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Dress Boutique for Teenage Girls to Receive Free Gowns offers free dresses for kids in need at Boys Girls Club Stamford. The Kids Helping Kids CT brings this event back to create a dignified shopping experience for underserved middle and high school girls and young women that would not have the ability to get a gorgeous outfit for an important event in their life.
On April 22, hundreds of local girls will have the opportunity to “say yes to the dress” at Kids Helping Kids’ annual Handled With Care Dress Boutique. You are invited to get ready for your middle/high school prom, Bar/Bat Mitzvah, graduation, or any special occasion at our fashion event! have the opportunity to browse through racks of dresses, try on their favorites, and say “Yes!” to a special dress of their own. Come to pick out a dress, accessories, enjoy make-up tutorials and, a fun photo shoot once you are styling your best! Please register at the event website if you want to attend!
Additionally, this year Kids Helping Kids is providing girls with makeup artists to help the girls feel beautiful throughout the shopping process. Photographers will be available to capture each girl’s expression the moment she tries on her dream dress, giving the atmosphere a true runway feel.
Donate! Handled with Care Dress Collection ~ until April 15 of gently used and new dresses, shoes, accessories and jewelry. Drop off locations at Bankwell branches, Italian Center, and First Bank of Greenwich. Help us create a dignified shopping experience for under-served girls and a night they will remember.
Donate new and gently used party dresses at these designated locations:
The Italian Center, 1620 Newfield Avenue Stamford
- 208 Elm Street, New Canaan
- 47 Old Ridgefield Road, Wilton
- 612 Bedford Street, Stamford
- If you would like to volunteer at the Dress Boutique for Teenage Girls to Receive Free Gowns event or help to set it up, please contact us and we will sign up up for the next orientation meeting, or contact us through email jennifer@KidsHelpingKidsCT.org
About KHK: Kids Helping Kids (KHK) is a non-profit organization whose mission is developing leadership skills through youth-led service projects. We empower students to take their passion and turn it into action to make a difference in the lives of other kids! Kids Helping Kids’ programs are unique because every project is inspired, developed, and led by its youth members.
To find out more, visit http://www.KidsHelpingKidsCT.org or email Info@KidsHelpingKidsCT.org, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/KidsHelpingKidsCT and Find them on Instagram #khk to follow the excitement leading up to the event!