Donate a used prom dress or formal gown for The Princess Project in San Diego. The Princess Project promotes self-confidence and individual beauty by providing free prom dresses and accessories to high school girls who cannot otherwise afford them. San Diego has been helping girls since 2009 find their prom dress through the invaluable efforts of volunteers, donors, and community support. Over the past 9 years they have given away 6,050 dresses to local teenagers.

Dresses should be current styles, clean, and free from damage. The dresses should be prom dresses or formal gowns. Accessories should be stylish, clean, and in excellent condition. They cannot accept garments that are stained, broken, casual or semi-formal, wedding dresses, menswear, or out of style unless trendy like “vintage.”

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