Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Free Prom Attire for Chicagoland Juniors and Seniors

Living off a limited income can be a really hard. It becomes harder when special occasions come and members of your family wants to be a part of them.  These days you can find seniors in high school searching online or looking through the prom catalog for their favorite prom dress.  Prom is a great time, but there are many young ladies and men who may not be able to participate in prom due to not having the money to purchase their favorite prom attire. 

To help with ensuring that many of Chicago's youth get a chance to experience prom, there are a few different events that will help them get a free dress and accessories.Check out this list that has free prom dress and accessories available for the teens of Chicago.
Prom Girls Rock Presents 5th Annual Prom Dress Giveaway 
Sunday, April 3, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Heaven Salon and Spa 
1505 S Michigan 
Chicago, IL 60605

Need a new dress for your senior or junior prom, we are able to assist you in that. Come join our event to receive your free dress. Dresses are donated from bridal/prom stores. Why pay full price when you can get it for free with us. Prom Girls Rock! is a not-for-profit organization that gives away free prom dresses and accessories to high school students in the Chicago-land and surrounding areas. The students receive individual assistance at each event from volunteers and a personal consultant as they obtain the dress of their dreams.  Go here to register  

2016 Once Upon A Prom Boutique Events

Saturday,  April 2nd, 3rd, 9th, and 10th at 8:00 a.m.
New Vision Community Church 
2552 West 21st Street
Chicago, IL 60608

Going to prom?  Looking for that perfect dress? Princess Closet will be distributing FREE dresses and accessories, register for one of the events and say YES to the Prom Dress. Only girls receiving a dress need to register for only 1 day. Go here to register.

Glass Slipper Project Prom Dress Giveaway
April 2nd 7 April 9th from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Price Elementary School
4351 S. Drexel Chicago, IL
Glass Slipper Project ® was founded in 1999 and has helped more than 20,000 young women attend their proms in style! The dresses, jewelry and accessories are distributed at “boutiques” each prom season, where each student receives individual assistance from a volunteer “personal shopper” as she shops for the dress of her dreams. The boutiques are open to high school juniors and seniors in Chicagoland and other surrounding areas. Go here to find out more information about the Glass Slipper Project Prom Dress Giveaway.  FYI: No need to register, just show up and prepare to shop! 

Prom with a Purpose

April 23, 2016 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
April 30, 2016 – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

007th District Englewood Community Room
1437 W. 63rd Street
Chicago, IL 60636

Prom with a Purpose is open to both young ladies and men from Chicago that is in need of prom attire and accessories.  There will be opportunities for the youth to win raffle prizes that will offer free haircuts, hairstyle, makeup, and other services.
 Contact Mia G. Outten at mia.Outten@chicagopolice.org  to register

{Please note that this isn't the full list, if you have an event that you would like added, please email Antoinette at sistersavealot@gmail.com

1 comment:

  1. You can always find this place packed on a weekend night and sometimes they host parties that you can't get into, but other than that happening every once in a while this is the place to be. The New York venues have nice upstairs and down stairs area.