The New York and Jersey City offices of Segal McCambridge recently held Jeans for Jobs drives to benefit their local Dress for Success affiliates. During an 8-week period, office personnel were allowed to wear jeans to work on Fridays for a contribution of $5 each week. There was great participation, with a total of $745.00 collected from Segal McCambridge personnel.
Founded in 1997, the mission of Dress for Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. To date, the charity has served over 450,000 women around the world in the U. S., Canada, the U.K., New Zealand and the Netherlands.