• Belle of the Ball To Give Free Prom Dresses  Saturday April 22

    Belle of the Ball Project will provide free prom dresses and accessories to in-need high school girls on Saturday April 22, 2017, from 10am to 2pm, at 1210 Holt Avenue, Clearwater. The next and last spring 2017 date is Saturday May 6.

    The charity, now in its second decade of serving girls, welcomes all financially needy girls to get a dress regardless of where they live. Almost 600 girls from seven area counties received dresses in 2016. Over 5,500 girls from 12 Florida counties have been served since 2003.

    Dresses are available to all in-need, high school girls  for their high school dances (prom, homecoming, military ball ). We respect the honor system. No referral letter is necessary. No appointment needed. A $1 to $5 donation is requested but not required. Dresses are for high school dances only!!

    The Belle of the Ball boutique at 1210 Holt Avenue, Clearwater is a store-like setting, with over 4,000 dresses in inventory. Girls also select from shoes, purses and jewelry to complete their ensembles!

    The boutique is open to the public only 4 days in the spring and 4 days in the fall, for prom and homecoming dress shopping.

    Donations of dresses, and accessories can also be made at the site, dates/times listed above. For 41 other convenient year-round donation sites (including ALL Sun Country Cleaners locations) and more information about Belle of the Ball Project call 727-386-4502 or  visit our website www.belleoftheballproject.com or  Facebook: Tampa Bay Area Belle of the Ball.

    Belle of the Ball`s mission statement is “No girl should be denied the opportunity

    to attend her high school dance because of financial difficulty”