PHOENIX, Ariz. (11/9/2018) – The law firm of Jaburg Wilk was pleased to be the Golden Ticket Sponsor at Dress for Success Phoenix’s recent 10th Annual Suit for the Stars Gala. Simultaneously, Jaburg Wilk hosted a clothing donation drive and collected more than 70 pieces of professional clothing including suits, dresses, jackets and handbags. All items collected were ready to wear to a job interview!
Dress for Success has suited more than 10,000 women since their inception in 2009 with a value of more than $1 million dollars. They actively collaborate with agencies to assist women to become job ready.
Stephanie Fierro, a partner at Jaburg Wilk and Dress for Success board member, said “Dress for Success’s mission aligns with my life purpose. Empowering women to achieve sustainable economic independence helps all of us and is very important to me. Their development tools are invaluable in providing not only job training but also job retention skills.”
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Jaburg & Wilk Foundation
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