Bethenny Frankel, the original Skinnygirl, and Skinnygirl Cocktails got into the holiday spirit by donating $150,000 to Dress for Success, a not-for-profit that helps disadvantaged women find financial independence.
Frankel and Skinnygirl Cocktails donated $150,000 to Dress for Success at the organization’s graduation ceremony for the Going Places Network. Over the course of the three year partnership, Skinnygirl Cocktails has donated more than $700,000 to Dress for Success.
SKINNYGIRL® COCKTAILS AND BETHENNY FRANKEL SPREAD HOLIDAY CHEER WITH $150,000 DONATION TO DRESS FOR SUCCESS®
Skinnygirl® Cocktails Continues Ongoing Partnership with Dress for Success to Help Women
Succeed in Work and Life
DEERFIELD, IL – December 18, 2014 – Skinnygirl® Cocktails, the industry leader in premium, great-tasting low-calorie cocktails, and Bethenny Frankel, the original Skinnygirl, are getting into the holiday spirit by donating $150,000 to Dress for Success®, an international not-for-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women.
“Dress for Success is so important to me, so on behalf of Skinnygirl® Cocktails, I am honored to help deserving women achieve their dreams,” said Frankel. “These women are an inspiration to everyone, and we’re happy to help their cause of establishing and growing their careers.”
On Dec. 17, Frankel and Skinnygirl® Cocktails presented a check for $150,000 to Dress for Success at the organization’s graduation ceremony for the Going Places Network, a program that has helped over 10,000 unemployed women secure employment by teaching professional skills, accelerating their job searches and building confidence through weekly training programs, career coaching and ongoing networking. Over the course of the three year partnership, Skinnygirl®Cocktails has donated more than $700,000 to Dress for Success.
“Skinnygirl® Cocktails is an empowering brand whose mission is to allow women have it all without compromise, and in Dress for Success, we have found a partner who shares that vision by helping women find personal, professional and financial success,” said Megan Frank, Senior Director of Skinnygirl® Cocktails. “This donation is our way of saying thank you to Dress for Success for the exemplary work they do all year long.”
“Skinnygirl® Cocktails has been our trusted partner for the past three years and their support and generosity is always appreciated,” said Joi Gordon, CEO of Dress for Success Worldwide. “With their help, Dress for Success is reaching a broader audience and empowering women worldwide to work towards self-sufficiency.”