Home > Cancled-Annual Project Prom Gown Giveaway Begins March 21 for Eligible Students

Bookmark and Share


EVENT Cancled

 

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) and its partner, the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW), will hold their annual Project Prom giveaway of free formal attire for eligible high school students. The giveaway kickoff begins on Saturday, March 21, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the NCJW’s Thriftique shop in Lawrenceville.

 

The gown giveaway continues Sunday, March 22, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday, March 23, 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Thursday, March 26, 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Saturday, March 28, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

 

To be part of Project Prom, high school students must live in Allegheny County and qualify for a free or reduced school lunch. A student is also eligible if a household member is on active military duty or a veteran.

 

There will be an assortment of currently styled dresses of all sizes and colors available. Teens will be able to choose from brand-new and gently used gowns, including a selection of gowns donated by “Sweet Girl,” a Netflix movie filmed in Pittsburgh. There will also be a selection of shoes and accessories to accompany the dresses. Volunteers will be on hand to assist with the shopping experience. Preregistration is not required.

 

For more information about Project Prom, visit: www.AlleghenyCounty.US/ProjectProm

 

Other PUM Stories
NEWS
District Activates Comprehensive Emergency Response Plan - Details Operations amid 10-Day Closure
Following the sudden closure of all schools across the Commonwealth,...

Read More »

COMMUNITY
Neighborhood Allies Outlines it's Priority Geographies
Neighborhood Allies Priority Geographies Neighborhood Allies is a...

Read More »

HOT TOPICS
Pennsylvania Reaches Milestone with Three-Quarters of Counties Selecting New Voting Systems
Pennsylvania Reaches Milestone with Three-Quarters of Counties Selecting...

Read More »


SPORTS
Turnovers kill bid for 7th title -PACKERS 31, STEELERS 25
  Turnovers kill bid for 7th title - PACKERS 31, STEELERS 25...

Read More »


Calendar

Pittsburgh Urban Media