Students collect hundreds of prom dresses for good cause


Hundreds of prom dresses being collected at Colonie Central High School for 99.5 The River’s 5th annual “Pay Less for the Dress” event.

Students who may have trouble affording the formal wear, can purchase a dress for $9.95 at Proctors on March 22nd. To shop during the event, you can purchase a time slot prior to the date online for $5.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Bernard & Millie Duker Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical Center & the Proctors Scholarship Fund.

The iCare team setting a goal of collecting 300 dresses and surpassing it. Now they want to reach 500 dresses before the event.

If you want to donate your gently used formal dresses, drop them off at your nearest Best Cleaners location.

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