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Community Gives Hundreds a Night to Shine

Night to Shine Prom 2016
Posted at 8:12 AM, Feb 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-25 03:13:31-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- Dozens hit the dance floor this weekend, thanks to a local church and Tim Tebow.

Friday was the Night to Shine special needs prom.

Genesis Church hosted the event for the second year in a row, thanks to a grant from the Tim Tebow Foundation.

Those who took part got the full prom experience, from hair and make-up to a limo ride and even a red carpet.

Nearly 200 people danced the night away, and more than 100 parents took part in their own special date night the Church also hosted.

The community also stepped up to help make this prom picture perfect, as more than 450 volunteers donated their time and efforts.