|Company type||Charitable company|
The mission of Dress for Success New Orleans is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Founded in New York City in 1997, Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization offering services designed to help our clients find jobs and remain employed. Our programming includes our Suiting program for interviews and employment, our Career Center and the Professional Women's Group for employed clients to network, focus on job retention, continue skill building and goal setting. Dress for Success New Orleans serves clients by referral only. Our clients come to us from a continually expanding and diverse group of non-profit and government agencies including homeless shelters, job training programs, educational institutions and domestic violence shelters, among many other organizations. Almost 60 local organizations throughout the region send women to Dress for Success New Orleans for professional attire and career development services.