So here it goes:
Something for the People (SFTP)
In its second year, the non-profit, Something for the People has partnered with the Tommy Hilfiger Corporation to give gently worn Prom dresses and accessories to girls living in the shelter system or for those who are unable to purchasing the often expensive formal dresses for middle school or high school events.
If you are in the “grown folks” category and want to part with formal dresses and bridesmaid dresses, etc., you can view the flyer below for drop-off locations. If you are unable to donate a dress, you can give $10 to go towards shoes or other accessories for girls. SFTH provides dresses and accessories absolutely f-r-e-e.
Click here to check out pics from last year’s event. Email Ms. Woods about future Prom dress events or to donate dresses: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sisterly Kiss & Catherine’s Closet Annual Prom Dress Giveaway
Sisterlykiss, an organization created by 98.7 KISS FM radio host, Shaila has partnered with Catherine’s Closet to provide designer gowns for students and adults for $20. This event was formed to provide fab dresses for economically advantaged high school students. Featured designers include Armani, Jessica McClintock, Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang and gowns from department stores like Macy’s, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and Bloomingdale’s. By purchasing a dress, you’re also supporting the Catherine’s Closet, Inc. scholarship fund.
Dates: Saturday, April 17th & Saturday, May 7th
Location: 570 Broad Street, 8th Floor
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM