According to the website, www.atlanta.dressforsuccess.org, “Dress for Success was founded in New York City in 1997 and is now in 142 cities in 20 countries. Dress for Success Atlanta was incorporated in 1997 and works in partnership with more than 20 Referral Agency Partners.”
“We receive 150,000 units of clothing a year,” Owunta said. “We handle the donations with care. Our volunteers inspect, steam and hang the clothing in the boutique. Our main focus is to build confidence in the women we serve.”
Suiting clients receive the professional attire for free. The organization also hosts inventory sales two or three times a year. The next one will be in April 2018.
The rules for donating clothing to the organization are:
DFS-Atlanta’s Wish list for 2018