Atlanta charity organization The Enchanted Closet, will be hosting one of many Dress Drive events to collect donated items for its 11th Annual Prom Dress Giveaway season on Sunday March 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Marlee's Coffee and Tea House, 349 Decatur Street (Pencil Factory Lofts), Atlanta 30312.
The dress drive will be held in addition to Marlee’s Love Jones Sunday soiree with Emmy award-winning poet, Hank Stewart. For a nominal $5 cover charge, this event offers a great evening of poetry and music.
The Enchanted Closet will be on hand to collect the following Items:
- New or gently used formal dresses sizes 0-6 and 12 and up, that are clean, in good condition and teen appropriate
- Prom accessories such as jewelry, handbags, wraps and shoes
- Gift certificates to restaurants, florists, limos and hair and nail salons
- Monetary donations to offset the cost of dry-cleaning and repairing dresses
The 11th Annual Prom Dress Giveaway Finale is Saturday, March 30 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Rialto Center for the Arts at Georgia State University, 80 Forsyth Street N.W., Atlanta, 30303. If you know of any girls interested in receiving a prom dress, the should visit the Enchanted Closet website at www.enchantedcloset.org/student-registration to reserve an appointment. Advanced registration is required to participate in Prom Dress Giveaway.