Tampa, FL, May 18, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Dress for Success Tampa Bay, a non-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women, announces The 2nd Annual Power Walk for Dress for Success, which will take place at Westfield Citrus Park on Saturday, July 13, 2013.
The 5k Power Walk for Dress for Success Tampa Bay will promote the Health and Wellness initiative of the Professional Women’s Group, a program which provides successfully employed Dress for Success clients with a network of support, practical information and inspiration to achieve self-defined success.
The 2013 Power Walk for Dress for Success marks Tampa Bay’s second installment of this signature event, which is also an international fundraising walk in more than 30 other cities* dedicated to the promotion of an active, healthy lifestyle for women and families.
Dress for Success launched the Power Walk for Dress for Success as a “walking testament” to the organization’s work to help disadvantaged women become healthy in all aspects of their lives – careers, physical well-being, emotional health and more.
“Dress for Success is focused on helping women take the necessary steps to live a healthy lifestyle,” said Katie McGill, chief executive officer of Dress for Success Tampa Bay. “The Power Walk will impact and inspire not only them but also their families.”
The Power Walk for Dress for Success Tampa Bay is open to the public and participants are encouraged to create a team of friends, walk with family, or participate as a Virtual Walker online. All participation will support the programs and services of Dress for Success Tampa Bay. By participating, you will help to empower disadvantaged women throughout Tampa Bay to achieve self-sufficiency and a healthy lifestyle.
Join a team or start your own at www.dfspowerwalk.org/tampabay2013.
For more information on the Power Walk and sponsorship opportunities, please contact email@example.com.
*While the majority of affiliates conducted The Power Walk for Dress for Success on May 11, 2013 some cities have selected alternative dates due to other events taking place locally. For a complete list of The Power Walk for Dress for Success locations and dates, prospective walkers may visit www.dfspowerwalk.org, the official Web site for the international 5K.
Dress for Success Tampa Bay
The mission for Dress for Success Tampa Bay is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and life.
About Dress for Success
Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 120 cities in the U.S., Australia, Canada, Ireland, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, the UK and the West Indies. To date, Dress for Success has helped more than 650,000 women work towards self-sufficiency. In 2010, Dress for Success launched a Health & Wellness initiative with the Professional Women’s Group to empower women to make healthy choices in work and in life. Visit www.dressforsuccess.org/tampabay to learn more.
About the Dress for Success Health and Wellness Initiative
In 2010, Dress for Success launched the new Health and Wellness initiative with the Professional Women’s Group to empower women to make healthy choices. This program provides health education workshops for Dress for Success clients to ensure that they can be healthy and productive at work and in life. Dress for Success believes that “self-sufficiency” is more than just a suit or a job – it is an overall commitment to being healthy and independent in all aspects of our lives!
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