Dress to Impress is seeking mild & cold weather outdoor work wear and office wear in all sizes, styles and for all genders. Clothing is accessed by local job seekers for interviews and for the first weeks on the job. With the support of the community-at-large and via the GNWT Anti-poverty fund, Dress to Impress supported 71 individuals working for 21 employers in 2018-2019.
Dress to Impress provides jobseekers with professional clothing to wear to upcoming job interviews and the first weeks on the job. Its single aim is to reduce the initial costs to those who are beginning employment.
How can you help
Dress to Impress is seeking warm & cold weather outdoor work wear and office wear in all sizes, styles and for all genders. Items in high demand include;
- safety work boots, coats, and overalls (both mild and cold weather gear);
- office wear (pants, shirts, sweaters, blouses etc.) including accessories (belts, shoes, etc.)
Donated clothing should be gently worn, appropriate, in good condition, contemporary and clean. Consider items that are permanent press, washable and do not require dry cleaning.
Any clothing received and not used by Dress to Impress will be donated to local charities.
Drop off location
- NWT Career Centre – Suite 102, 5204 – 50th Avenue (Diamond Plaza)
For more information, contact (867) 873-8790 or email firstname.lastname@example.org