Young Lawyers collect formal gowns for Cinderella Project—new donation sites added!

February 11, 2013

 S.C. Bar Young Lawyers collect formal gowns for Cinderella Project

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Jan. 25, 2013) — The S.C. Bar Young Lawyers Division (YLD) is sponsoring its annual Cinderella Project, which provides gently worn formal, bridesmaid and prom dresses for young women who lack the financial resources to buy a gown for their high school prom.

Clean dresses in all sizes, as well as evening bags, jewelry, shoes and other accessories, are needed. Donations can be dropped off at any of the following locations. Drop off cities will be added as they become available.

Aiken
Maxwell Law Firm, 225 Chesterfield St., NW, Aiken
Maxwell Law Firm, 516 West Ave., N. Augusta
Boutique: March 2, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Aiken Maxwell Law Firm

Anderson
Senerius & Tye, Attorneys at Law, 517 N. McDuffie St., 29621
Blake & Brady Boutique, 140 N. Main St., 29621
Boutique will be April 6, from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Anderson Hilton Garden Inn

Columbia
The Junior League of Columbia, 2926 Devine St.
M Boutique, 702 Cross Hill Dr., Ste. 400A, Columbia
Revente, 737 Saluda Ave., Columbia
Richardson Plowden, 1900 Barnwell St., Columbia
Rogers Townsend, 220 Executive Center Dr., Columbia
WLTX-TV, 6027 Garners Ferry Rd., Columbia
Lexington Chamber of Commerce, 321 S. Lake Dr., Lexington
Greater Irmo Chamber of Commerce, 1248 Lake Murray Blvd., Irmo
Chapin Chamber of Commerce, 302 Columbia Ave., Chapin
W. Metro Chamber of Commerce, 1006 12th St., Cayce
Boutique: March 2, from 9 a.m. to noon at the USC School of Law

Greenville
Body by Bobo, 490 S. Pleasantburg Dr., 29607
Collins and Lacy, PC, 37 Villa Rd., Ste. 500, 29615
SavVy, 1803 Augusta St., 29605
Talbot's, 1125 Woodruff Rd., 29607
Boutique: March 23, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Aldersgate United Methodist Church

Greenwood
Bargain Bling, 805-IB Montague Ave., Greenwood 29469
Pink Cricket Consignment, LLC, 1610 Calhoun Rd., Ste. C, Greenwood 29469
Two Timers Consignment Shop, 204-C Montague Ave., Greenwood 29646
Voila, 207 Waller St., Greenwood 29469
Laurens Family YMCA, 410 Anderson Dr., Laurens 29360
Uptown Girls, 103 Court Sq., Ste. 2, Abbeville 29620
Boutique: March 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Greenwood Mall

Orangeburg
Avinger Law Firm, 8829 Old Number Six Hwy., Santee, 29142
Claflin University Counseling Center, 400 Magnolia St., Office 111, 29115
Jeffries Law Firm, 1031 Middleton St., 29116
Orangeburg County Chamber of Commerce, 155 Riverside Dr., 29116
The Regional Medical Center Canteen, 3000 St. Matthews Rd., 29118
Boutique: Feb. 23, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the St. Andrews United Methodist Church Family Life Center

Boutiques in each city provide the girls an opportunity to “shop” for dresses at no cost. Girls from all area schools are invited to attend and must bring their student ID.

For more information, visit www.cinderellaprojectsc.com.

The YLD includes all members of the S.C. Bar under age 36 and those with less than five years membership.

The South Carolina Bar, which has a membership of more than 14,000 lawyers, is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.

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