Dress for Success Program

The Junior League’s Dress for Success program is a voucher program designed to provide work-related clothing to individuals in need in the Siouxland area. Vouchers are distributed to area non-profit organizations that give them to their clients based on need as determined by social caseworkers. The program is funded and coordinated by the Junior League of Sioux City through the organization’s thrift store, the Junior League Discovery Shop. It has helped many citizens to begin a bright new future as they progress into careers that positively impact their families. A Participating agencies include: Cross Roads Women’s Shelter, Iowa Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services, Job Training Partners, Nebraska Work Force Development, New Perspectives, Gateway to Learning, Women Aware, Community Action Agency of Siouxland, The Center for Siouxland, and the Council on Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence. Clients bring the Dress for Success voucher to redeem at the Junior League Discovery Shop, 316 W. 7th Street, Sioux City, where Discovery Shop staff members offer guidance as well as a welcoming shopping experience. Vouchers can be redeemed for any work-appropriate clothing found in the shop, including interview clothing, scrubs, etc.