Empowering Individuals to Economic Independence and Self-Sufficiency


in one of our job readiness programs, like training and suiting.


with us to reach every end of our community.


individuals to economic independence by supporting our work.


Our mission is to empower a diverse community of individuals to achieve economic independence and self-sufficiency through career development, training, a network of support, and professional image services. Since 1994, we have served over 60,000 individuals in South Florida.


Our programs prepare clients for the requirements of the work world and to ensure that they are able to meet the challenges of seeking employment armed with the self-confidence and knowledge needed to be successful.

  • Employment Skills Training
  • Vets for Success
  • Dress for Success Miami
  • Youth Program
  • Suiting Program and Career Center
  • Mobile Career Center

We celebrated our 25th anniversary in 2019 by featuring stories from our clients, volunteers, partners, supporters, and more. Read their stories at www.25stories25years.com.

Our staff is working remotely as our programs transition to virtual platforms. Sign up below for email updates on virtual programming and other news.


Individuals Served in 2019

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Vets for Success Completed

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Total Served in 25 Years

How Our Clients Feel About Us


“ Suited for Success’s training helped me gain confidence, identify my strengths, and realize my worth. I’ve been at my job for six months now and I’m up for a promotion. “


“ I came to Vets for Success to learn to be self sufficient and I did. Suited for Success is truly part of the community, and that’s what makes it a beautiful experience. “


“ Suited for Success’s training changed everything for me. After over a year of searching, I had my first job offer two days after finishing the training. “


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Latest News

Opportunity Awaits [Spring Newsletter]

Do you have a spring in your step, because we do! For much of last year, we have been in a "wait and see" pattern, but a new trend is emerging — opportunity. We are seeing this firsthand through an increase in clients this spring — including those who have gotten...

Every Day is Women’s Day [Newsletter]

It's no secret – we love to empower and celebrate women. Barbara and I founded Suited for Success in 1994 with the mission to help women on welfare reenter the workforce, and while we've grown in scope, our dedication to lifting up other women has not flagged,...

Our 2020 Annual Report

COVID-19 may have thrown a wrench into our year, but we pivoted and persevered. Programs and Services Support Suited for Success is a local nonprofit, which means your donations stay in the South Florida community. We appreciate our clothing and in-kind donors, but...

Welcome to 2021 [Newsletter]

How are you doing? How are you really doing? While the calendar may have flipped, many of us are still catching our breath from 2020. Nevertheless our calendar of training workshops and other webinars begins next week — we invite you to join us or share with anyone...

Office Updates

The Culmer Center is getting a new look! For the past few years, the Miami-Dade County community services building where our office is located has been undergoing renovations suite by suite, and now it's our turn. You can expect the following changes during this time....

Virtual trainings, new safety procedures, and other updates

As everyone suddenly had to adapt to changing societal and business norms this March, Suited for Success / Dress for Success Miami was adapting as well. Here are some ways we have continued meeting the needs of our community during this time. We launched our first...

Our response to COVID-19

The well-being of our clients, partners, volunteers, staff, and community is of utmost importance to us. In light of the rapid spread of COVID-19, we are closing our office and operations effective Monday, March 16, until further notice. This applies to all our...