Save the Date for Dress for Success SW Florida Annual Black & White Gala

Dress for Success SW Florida has announced its annual signature event: A New York Night in Black & White. The gala will be held on Friday, May 11, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa in Bonita Springs, Florida. This year the theme celebrates the style and [ Read more → ]

Dress for Success SW Florida awarded $2.5K from Daniel and Barbara Melvin

Board member supports local nonprofit that assists women to find employment FORT MYERS, Fla. – January 22, 2018. Dress for Success SW Florida has been presented with a $2,500 check from Board of Directors member Barbara Melvin and her husband Daniel Melvin to be used for programming and services to support its mission to assist [ Read more → ]

Karen Anderson chairs Dress for Success SW Florida women’s employment program

Dress for Success SW Florida is pleased to announce that the successful Women Empowered Through Employment Series (WETES) will resume this year. Introduced in 2017, this original program provides mentors for women and builds awareness in the community, and strives to create partnerships with other non-profits. The six week program kicks off with an orientation [ Read more → ]

Dress for Success SW Florida’s Shop for Success Attended by More Than 400 Women

Shopping extravaganza to continue at Dress for Success headquarters on December 16 More than 400 women shopped at Shop for Success, Dress for Success SW Florida’s eagerly awaited annual signature shopping event. On Friday, November 10, at the Crowne Plaza Fort Myers at Bell Tower Shops, shoppers purchased mostly new or gently used clothing and [ Read more → ]

Dress for Success SW Florida Announces Board of Directors

Dress for Success SW Florida, a non-profit organization that helps women achieve self-defined financial and professional success, is pleased to announce the Board of Directors for 2017-2018. New to the Board of Directors this year are Jennie deLima, Home Depot; Donna Marks, Windfall Inc., and Cheryl Reynolds, Hertz. They join existing board members Karen Anderson, [ Read more → ]

Dress for Success SW Florida Launches Women Empowered Through Employment Series

Local program highlights mentorship and community partnerships Dress for Success SW Florida is pleased to announce its new Women Empowered Through Employment Series (WETES). This original program provides mentors for women and builds awareness in the community, and strives to create partnerships with other nonprofits. The six week program begins August 16 and will be [ Read more → ]

Dress for Success SW Florida Receives Hundreds of Additional Items for Pop Up Shop Benefit

Dress for Success of SW Florida continues to receive hundreds of additional items to be sold at a special Pop Up Shop event on Saturday, July 29, 2017. This popular fundraiser will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Dress for Success, located at 12995 S. Cleveland Avenue, Suite 153, [ Read more → ]

Pop Up Shop to Benefit Dress for Success SW Florida to Feature Fashions and Accessories of All Sizes for $5

Fundraiser includes great selection of new women’s plus size clothing Women in Southwest Florida are invited to shop and support the local affiliate of Dress for Success at a special Pop Up Shop event on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Doors will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Dress for [ Read more → ]

Save the Date: Dress for Success SW Florida Presents “A Fashion Night in Black & White”

Presented by Founding Sponsor White House Black Market, Dress for Success SW Florida rolls out the red carpet for its annual signature event Dress for Success SW Florida is excited to once again roll out the red carpet for its annual signature event: A Fashion Night in Black & White. The event will be held [ Read more → ]

Journey from business start-up to success with the Entrepreneurial Spirit Program (E$P)

Barbara Dell, Executive Director of Dress for Success SW Florida, is pleased to announce that the Entrepreneurial Spirit Program (E$P), a conference and networking event for women who would like to start their own business, will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 6 at the Dress for Success SW Florida [ Read more → ]