Raritan Valley Community College holds shoe and prom dress collection

Eric Sucar
Sophomore Heather Morra (middle), along with her fellow classmates, wait patiently prior to the start of the annual Knight Club Prom Fashion Show held at Old Bridge High School in Old Bridge on January 15. The annual event featured 150 high school models strutting the latest prom fashions as well as members of the Central Administration and the high school administration.

BRANCHBURG – Raritan Valley Community College’s SGA Campus Shoe Drive is supporting Soles for Souls. Donate your gently worn or new shoes. Support micro-enterprise, prevent soil transmissible disease and reduce waste in landfills.

Drop-off locations at RVCC, west building lounge 2nd floor. RVCC Somerset Hall 1st Floor. RVCC Student Life Office on Bateman Center 1st Floor, (outside the door in Hallway). RVCC Atrium Lounge in College Center, RVCC Arts Building. RVCC Hunterdon Hall, 1st Floor.

2016 Prom Dress Drive

Donate your new or used formal dresses and accessories by April 6. The 2016 drive is designed to help offset the high cost of attending a high school prom for local teens and their families. Formal dresses as well as donations of costume jewelry, purses, shoes, and new cosmetics are welcome. Local high schools are encouraged to help spread the word by inviting students to attend the April 9th Event at RVCC. Sponsored by EmPower Family Success Center, RVCC & Star 99.1 FM. This year’s collection will culminate in an elegant and fun boutique-style giveaway “Project Prom Princess” hosted at Raritan Valley Community College on April 9, 2016 from 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. This FREE event is open to all high school aged ladies attending an upcoming prom. Prom Donations can be dropped off at the following Somerset County locations by Wednesday April 6

Drop-off locations:

EmPower F.S.C. 34 W. Main St., Suite 201, Somerville, N.J. 08876 Mon-Fri. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 908-722-4400. Bridgewater Marriott 700 Commons Way, Bridgewater open 24/7, across from Mall, 908-927-9300. Raritan Valley Community College – Student Life Office first floor, Bateman Center 118 Lamington Rd., Branchburg Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. 908-218-8873. Brandywine Senior Living at Mountain Ridge – 680 Mountain Blvd., Watchung, N.J. Seven days a week! 10 a.m. — 6 p.m. (908) 754-8180. Brandywine Senior Living at Middlebrook Crossing – 2005 Route 22 West, Bridgewater, N.J. Seven days a week! 10 a.m. — 6 p.m. (732) 868-8181.

Register HS Students for April 9 Prom Dress giveaway

Register to attend by visiting www.empowerfsc.com