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Schools, churches, and assisted living facility receive dress donations thanks to Garrett Sands Kindness Project

Thanks to a lot of work...and even more donation, more than 700 dresses were given away.

Posted: Mar 26, 2019 3:02 PM
Updated: Mar 26, 2019 5:51 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - We have new details on the most recent Garrett Sands Kindness Project.

Organizers recently held a prom dress giveaway.

Thanks to a lot of work...and even more donation, more than 700 dresses were given away.

Sullivan and Riverton Parke High Schools received around 465 dresses.

LINK | GARRETT SANDS KINDNESS PROJECT OFFERS FREE PROM DRESSES TO GIRLS IN NEED

Sarah Scott Middle School also received dress donations.

'Mother o the Bridge' dresses were given to Wyndmoore Assisted Living Facility for a senior prom.

A church in Illinois received a shipment of about 100 dresses for a special needs prom.

It wasn't just the girls that benefited.

Every guy that was on the wait-list for a tux either received one of got a $100 voucher at Men's Warehouse.

It was all made possible through donations.

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