|Career Center-Suiting-Dress for Success Luzerne County||These programs address and eliminate the frustrating obstacles that may arise during a search for employment. Women meet regularly to support and encourage each other through building confidence, networking and discussing workplace-related topics. These meetings help participants stay motivated and optimistic.||Luzerne||Dress for Success Luzerne County||Dress for Success Luzerne County|
|Center for Family Services - Main Office - Best Foot Forward||PA Workwear program that provides job search, interview and work attire.
Donations of interview and work appropriate clothing are greatly appreciated. Especially needed:
• Plus size men’s and women’s clothing
• Jewelry and accessories
• Purses||Crawford||Center for Family Services - Main Office||Center for Family Services|
|Clothes Line For Men Program Friends of the Poor||This program supports men who are low income and in need of clothing for work, interviews or special occasions. The program is by referral and appointment only. Men can be referred by area agencies. Agencies can submit a referral form to Friends of the Poor either via fax or email. Referral form available on website. Donations are accepted on-site once a week.||Lackawanna||Friends of the Poor||Friends of the Poor|
|Community Services of Venango County - Center Street, Oil City - PA WORkWEAR||State funded and donated clothing program offered to recipients of TANF as well as individuals in need in the community. Interview as well as a week's worth of clothing is provided to anyone in need.||Venango||Community Services of Venango County - Center Street, Oil City||Community Services of Venango County|
|Dress For Success - Suiting||Services available to women while job searching and in the first few weeks of employment. Once an interview is scheduled, a referral is obtained to visit the Dress for Success boutique. Volunteers will work with women to help choose an interview outfit and will also provide guidance and support for the upcoming interview. In addition to clothing distribution to participants, Dress for Success also holds a clothing collection on the first Wednesday of each month from 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM.||Luzerne||Dress For Success - Luzerne County||Dress For Success - Luzerne County |
|Dress to Impress - Pleasant Valley Ecumenical Network||Program provides clothing specifically targeted at the needs of those in the working world. Track down donations to meet the special requirements of those building careers. Recipients must pre-register and meet certain household income restrictions to qualify for aid. Clothing is available based on need and availability. Walk-up clothing requests are discouraged, however we make every effort to handle one-time emergency situations for qualifying residents.||Monroe||Pleasant Valley Ecumenical Network||Pleasant Valley Ecumenical Network|
|First Impressions Clothing Boutique||First Impressions Clothing Boutique helps prepare individuals for the workforce by providing business attire to men and women at no cost. Available to NCC students, alumni and members of other organizations having a relationship with NCC.
Clothing donations accepted -- only clean business attire, no more than three years old.||Northampton||First Impressions Clothing Boutique||Northampton Community College|
|Mercy Center for Women - Dress for Success||Provides professional and job-appropriate attire, supportive services and career development tools.||Erie||Mercy Center for Women - Dress for Success||Mercy Center for Women|
|Otterbein United Methodist||Provides space for Lumina Clothing Bank (See Lumina)||Lancaster||Otterbein United Methodist||Otterbein United Methodist - Lancaster|
|PA Work Wear Clothing Assistance - Salvation Army Williamsport||Assistance with interview or work clothing for individuals to wear to an interview or start new employment.||Lycoming||Salvation Army Williamsport - Social Services||Salvation Army Williamsport|
|Perfect Fit For Working Women||Supports low-income women entering the workforce. Women are referred to the boutique by social service agencies in the Lehigh Valley. Every woman referred meets with a volunteer "fashion consultant" who assists her in putting together an interview outfit, complete with accessories. If desired by the client, volunteers can also provide one-on-one assistance on resume writing and interview skills.
Donations of new and gently used CURRENT STYLE clothing in all sizes, including business, business casual, maternity and scrubs are welcome. Donations are by appointment only and by season. All clothing must be in good repair, cleaned, pressed and ready to wear. Accessories such as shoes, boots, jewelry, scarves, belts, handbags, brief cases, unused cosmetics and unused personal care items are always needed. Also needed are NEW with tags, undergarments, stockings, knee hi's and socks.
||Lehigh||Perfect Fit For Working Women||Perfect Fit For Working Women|
|YWCA Greater Harrisburg - Employment Readiness Services for Homeless Veterans||Provides a full range of employment readiness services to eligible homeless veterans seeking employment and self-sufficiency.
Services include job search assistance, career planning and employment plan development, resume development and updating, interview skills training, assistance with work clothing, transportation, and referral assistance to help obtain other benefits and services.
Provides job development, job coaching and retention services to eligible veterans regardless of barriers. This includes ordering Veterans DD 214 forms, coordination with housing providers, site coordination at area CareerLinks and other services.||Dauphin||YWCA Greater Harrisburg||YWCA Greater Harrisburg|