Community Partners

Dress for Success San Antonio & Career Gear San Antonio

Nonprofit

How Dress for Success San Antonio & Career Gear San Antonio impacts San Antonio's shared Community Vision

Dress for Success and Career Gear San Antonio help men and women age 18 and older transform and enrich their lives through meaningful and sustainable employment. Dress for Success supports their clients’ professional growth by nurturing their relationship building, time management, organizational, and leadership skills. Their services include providing interview and workplace attire, basic computer and Microsoft Office skills training, resume-writing, and access to over 300 free online job readiness courses. In their seventeen years, Dress for Success has provided over 6,000 suits and in 2017 they served over 1,200 people.

Community Results Impacted

Systemic Inequities Impacted

  • Education (College Access and College Completion)
  • Small Business and Nonprofit Support
  • Workforce Development

Dress for Success San Antonio & Career Gear San Antonio serves:

  • Geographic Area
    Regionally: Including Bexar County and/or City of San Antonio
  • City Council District
    All 10 City Council Districts
  • Demographic Focus
    Race/Ethnicity
    Gender Identity
    Age
    Zipcode
    Income
    Formal Education Attainment Level

Economic Impact:

$391,000 in revenue

Fiscal Year 2019

Coalitions and Collaborations:

  • The Nonprofit Council