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Dress for Success Toronto

YES! Toronto is proud to be championing the mission of Dress for Success Toronto in the Bang & Olufsen Yorkville Run. YES! Toronto provides its members with the most innovative, fresh, and meaningful networking events for young professionals in Toronto that make a difference in our community. All funds raised by YES! Toronto directly supports Dress for Success Toronto. 

You can make a real difference in the lives of women by getting involved with Dress for Success Toronto as a financial supporter. As a donor, you will be aligned with a worldwide charitable organization committed to the empowerment of women.

Our Mission
The mission of Dress for Success Toronto®, a registered charity, is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

What We Do

The Suiting Program …is about more than clothing – it’s a transformational experience that builds confidence and self-esteem, enabling a woman to secure meaningful employment.

The Career Service Program …gives women the tools they need to successfully find work.

The Working Women Program …supports our newly employed clients as they transition into the workplace, often for the first time. It helps them stay employed and overcome challenges.

Who We Serve

  • Women from all ethnicities and races
  • Women aged 18 to 60 years old, with the majority aged 18 – 35 years old
  • Women living in poverty
  • Single mothers, raising an average of 2-3 children
  • Women with all levels of education; more than 80% of our women have post-secondary education
  • Women who are newcomers to Canada with 47% of having lived in Canada for less than 5 years

For more information please visit us at toronto.dressforsuccess.org & www.yes416.com