Tampa, FL, November 06, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- For each pair of shoes sold at the show, Shola Designs will donate a pair to Dress for Success Tampa Bay. The shoes may be brand new, samples or previously used in photo shoots.
The trunk show will feature Shola’s San Marino Collection, which includes an assortment of colorful, classic styles.
“I believe that shoes are the foundation to any ensemble,” said Shola Yusuf, founder and designer of Shola Designs. “They can add confidence and flair more than any other accessory worn, exactly what job and opportunity seekers need to get back into the workforce.”
In addition, a shoe donation drive will be held during the event. Guests can bring in their gently worn shoes to donate to Dress for Success Tampa Bay. All types of work-appropriate shoes are accepted. DFSTB is especially in need of larger shoe sizes.
Dress For Success Tampa Bay is a nonprofit organization that helps disadvantaged women return to the workplace to become economically independent. DFSTB provides professional attire for women, as well as career search and job skills assistance.
Aloft Hotel is located at 100 W. Kennedy Blvd. Tampa, FL 33602. Valet parking is available at the hotel for $5. Admission to the event is free. Guests must make a purchase or donate gently worn shoes to benefit Dress for Success.
About Shola Designs
Shola Yusuf announces her San Marino collection of ladies fashion footwear. Hand made in Italy, this collection offers colorful choices in the affordable luxury segment. Shola is a registered pharmacist in Tampa, Fla. who also designs, manufactures, imports and distributes women's shoes. Her pharmacy is her profession, but shoes are her passion.
About 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. Since opening its doors in 1998, the organization has helped over 10,000 local women. Visit www.dressforsuccess.org/tampabay to learn more.
On February 12, 2015 Dress for Success Tampa Bay won the WEDU Be More Empowered award for being a small nonprofit that best demonstrates that big things come in small packages. This award recognized an organization that despite its modest size has a major positive impact on our community.