Church group collects prom dresses to donate

Posted by Debra Worley - email

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - High schoolers in Brunswick County will be able to pick up free prom dresses as part of a countywide effort called Wings of Love.

The program was established by WHAM Youth Fellowship of Dixon Chapel United Methodist Church.

Organizers say they want to act as angels for young women who can't afford to buy a prom dress this year.

Volunteers are collecting dresses, shoes, and accessories at the following drop off locations:

  • Brunswick Beacon, Smith Avenue, Shallotte
  • Brunswick Community College OW, College Rd., Supply
  • Lockwood Folly Market Place, Stone Chimney Rd., Supply
  • Carolina Staffing Solutions, Inc., Beach Dr., Calabash
  • Carolina Staffing Solutions, Inc., BEMC Rd., Whiteville
  • Arr Store, Varnamtown Rd.
  • Solace Salon, Oleander Dr., Wilmington
  • Brunswick Co. Chamber of Commerce, Main St., Shallotte

For more information about donations and services needed, contact organizers at

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