(9/18/11) - My two guests Melony Butler, Executive Director of Dress For Success Cleveland and Meghan Wilson, Board Chair of Dress For Success Cleveland talked about how they came to be a part of the organization.
Melony is a former clients who moved through the ranks of the organization that collects clothes for women in need of proper dress for job interviews.
Meghan saw a way she could help women who needed to get their lives together and find a way to get back into the workforce.
Dress for Success Cleveland also offers resume writing, computer labs and counseling for women.
It offers courses that encourage women whose self-esteem may be low because of life experiences.
It also teaches women how to hold onto a job once they get one.
It teaches a strong work ethic, positive attitude, being on time and how to juggle other responsibilities, such as family, while also working.
The organization has several fund-raisers three of which are coming up over the next couple of months. We discussed those events, the when and where and what time, etc, etc.