Dress for Success SW Florida’s epic free shopping event returns Nov. 6

Save the date for Dress for Success SW Florida’s free shopping extravaganza from 5-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6 at the Crowne Plaza Fort Myers at the Bell Tower Shops, with 5,000 square feet of clothing and accessories starting at only $5.

Want to receive special attention? VIP tickets are now on sale for $50 at dfsswflorida.org, including early shopping from 3-5 p.m., complimentary champagne and VIP checkout.

Founding sponsor White House Black Market makes this annual event possible, and donates merchandise representing a major portion of the tops, pants, skirts, dresses, suits, jackets, shoes, handbags and jewelry for sale to raise funds for the important mission of Dress for Success SW Florida.

Barbara Dell, CEO of Dress for Success SW Florida, said, “Every year this event gets bigger and better, which enables us to expand our services and facilities to enable more and more women to thrive in their lives and careers. This night of shopping and socializing is such a fun way for ladies to spruce up their wardrobe while contributing to an excellent cause they can feel really good about.”

Across the 141 affiliates in 19 countries, Dress for Success SW Florida remains a top Shop for Success fundraising event. This year promises to be the finest yet.

In addition to White House Black Market, Chicos FAS and many other generous local retailers, there will also be brand new and community donated merchandise for this eagerly anticipated annual event. Gently used fashion items are donated by individual supporters of the organization at the Dress for Success SW Florida Boutique at 12995 S. Cleveland Ave. Suite 153, Fort Myers. Please call before dropping off donations at 239-689-4992.

Dress for Success SW Florida is also grateful to these sponsors: Arthrex, Baird and Company, Chico’s FAS, CONRIC PR & Marketing | Publishing, Crowne Plaza Fort Myers at Bell Tower Shops, Dunkin’s Diamonds, Edison National Bank, Edward Jones, Entech, Florida Skin Care, Galeana Foundation, Girl Talk TV, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Co, News-Press, Paul Mitchell, Pinebrook Plaza, Rodan & Fields, Stevens Construction, Terry Frith, Texas Roadhouse, Two Men And A Truck, Value Guard Self-Storage, Walmart and Wells Fargo.

A special thank you to United Way and Career Source for their partnership and support.

Dress for Success SW Florida relies on donations and volunteers from the Southwest Florida community to help continue its life-changing mission of providing wardrobes, employment counseling and career development tools to disadvantaged women in the area.

About Dress for Success SW Florida
Dress for Success SW Florida is part of a global movement for change, empowering women to obtain safer and better futures. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 141 cities in 19 countries and has helped more than 850,000 women work towards self-sufficiency, while providing career wardrobes, employment counseling and mentoring. The Fort Myers location of Dress for Success SW Florida is 12995 S. Cleveland Ave. Suite 153, Fort Myers in the Pinebrook Plaza. The Naples location is 9015 Strada Stell Court, Suite 205. For information on Dress for Success SW Florida, email swflorida@dressforsuccess.org, call (239) 689-4992 or visit dfsswflorida.org.