Clearwater, Fl. October 25. 2015-Belle of the Ball, the leading Tampa Bay area homecoming and prom dress provider to financially-needy girls, honored Sun Country Cleaners October 24 for “outstanding support” of its mission. Sun Country collects dresses and accessories for Belle of the Ball at all 39 of its locations. It also dry-cleans all the dresses before presenting to the charity, which then gives the dresses to underprivileged girls in the Tampa Bay area for their high school dances. Belle of the Ball CEO and Founder Susan Schwartz thanked Sun Country and had these comments: “We cannot thank Sun Country Cleaners enough. Their support really helps us achieve our mission which is “No girl should be denied the opportunity to attend her high school dance because of financial difficulty!” Our girls all get a nice, clean dress due to Sun Country`s generosity, and their broad, three county area reach with 39 collection points helps us collect a large amount of dresses and accessories for our recipients in a centralized way. They are such a great corporate citizen and we love working with them. We could not do what we do as well as we do without them!”
Belle of the Ball is the leading Tampa Bay Area prom and homecoming dress provider to needy girls. It partners with all other such organizations in the Tampa Bay area, the school districts of Pinellas, Hillsborough, Hernando, Pasco and Citrus counties, and many other organizations
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” Since 2003, almost 4,500 dresses have been given to needy girls in 11 area counties.
Here is a TV article: http://www.wtsp.com/video/2310552492001/53147622001/Making-a-Difference-Bell-of-the-Ball