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For the month of March, Toowong Village, Brookside Shopping Centre and Peninsula Fair have partnered with Suited to Success Brisbane by collecting nearly-new professional attire to help empower women with the confidence to enter or return to the workplace.
What does Suited to Success Brisbane do?
Suited to Success Brisbane is a not-for-profit community organisation that helps men and women overcome the barriers to employment. This is achieved through resume and interview preparation sessions, styling clients with work appropriate clothing for interviews and providing various employment support resources. To find out more visit www.suitedtosuccess.org
How can I donate?
From 1st to 31st March 2018, donate your nearly-new professional attire in the collection bin located next to the Concierge Desk in Basement 1.
We will accept good quality, clean women’s interview appropriate suits, blouses, skirts, dresses, blazers, jackets, work appropriate shoes, jewellery, scarves and handbags. Good quality, clean menswear such as suit coats, jackets, shirt, tie and trousers are also accepted. Donate 3+ professional work attire to the Concierge Desk (in Basement 1), between 9am and 6pm daily and we’ll give you a coffee on us.
Where do my donated items go?
All donated clothing and accessories will be collected by Suited to Success Brisbane. Your donations will greatly assist women and men to overcome the barriers to employment, and give them confidence to enter or return to the workplace.
How else can I help Suited to Success Brisbane?
Suited to Success Brisbane also manages the Dress for Success Brisbane Women’s program.
“Empower Hour” is an International Women’s Day fundraising initiative, where you can donate an hour of your pay to support women, with a wide range of career and confidence boosting services.* *All donations over $2 are tax deductible. We thank you for any support you can give!
For more information about Suited to Success visit http://www.suitedtosuccess.org/