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Dress for Success PittsburghDress for Success Pittsburgh
The mission of Dress for Success Pittsburgh 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. Read more
The mission of Dress for Success Pittsburgh 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.
Dress for Success Pittsburgh is an affiliate of the worldwide organization that supports women in their efforts to achieve personal success and self-sufficiency through attaining and retaining employment. Our program is comprehensive and includes providing appropriate clothing for interviews, training and jobs, the Career Center to help her strengthen her skills and seek employment and the Professional Women's Group, which provides an on-going network of support and opportunties to network and receive advice from mentors. The success of our clients lead to positive changes in her family, an end to the cycle of dependence on public welfare and an expanded and improved workforce.
We have 4 locations in the Greater Pittsburgh area - Downtown Pittsburgh, Uniontown, Washington & Greene -- and will assist 3,000 women in 2009. As part of a worldwide organization, our clients are offered support in our area as well as other cities across the US and around the world that have Dress for Success programs.