Empowering Individuals to Economic Independence and Self-Sufficiency

PARTICIPATE

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

PARTNER

with us to reach every end of our community.

EMPOWER

individuals to economic independence by supporting our work.

SUITED FOR SUCCESS / DRESS FOR SUCCESS MIAMI

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.

Programs

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.

OUR IMPACT IN 2019

Individuals Served in 2019

Trainings Held in 2019

Vets for Success Completed

Volunteer Hours in 2019

Community Partners

Total Served in 25 Years

How Our Clients Feel About Us

thumbBernise

“ 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. “

Akeem

“ 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. “

Rosangela

“ 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

Celebrating our women for Mother’s Day

Celebrating our women for Mother’s Day

This Mother's Day, we partnered with local companies to celebrate our intrepid women. Local partners Red Rooster Overtown, Aureum Collective, Hair Cuttery, and Terry Jacobs to create gifts that...

2021 Annual Report

2021 Annual Report

Despite the limitations imposed by the Covid 19 Pandemic throughout the year of 2021, we have been able to provide an innovative and responsive program to many of our community members as they sought to reenter the workforce.  During the course of the year we assisted...

Summer donation break; Upcoming Free Workshops [Newsletter]

Summer used to be a slow season, but that hasn't been the case for a while now. Our clients and community members are working hard year-round, and our programs are here to support you. Our full staff is back in the office and working to serve our clients. One thing...

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....