The Formal Dress Project is a 501(C)3 non-profit organization.  We collect new & gently-used formal attire & accessories.  Students can purchase a gown for $10.  Jewelry & Handbags are $5 each & Shoes are $1  
Eligible students will have the opportunity to shop for a dress, free of charge.   FDP_logo_option_1 
Next Event(s):April 5th 9:00 am 2:00 pm
                 @ St. James' Parish House
2106 St James church Rd 19808 *Additional dates will be scheduled.
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Past Events
We had many Happy Halloween Costume Shoppers:) 
Fall 2013 Newsletter
Red Dress Sale $5!  Thespian Group or School Discount, Bridal Sale Fundraiser & More.

 Fashion Show at Macy's was a huge success!  Please check out our FB page for current events.  Facbook Page To view photos of Shop For A Cause Event, please visit: Fashion Show-Family Legacy DJsFDP_Macys_Fashion_Show
For Macy's Press Release:  
Click this link:

2014 Shop: Additional dates will be scheduled.
February 23, 2014 Once Upon a Prom
 $10 Gown Sale!
@ DSU Dover, DE

Last year was a great success!
Feb 2013 
Sponsor: Fairy Godsisters of Delaware
Summer 2013 ~ We had many happy Bridal, Pageant & Fashion Show Shoppers Past Events
May 2013  March News 2013 
Eligibility Statement: To receive a Free dress.  
Eligible students need to provide 1 of the following:

1. A statement showing enrollment in a food program(school or state).

2. A referral from a social worker, school guidance counselor/teacher/staff.

Any student in Foster Care or Kinship Care is automatically eligible.

Donation Drop Off Locations: 3 ~Year-round: 
Dresses, Jewelry, Evening Bags, Shoes, Unopened Make-up, Pantyhose, Slim Wear & Strapless Bras, too:)

  • Formal Affairs 302-737-1519

             257 E Main St.
    Newark, DE 19711

  • Dave's Limousine

360 N.Dupont HWY New Castle, DE

  • Meyer & Meyer Realty *Tracy Burns 383-4618

              2706 Kirkwood Hwy Wilmington, DE 19805*

    *Please call, so I can meet you in the lobby:)

Special requests for plus-sized dresses.

Funds are needed to continue providing services, year-round.  
Please use this link to donate $10 or more.  Thank you!

Thank you for the continued support of the following Sponsors: 
St. James Church Mill Creek, Formal Affairs & Dave's Limousine 

So many individuals & businesses have volunteered their time, services & donations.  We appreciate all of their efforts & will continue to update our "Sponsors" page.

Contact:  Tracy Burns 302.383.4618

Visit this link to View 2012 Sponsors
2013 Sponsors:  Claire's Fashions, DSU & Fairy GodSisters of DE   

Bridal Sale Fundraiser ~Sales from donated Bridal Gowns/Accessories will benefit FDP student shopping opportunities.  Here is a link to see the donated bridal gowns: Bridal Sale
 Additional photos will be added.
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