The Eagan, Eastview, Apple Valley, and Rosemount high school AVID programs are working in collaboration to host a gently used Dress Drive and Prom Dress Resale/Expo.
All district high schools will be collecting dress donations from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Jan. 25, Feb. 1, and Feb. 15. Each high school will have a donation area near the front entrance of the school.
Everyone donating a dress will receive a discount on a new gown at The Wedding Shoppe (St. Paul), a discount on nail or hair services at Lili Salon (Edina) and a $10 discount on any dress purchased at the March 8 Prom Dress Resale/Expo on Saturday, March 8, at Eastview High School.
The goal is to collect more than 300 dresses of all colors, sizes and styles and offer a wide selection of gowns at a reasonable price (all dresses will sell for $20 to $75) to help students make prom more affordable.
Proceeds from the sale will support the district schools’ AVID college-readiness programs; any unsold dresses will be donated to Operation Glass Slipper. Contact Jodi Hanson with questions or for more information (Jodi.email@example.com) or 952-431-8920.