Free Essay On Dress For Success
Dress for success is professional attire, a network of supporting and career development tool for women to thrive in work and in life. It was started in 1997 in New York and helps more than 450,000 people in the world. While Dress for Success Tampa Bay is one of branches of Dress for Success, that was started by Pat Ellington.
“It’s about finding confidence; build up self-esteem and looking professional.” A quote used by Lylliette from Miami USA a beneficiary of Dress for Success and to all women who need success need to use. Life may not be the same in the world for women but to be powerful as woman, one must be confident and determined. Do you like clothes? Have you ever thought of fashion? Do you have old clothes and wondering where to take them? Come to Dress for Success Tampa, Fl and donate to dress a woman and help her to have a better livelihood. Many women in the world are jobless and have a family to feed; it wills of great help if you join hands with Dress for Success to dress a woman to feed her family. When I look at my life as a Florida woman who ventured into Dress for Success it has changed greatly. I am a single mother of six kids and has gone through many challenges that I felt world was on my shoulders. I lost my husband and my job at the same time, had six mouths to feed and no resources. I walked through streets until one day I attended a conference organized by Ellington of Dress for Success Tampa Bay and my life changed. I was determined to change my life and I started a business, “Change by Dress.” It is not a smooth road to walk without the help of others, thus to be successful in Dress for Success, the women need donors, volunteers and thus the Dress for Success website is open to anyone in the world. Tampa Bay invites all donors in the symposiums that are organized monthly to showcase the work of their good hearts. The well-wishers of Dress for Success of Tampa and outside Tampa can call our offices for pick-ups of the dresses they wish to donate. Tampa Bay is opening Door to Door and pick-up donors. It is due to less donations that has been experienced over the past years and all are welcome to donate to dress a woman to have a better lifestyle.
Looking at Pat Ellington who has worked hand in hand with many women to change their lives we can conclude she is an Opinion Leader. An opinion leader is one who works selfless for the benefit of others. It is a person who is confident of what she is doing and ready/ determined to make a change in the society. Giving up is never an option for such a person and leading as an example is always her dream. Ellington a mother of six was determined to change lives, she only needed to contact Nancy Lublin to partner with her and start Dress for Success Tamp Bay. Only after reading an article about Dress for Success and how it is giving low-income women clothes and confidence for job interviews and there she was ready to kick the ball of changing many lives.
Dress for Success is life saving business for all disadvantaged and poor women in the world. Door to door and pick-up donation will help ease the tirelessly search for donors through websites. The only things that will be need are: the telephone number, house number, street and postal address for deliveries. Family and social relationships will be leveraged and help to build a strong society of women in building the Tampa city. Dress for Success is for all to donate and volunteer to change a woman’s life in Tampa and in the world. Be determined to change a life!