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Fargo North High School students and members of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes club, from left, Taylor Segal, Fred Burdine and Alexa Mazaheri hold up donated prom dresses for "Project Prom." (Jay Pickthorn / The Forum)

Prom 'fairy godmothers' step in

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When prom rolls around each spring, high school girls get to feel like Cinderella for a night.

But this year, for dozens of local girls who can't afford those glamorous gowns or just don't want to shell out hundreds of dollars, they have a fairy godmother.


"I think there's a lot of people who don't go to prom because they can't afford it," Alexa Mazaheri said. "It's just really expensive."

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