Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Hush Intimate Apparel will donate merchandise to LACASA's dress boutique in time for Prom season.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
Tuesday, April 9
Information provided in press release. Lisa Nelson, owner of Hush Intimate Apparel is making a donation of roughly $8000 in merchandise from her Downtown Brighton boutique to LACASA and their Cinderella’s Closet division on Tuesday, April 9th at 3 p.m. After being in business for just over five years, she felt it was time to give back to the community that has supported Hush. When Nelson worked for General Motors she volunteered for a domestic violence shelter in Oakland County. “I witnessed first-hand the horrific impact of domestic violence. So when I was considering this donation, LACASA was the top choice.” "I opened Hush because I knew I could provide a valuable service to my community," Nelson said. “Well-fitting undergarments are…
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Gently-used gowns and party dresses are needed in all sizes.
- LOCAL CONNECTIONS
Wednesday, February 13
Cinderella’s Closet, now in its 8th year, is holding a dress drive in preparation for Spring Prom Season. LACASA's Cinderella’s Closet boutique offers high school girls a chance to shop for a good cause. All dresses are $25 and proceeds go to help abused children and victims of interpersonal violence in Livingston County. Gently-used gowns and party dresses are needed in all sizes. Dress donations are accepted at Snedicor’s Green Earth Cleaners in Brighton and Howell. Eco-friendly cleaning is provided for all donated dresses at no charge. Cinderella’s Closet is hosted by Snedicor’s in Brighton each spring and fall during the prom and homecoming seasons. Learn more about Cinderella’s Closet >> Snedicor’s Brighton — 8688 W. Grand River …
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Cinderella's Closet will hold Boutique Days April 12, 13 and 14 as well as on April 19, 20 and 21.
Prom dresses are not cheap - a fact Cinderella's Closet is well aware of. Cinderella's Closet, now in its 7th year, is a LACASA program that provides high school girls with affordable formal wear. LACASA is a nonprofit organization that advocates for survivors of child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault. Year-round, people can donate their used formal gowns at either of the two Snedicor's Cleaners locations in Brighton and Howell. Snedicor's then cleans the dresses and holds them for Cinderella's Closet, which usually holds boutique days during prom season and then again during homecoming season for girls to come in and try on dresses. Each dress costs only $25, which goes to fund LACASA general programs. Although, scholarships …