About Dress for Success

From Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Empowered Woman

About Dress for Success

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 its founding in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 160 cities in thirty countries. To date, Dress for Success has helped more than one million women work towards self-sufficiency. Three-quarters of the participants in its workforce development program find jobs within ninety days after completing the ten-week program.

Over the years Dress for Success has expanded beyond providing suits and professional attire to women and now provides women with mock interview training, résumé building, job retention and advancement skill building, networking and mentoring opportunities, financial education, health and wellness courses and leadership development.

To learn more about Dress for Success, or to find one of its local affiliates, please visit www.dressforsuccess.org.

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