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“Own it, rock it, share it!” Prom and graduations are for everyone

If you are a student in elementary or secondary school, read on to find out about Prom Project.

Prom Project makes gently-used formal wear available to elementary and secondary school students who plan to go to the prom/formal, graduation ceremony or other school celebratory events. The clothing is provided free of charge through donations from caring community members.

Donations of gently-used formal wear for boys and girls can be dropped off at the following locations.

Drop-off Locations for Gently-Used Formal Wear for Students
Belleville
Prince Edward CountyTrenton/Quinte West
Northtown Cleaners
Parsons Cleaners
Quinte Mall
Woodland Cleaners
Pearson’s Foodland, Wellington
Rossmore Stip
Scott’s General Store, Picton
Trenton Cleaners
Trenton Clothing and Repair
Tucker’s Corners Variety
Items of need: dresses, suits and separates in sizes 2-24.

 

Students can shop for items—free of charge—at all eight of our secondary schools on the dates shown below.

Prom Project Shopping Locations & Dates
Bayside Secondary School Wednesday, April 9, 201412:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Centennial Secondary SchoolWednesday, April 16, 20141:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Centre Hastings Secondary SchoolTuesday, April 8, 20141:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Moira Secondary SchoolMonday, April 14, 20141:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
North Hastings High SchoolMonday, April 22, 20143:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Prince Edward Collegiate InstituteFriday, April 11, 20141:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Quinte Secondary SchoolThursday, April 10, 20141:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Trenton High SchoolTuesday, April 15, 201412:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

Prom Project poster

For more information, please contact:
Maribeth deSnoo, Executive Director, The Hastings and Prince Edward Learning Foundation, 613.966.1170 or 1 800 267.4350, extension 2205, mdesnoo@hpedsb.on.ca

Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613.966.1170 or 1.800.267.4350, extension 2354, kdonnell@hpedsb.on.ca

 

Last updated: March 10, 2014 at 1:59 pm