Customers will have the ability to purchase a $10 donation for Dress for Success Worldwide, just as they would buy any other item via QVC.com and mobile platforms. The item number to donate to Dress for Success is S7125.
QVC will match up to $150,000 in donations. For every dollar donated over $150,000, Dress for Success Worldwide will share 20 percent of the funds with Dress for Success affiliates including Dress for Success Midwest.
Dress for Success will use "Give Joy” funds to continue providing professional attire, support, and career development tools to women to help them thrive in work and life.
“The holidays can be exceptionally hard for women who have no steady income,” said Joi Gordon, CEO of Dress for Success Worldwide. “Through this campaign, QVC is helping to raise funds and awareness for our mission at a time when it is needed most and is ultimately helping us get more women back to work.”
More information on “Give Joy” and how to donate to Dress for Success through the campaign can be found at QVC.com (http://www.qvc.com/
About Dress for Success
Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 125 cities in 15 countries. To date, Dress for Success has helped more than 700,000 women work towards self-sufficiency. Visit www.dressforsuccess.org to learn more.
About Connections to Success
Connections to Success is a 501(C)3 organization that provides a body of holistic programs, including the Dress for Success Midwest program to individuals coming from challenging situations like domestic violence and generational poverty. Connections to Success is determined to break the cycle of poverty and inspire individuals to realize their dreams and achieve economic independence through hope, resources and a plan.