About the Cause
CAUSE OF THE MONTH
Dress for Success
Make an Impact!
Sponsor a women’s professional wear
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a charitable organization for consideration in our next
Who they are: 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.
Vision: A world where women do not live in poverty, are treated with dignity and respect, and are strengthening
their families and shaping their communities.
What They Do:
1) Help women choose an interview outfit and provide guidance and support for the upcoming interview.
2) Host meetings at their career center that address and eliminate the frustrating obstacles that may arise during
a search for employment.
3) Offer job training and career advancement programs that focus on financial literacy, leadership and civic
What You Can Do: Host a donation drive in your office to collect new or nearly-new suits, other business-appropriate apparel, shoes or even accessories like handbags and unused cosmetics or jewelry. Reach out
to your local affiliate at
http://dressforsuccess.org/affiliate-list/ to learn what the women Dress for Success
serves need most right now. The affiliate also can provide information to help you plan and promote an effective