Belle of the Ball 1210 Holt Avenue Clearwater was robbed of girls jewelry Sept 23.
The boutique of charity Belle of the Ball Project at 1210 Holt Avenue, Clearwater was robbed of girl’s jewelry Thursday, September 23 after burglars broke a window and entered the store. Approximately $400 in jewelry was taken. The jewelry is purchased by Belle of the Ball using monetary donations to compliment the girl`s outfits, with donors funds. Clearwater Police are investigating.
The charity is seeking donations to replenish the jewelry to complete the homecoming season. Cash can be sent to Belle of the Ball Project, 1810 Cross Creek Way E Dunedin Fla 34698.
The charity is half-way through its homecoming 2016 season, having given almost 200 dresses to girls from 6 counties. There are two shopping dates left. Details of receiving a dress are below.
Belle of the Ball Project is a 501(C) 3 non-profit organization which provides homecoming and prom dresses to in need, low income, high school girls in Pinellas, Hillsborough, and surrounding counties.
Our mission statement:
“No girl should be denied the opportunity to attend her
high school dance because of financial difficulties”
We are a 100% volunteer organization and rely on donations and volunteers. For volunteer and donation information please visit our website.
We distribute dresses twice yearly in the fall for homecoming and again in the spring for prom.
Girls qualify for a dress if they appear in person and attest that they are currently having financial difficulties. They also qualify if they have been referred by School Social Worker, Guidance Counselor, Principal, Community Involvement Personnel, Guardian ad litem, Foster Care or other non-profit organization or agency. No referral letter is needed.
Our boutique location:
1210 Holt Ave. Clearwater, FL 33755
Our boutique is ONLY open on designated shopping days. We are not open year round.
All shopping days are held on Saturdays between the hours of 10am and 2pm. No appointments are necessary, nor do we make them.
Remaining Homecoming 2016 shopping dates are October 8 and 22
These are the ONLY days to receive a dress.
For additional information please visit our Website: Belleoftheballproject.com
Visit us on Facebook: Tampa Bay Area Belle of the Ball
To contact us:
Office phone: (727) 386-4502
To volunteer: firstname.lastname@example.org
To donate: email@example.com
Founder and CEO Susan Schwartz: Sschwa1004@aol.com
COO Joe Marteski: Joemarteski@live.com
The School Board of Pinellas County is neither sponsoring nor affiliated with this event.