Annual prom dress drive at Defiance College

February 28, 2017


Prom Dress ExtravaganzaDEFIANCE, Ohio - The Inter-Greek Council at Defiance College is collecting gently-used prom dresses for Prom Dress Extravaganza. Their goal is to help high school girls enjoy the high school prom experience even if they have a tight budget.

Pictured are Jenny Holbrooks (left), Inter-Greek Council fundraising chair, and Marissa Kosier (center), Inter-Greek Council president, with Anne Gregory of Butler Real Estate.

Prom dress donations may be dropped off at Butler Real Estate, 301 Clinton St., Defiance, or with Marissa Kosier by contacting her at

The Prom Dress Extravaganza will take place March 18 and 19 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Hive in Hubbard Hall on the College campus. Cost of dresses will range from $5 - $20.

All proceeds raised from the prom dress initiative will be used to benefit Greek Life retreats and future community outreach activities for the Inter-Greek Council. The Defiance College Inter-Greek Council is committed to promoting positive values, providing experiential learning opportunities, and developing a greater understanding among all Greek organizations.

Defiance College, chartered in 1850, is an independent, liberal arts institution in Northwest Ohio offering more than 40 undergraduate programs of study as well as graduate programs in education and business. Defiance College has received national recognition for its educational experience of service and engagement. The college website is