Looking for donated prom gowns and accessories

PHILIPPI, W.Va. – Alderson Broaddus University is hosting Cinderella’s Closet on Friday, March 23 as part of Do Good Weekend. Donations of formal gowns, shoes, purses, and jewelry are needed for the event.

The Office of Student Affairs will be collecting donations through March 22. The drop-off locations are all on AB’s campus at the Welcome Center and in the Student Affairs Office located on the ground floor of the Student Center. There is also a drop off location in Benedum Hall for College residents.

Cinderella’s Closet with take place in the lobby of Burbick Hall on March 23 from 5-7 p.m. All community members in need of a prom or homecoming dress can “shop” for a dress and accessories. Cost is on a donation basis.
AB students will be involved in other activities throughout the weekend promoting community service. During the early afternoon on Friday, students will be spending time at Belington Second Hand Store. On Saturday, March 24 participants will be at the Help with Heart and Hand Market, Hospice in Elkins, the Philippi Area Assisted Living Homes and performing road clean up on Rt. 250

On Sunday, March 25, students will be participating in events on the College’s campus including a special chapel service and brunch and performing campus beautification tasks all afternoon with Sodexo Physical Plant.

For more information or to get involved with these events, e-mail or call 304-457-6213.