Shop for Success, Presented by Dress for Success and White House Black Market, Scheduled for November 10
Shop for Success, Dress for Success SW Florida’s eagerly awaited annual signature shopping event will be held on Friday, November 10, from 5pm to 9pm at the Crowne Plaza Fort Myers at Bell Tower Shops. Shoppers are invited to purchase mostly new or gently used clothing and accessories collected from sponsors and the community. Early entry VIP tickets are available for $50 each. General admission is free.
Shop for Success will feature 5,000 square feet of clothing in sizes 00 to 26 and accessories; including dresses, tops, pants, skirts, suits, jackets, shoes, handbags, scarves and jewelry starting at $5.00. This year, White House Black Market and Chico’s will again be prominently featured as part of the sale.
All proceeds from the event will benefit Dress for Success SW Florida and their mission to jumpstart a woman’s career by providing not only work appropriate attire through their Suits for Self Sufficiency program, but also education and training through their custom Women Empowered Through Employment Series (WETES). Both programs provide tools necessary to create a balance between work and home life and provide support to overcome life’s hardships.
All shoppers have the opportunity to visit with local businesses for services including diamonds, skin care and hair consultations and self-defense items. A cash bar will be available.
Dress for Success SW Florida Founding Sponsor White House Black Market is joined by other sponsors including: 31 Gifts, Card Systems, CONRIC PR & Marketing, Crowne Plaza at Bell Tower Shops, Frank & Sons Moving, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company, P.A., and Stevens Construction. Sponsorships are still available for this annual event that draws over 500 women.