Seventh Annual Suits for Session Service Project

A Capital Service Project Brought to You by Volunteer Florida and Simply Healthcare

Volunteer Florida’s Seventh Annual “Suits for Session” service project was held on Wednesday, February 23, 2022. Both Volunteer Florida and Simply Healthcare are proud to announce that this year’s effort resulted in the collection of 3,850 pounds of professional attire for Florida job-seekers statewide.

“Suits for Session” engages Florida legislators and staff, state agency employees and other Capital Region professionals and residents to collect new or gently-worn business attire to help prepare job-seekers in need in our state. Since the project’s inception in 2016, Volunteer Florida and its partners have been able to donate tens of thousands of pieces of professional attire to many worthy organizations across the Sunshine State.

The following men’s and women’s items were collected:
  • Full suits
  • Blazers/jackets
  • Blouses/shirts
  • Pants/trousers
  • Dresses/skirts
  • Ties
  • Belts
  • Shoes
  • Handbags
Participating State Agencies:
  • Agency for Health Care Administration
  • Agency for Persons with Disabilities
  • CareerSource Florida
  • Department of Administrative Hearings
  • Department of Business and Professional Regulation
  • Department of Children and Families
  • Department of Corrections
  • Department of Economic Opportunity
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Elder Affairs
  • Department of Juvenile Justice
  • Department of Law Enforcement
  • Department of Revenue
  • Department of State
  • Department of Transportation
  • Division of Emergency Management
  • Enterprise Florida
  • Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
  • Florida Lottery
  • Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
  • Housing Finance Corporation
  • Office of Insurance Regulation
  • Office of Financial Regulation
  • State Board of Administration
2022 Recipient Organizations Include:
Previous Recipient Organizations Include:
  • AMIkids
  • Bridges of America in Orlando
  • CareerSource Chipola
  • CareerSource Gulf Coast
  • Chapman Partnership in Miami
  • Dress for Success Tampa Bay
  • ECHO Ministries
  • Florida Department of Education, Division of Blind Services
  • FSU’s Unconquered Scholars Program
  • Sulzbacher in Jacksonville

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