This Sunday, April 1st the Halifax chapter of Dress for Success will be holding their annual fund raising “Tea Party” at the Westin Halifax. The event will feature the unveiling of Turbine’s 2012 Spring collection, a luncheon, silent auction, raffle, psychics, live band and much more! CENTURY 21 All Points is proud to be part of this event with the donation of a Silent Auction item – a Home Buying/Selling Certificate that entitles the winner to $1500 off a Listing Commission or Credit at closing for a Buyer.
“The mission of Dress for Success Halifax 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 life. “
This organization is providing a valuable service to women of all ages who are referred to them from over 35 agencies. Since 2001, their Signature Program, Suiting for Confidencehas helped more than 1200 women who are seeking employment by providing them with interview-appropriate clothing and accessories. For these women this program has helped them present a positive first impression to potential employers, a very important first step when job hunting. In addition, Dress for Success volunteers provide support, training, mentoring and much more all in aid of assisting women to succeed and prosper both in a working environment and their personal lives. This is a great organization providing valuable support and services to women!
For more information on the Tea Party or Dress for Success visit their website at http://www.dressforsuccess.org/affiliate.aspx?sisid=27&pageid=18