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.


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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

Trainings Held in 2019

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

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...

Suited for Success celebrates 25 years with Cirque du Success

Suited for Success / Dress for Success Miami celebrated its 25th anniversary in style with Cirque du Success on October 5 at Jungle Island. Over 350 guests danced and played the night away in support of Suited for Success's programs empowering men, women, youth, and...

Join us at Cirque du Success, our 25th anniversary extravaganza

Join us for the party of the year! We are celebrating our 25th anniversary October 5, 2019, at Jungle Island. Enjoy cirque performers, food stations, open bar by Bacardi, casino-style games, a silent auction, a fabulous raffle, and a special performance by Yoli Mayor...

Meet our staff: Ketsia Marcellus

Ketsia Marcellus joined Suited for Success in 2018 as Program Manager, and we couldn't be luckier to have her on our team. In her role, she oversees our training programs, including our Employment Skills Training Workshops, Vets for Success, and other initiatives. Q:...

Suited for Success Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

Since 1994, Suited for Success and Dress for Success Miami, its women's program, has helped over 60,000 clients turn their dreams into reality. Co-founder and Executive Director Sonia Jacobson began the organization to provide women with the right tools and suits to...