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Dreams Come True For Pittsburg Girls at the Princess Party

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Little princess gets her picture taken with big princesses. Little princess gets her picture taken with big princesses.
PITTSBURG, KANSAS -

This afternoon, dozens of little girls in Pittsburg got the chance to feel what its like to be a princess! Monarch Formals hosted their third annual princess party at the memorial auditorium. There were plenty of fun activities for young princesses to do, including games, crafts and even a red carpet event. Monarch Formals held the event as a fundraiser to help ease the financial burden caused by formal events such as prom.

Monarch Formals founder Tyleen Caffrey said, "Currently the national average to attend prom is about $1200, and if we can take the largest expense which is the dress... the average cost of the dress in this area is between $400 and $600. So if we can take the largest burden away than we can help a lot individuals in the community. "

Monarch Formals provides up to 300 formal dresses for Pittsburg residents in need.

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