT
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:00-9:30
Sun 11:00-6:00

Expressions
Colonial Plaza
Waterbury, CT
 
Journeys #1237
(203) 755-9357
495 Union St Sp 2020 Brass Mill Center
Waterbury, CT
 
Epic #354
(203) 757-4630
495 Union Street Waterbury
Waterbury, CT
 
The Sports Authority #488
(203) 753-7330
425 Bank St Waterbury
Waterbury, CT
 
Action Sports Inc
(203) 250-8336
949 S. Main St.
Chesire, CT
 

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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