The "Don't Stress the Dress" event started in 2008, held only in the Findlay Office of the Shelly Company, where a handful of girls were helped with a free prom dresses.
Each year the event has grown to multiple locations, with multiple sponsors, and the numbers of girls has increased every year. In 2013 over 298 girls from 55 different school districts in Ohio attended this event. 173 dresses along with accessories and other prom related items were given free of charge. Thanks to so many donations!
DONATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED:
Are you in need of a beautiful, gently-used prom dress?
Over 200 next-to-new, current gowns will be available at "no charge" to any area Junior and Senior girls in need of a prom dress. Gowns will be available in all sizes and styles while they last. Accessories and shoes available in limited quantities. This is a 3-day only, community-supported event.