Together We Cope hosts fancy dress sale

Dozens of formal gowns from prom dresses toPage-7-3-col-copeAmy James, a Nu2u staff member, sorts through some of the ladies and girls formal dresses available during a special sale at the Together We Cope resale shop through March 29. Submitted photo. bridal wear are offered for sale during a special event through March 29 at Together We Cope’s resale shop, Nu2u.
Many of the gowns are new and others are sample dresses. They were donated to the nonprofit agency by an area bridal shop or individual donors.
The gowns will be available at the shop during regular store hours. Nu2u is located at 17010 South Oak Park Avenue in downtown Tinley Park. The phone number is 708-633-9180. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Dresses available are suitable for weddings, prom or other school dances, formal events, or mothers of the bride/groom. There are a limited number of girls’ party dresses available also. Prices for all gowns are $25 per dress or two for $40.
Together We Cope is a nonprofit agency based in Tinley Park that assists families in crisis from 25 south suburban communities through a food pantry, resale shop and funding for some issues like mortgage, rent and utility bills. Further information is at
--Submitted by Together We Cope