With a mission 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 in life.” The global organization Dress For Success held its 6th annual Polished event at Copacabana last night. The event featured special guest, Candace L. Straight from the critically acclaimed film EQUITY, Amy Fox, Patricia Lovett-Reid, Colleen Campbell, Martha Fell and Harleen Bains as they discussed the topic of the empowerment of women from Wall Street to Bay Street. Throughout the evening guests had a chance to enjoy amazing Brazilian food, and special performances by Copacabana’s dancers.
The event also featured a silent auction with proceeds generated to help support this important charity.
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