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.
Bottom Line for Portland
Last year, DFSO helped 617 women get jobs; 64 percent of those women are single mothers. Together, they are now contributing more than $16 million to the local economy. One hundred percent of the women who graduate from DFSO job retention programs have kept their jobs.
"I have broken the cycle of generational poverty because Dress for Success Oregon inspired me and continues to give me the confidence to be the successful woman I am today. I have been able to pass on what DFSO gave me to my daughters.” —Lydia
Jema Bitar Properties will match the first $3,000 in G!G donations to Dress for Success Oregon.
How far does a $10 donation go with your organization?
$10 provides two women with bus passes to make it to their job interviews.
How far does a $50 donation go with your organization?
$50 allows DFSO to purchase plus-sized pants for two clients who can't find their size in its store.