Through corporate giving, businesses can work with us to make a positive impact in the employment outcomes and financial independence of some of South-East Queensland’s most vulnerable socio-economic groups.
Corporate giving to Suited to Success Inc. and the Dress for Success® Brisbane program is a great way for your firm, company or organisation to increase employee engagement and fulfil your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) objectives. All of this works to make a more inclusive and supportive community, and illustrates your organisation’s leadership and drive in this area.
The Accenture has been a major supporter of Suited to Success Inc. and again in 2017 they have come on board to sponsor a total of 170 clients.
To date, Accenture has sponsored more than 50 clients through our Career Hub, assisting unemployed South-East Queenslanders in developing their resume and practicing vital interview skills to help them land a job and 100 people in our interview workshops.
Support from Accenture also enabled us to offer our current youth clients between the ages of 15 and 24 access to a mentor program. Clients have the opportunity to attend the Brisbane Accenture office and are buddied up with a professional staff member to gain exposure to a real workplace.
on “transitioning to work” to a culturally diverse group of clients. After the session, the majority of participants said their interview skills had improved and also felt more confident about the process of looking for work.
Accenture staff have:
- Attended our Career Hub sessions
- Mentored clients
- Assisted with developing workshop materials
- Organised clothing collections
- Organised fundraisers
- Donated money through workplace gift matching
- Helped in preparation and set up of our major fundraiser Bubbles & Beauties at City Hall