Spartanburg, S.C. – In partnership with The Middle Tyger Community Center & Upstate Family Resource Center, The Palmetto Bank is collecting new or gently used prom dresses and accessories for young women who otherwise couldn’t afford them. The Middle Tyger Community Center and Upstate Family Resource Center will distribute dresses for free to girls from District 5, Boiling Springs, Chapman, and Chesnee High Schools.

Anyone interested in participating can contact The Palmetto Bank, Middle Tyger Community Center and Upstate Family Resource Center.

You can drop off your donated gowns and accessories at the following Palmetto Bank locations:

Drop off Locations:

The Palmetto Bank, Duncan, 108 Main Street, Duncan, 439-4976 The Palmetto Bank, Boiling Springs, 3995 Highway 9, Boiling Springs, 599-9940 The Palmetto Bank, Inman, 11500 Asheville Highway, Inman, SC, 472-5300

The collection drive runs until March 24th.

Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, The Palmetto Bank is a 104-year old independent state-chartered commercial bank and is the fifth-largest banking institution headquartered in South Carolina. The Palmetto Bank has assets of $1.4 billion and serves the Upstate through 29 banking locations in Abbeville, Anderson, Cherokee, Greenville, Greenwood, Laurens, Oconee, Pickens, Spartanburg and York counties. The Bank specializes in providing personalized community banking services to individuals and small to mid-size businesses including Retail and Commercial Banking, Mortgage, Trust, Brokerage, and Insurance. Additional information may be found at the company’s web site at (www.palmettobank.com).