Support Dress for Success | Donate | Product
Thank you for choosing to support Dress for Success!
Corporations willing to donate new product to the women we serve are making a unique difference to an industry-related cause. Enabling our women to interview and, in turn, enter the workforce wearing merchandise from your company is a feeling often described by both
our donors and our clients as incredible. In 2011, corporations supported Dress for Success
by donating nearly 1.5 million pieces of clothing, accessories
and other goods with a value totaling more than $10 million.
To learn more about how to support Dress for Success
financially or to make a secure, online financial contribution
to Dress for Success, visit our
Donate Funding page.
If your company is interested in making a
new product to any of our
Dress for Success locations, we are particularly in need of:
Career appropriate footwear in brown, black or navy. All shoes must be closed-toe with no heels higher than 3 inches. Sizes 8 and up are always in great need.
Hosiery and undergarments (particularly in plus sizes)
Tote bags, portfolios or briefcases
- Solid color blouses to be worn under suits
- Interview-appropriate suits and related separates (the greatest need is for
apparel size 14+)
We also accept:
Please be advised of our strict policy regarding sample merchandise. All sample apparel must be clean and ready to wear to an interview immediately with no marks or tears on the garments.
- Basic professional accessories (including scarves and
- Unopened skin and hair care products
- Professional coats and outerwear in season
We do not accept:
We encourage your company to put your end-of-season or excess items to good use!
- Men's clothing
- Used pantyhose or undergarments
- Evening wear or wedding dresses
- Sneakers, slippers, sandals
- Opened personal care or cosmetics products
- Any items not appropriate for a professional environment
- Children's clothing
All contributions are tax deductible and must be shipped directly to a Dress for Success affiliate. For more details on how to donate and information about our locations, please contact our corporate contributions manager at
646.233.4945 or e-mail
We would like to thank our
Industry Power Suiters for their generosity and commitment to our organization.
2011 Industry Power Suiters
Clear Channel Outdoor
Bobbi Brown Cosmetics
Orly International, Inc.
Wet n’ Wild
Cosmo International Corporation
The Jones Group
Diane von Furstenberg Studio L.P.
Boots Skin Care
Click the link below to see information about Dress for Success policies with regard to donors' rights and privacy.
Click the link below to view our most recent IRS Form 990.
Dress for Success IRS Form 990 (PDF)
Our most recent audited financial statement can be accessed
via the link below.
Dress for Success 2011 Audited Financial Statement (PDF)