High school students are getting help from local law enforcement to look their best on prom night this coming Spring.
Eight NYPD precincts in Patrol Borough Queens North are accepting gently used formal dresses, suits, belts, and shoes to be donated to students in need. The prom dress drive was established by Assistant Chief Martin Morales is also running a similar event for students in NYPD Queens South.
Although there is not a set end date for donations the tentative deadline is April. The high school at which the items will be donated is TBA.
Donors can drop off their items any time to Youth Officers at the following locations:
104th Precinct: 64-02 Catalpa Ave., Ridgewood
108th Precinct: 547 50th Ave., Long Island City
109th Precinct: 37-05 Union Street, Flushing
110th Precinct: 94-41 43rd Ave., Corona
111th Precinct: 45-06 215th Street, Bayside
112th Precinct: 68-40 Austin Street, Forest Hills
114th Precinct: 34-16 Astoria Blvd S, Astoria
115th Precinct: 92-15 Northern Blvd., Jackson Heights
For more information on the drive or to schedule a pick up, call Sergeant Colvin or PO Nugent at 718-520-8612.