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"You're the Star Tonight" Special Needs Prom at St. Bart's on May 5

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- "You're the Star Tonight" Prom will be sponsored by the St. Bartholomew the Apostle Church (2032 Westfield Ave.) and the YMCA and held on Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. This night is for "Special Needs Young Adults" from the ages of 14-21. The night will be a full blown prom with red carpet walk up, music, dancing, food and more. The community will come together to make this night a "Hollywood Style" event for our very special guests.  

For those who would like to attend the Prom, contact Francesca Garrard, Program Director at 908-464-8373 x 2020 or by email Francesca.Garrard@thesay.org. Once your RSVP packet is completed and returned, you will receive your entrance ticket. Space is limited. Spots are first come, first served so don't hesitate.

For those that would like to Volunteer, we need "buddies," HS Students that will attend the event with the guests, dinner servers, Glam squad helpers (Hair and nails), check in and more!. There are many ways to help with this night! Visit http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4aaaa729a6fc1-youre.

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Sponsor a Prom Guest - If you would like to sponsor a guest and help make this the full prom experience our guests, go to https://membership.faithdirect.net/events/details/1477 

For local businesses - we are in need of donations for food, flowers, dresses, nail polish and goody bags items. If you are interested in helping out, contact Elaine Coupe.  

For more information on this event, contact Elaine Coupe at 908-322-5192 ext 141. 

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