Cinderella for a night: Groups to giv...

Cinderella for a night: Groups to give away prom dresses

There are 6 comments on the Las Cruces Sun-News story from Mar 24, 2011, titled Cinderella for a night: Groups to give away prom dresses. In it, Las Cruces Sun-News reports that:

With high school prom season approaching, two local organizations are combining efforts to prepare girls for the big night.

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Alena Ortiz

San Antonio, TX

#1 Mar 25, 2011
News22 ran this story last week, giving more time for dress donations... come on sun-news!
Prior Bulldawg

Las Vegas, NV

#2 Mar 25, 2011
Anna Cook is as true a person as they come. She is a pillar of our community and really cares..This is a great program. Go Anna, GO!!

“Irony, metaphor, film @ eleven”

Since: Feb 08

Old Mesilla/New Las Cruces

#3 Mar 25, 2011
This is such a great idea on many levels.

To put $250 into a prom dress for a few hours is like the same for a unique bride's maid outfit to be worn maybe only once if there is no other sister or such to pass it along to and then ultimately, into the closet forever.

Guys got a little lot luckier...we got to rent our
ugly tuxedos and shoes from year to year, wedding to wedding.

Great program, ladies.

“Heroes aren't born”

Since: Apr 08

They are made!

#4 Mar 25, 2011
I love this!! SO great and I didn't know about it until now. All my brides maides dresses and old prom dresses are going over there ASAP!
1968 Former Trojan

Brookings, OR

#5 Mar 25, 2011
How great is this!!!! WOW! I wish something like this had been going on when I was going to school. Missed Prom because I couldn't afford a dress. Such a great idea, especially in this economy. Cruces, you rock!!!

Dallas, TX

#6 Mar 25, 2011
This idea is tops! Kudos to all involved!

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