Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 150 cities in 30 countries and has helped more than one million women work towards self-sufficiency.
Find your local affiliate here and discover how you can donate clothes, support the organization financially, get involved as a volunteer or help in other ways. If we are not operating in your community yet, learn how to start a Dress for Success in your area!
The mission of Dress for Success is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
We at Dress for Success Worldwide – West opened our doors December 7, 2009. Since then, we have served nearly 5,000 women in the greater Los Angeles area. We provide services to women who are unemployed and searching, recently employed and adjusting, and gainfully employed and succeeding!
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To donate clothes to your local Dress for Success, please click hereto find the location nearest to you.
Most of the apparel we provide to our clients comes to us from other women in the community and hosting a donation drive is a great way to support Dress for Success. You can plan a campaign at your company, school, place of worship or association. Or you may want to simply gather together a group of friends who want to make a difference.
Each affiliate has its own needs and policies for clothing drives. To learn more, please contact your local Dress for Success affiliate. You can find a list of our locations by clicking here. The affiliate can provide information that will help you plan and promote an effective campaign and also will let you know what the women they serve need most right now.
Holding a donation drive can be a creative and collaborative team-building exercise. But most importantly, it is a way to support women in your community and to help them take a crucial first step towards a better future.
Your support makes a difference.
If you are interested in global or national opportunities, please review our Corporate Clothing Drive Kit. This kit provides an overview of the process,
Thanks SO MUCH to my guest CEO Joi Gordon...find out more here: https://worldwidewest.dressforsuccess.org/