Dress for Success Fundraiser Succeeds at The Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Whistler, B.C Thursday, May 09, 2013
The ladies of Whistler came out in full force to help disadvantaged women in the lower mainland get back on their feet and look their best at their next job interview. New and lightly used suits and work attire were rounded up and donated to The Fairmont Chateau Whistler for a night of shopping for a good cause. In the end, Dress for Success came out on top with over $1000 raised and almost 200 clothing items donated to this great charity.
About Dress for Success Vancouver:
Dress for Success Vancouver is a not-for-profit organization that promotes 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 in the lower mainland. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 120 cities in 13 countries. To date, Dress for Success has helped more than 650,000 women work towards self-sufficiency. Visit www.dressforsuccess.org to learn more.
About The Fairmont Chateau Whistler:
Nestled at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, you'll discover a chateau-style hotel with luxurious rooms, a wide array of dining options, award winning golf and a full-service spa. Opened in 1989 with 550 guestrooms and 32,000 square feet of meeting space, this mountain resort is the ideal location for a leisure stay as well as your meetings and incentive programs. For more information on luxury Whistler getaways and special offers, please call The Fairmont Chateau Whistler at 1-800 606-8244 or visit us online at www.fairmont.com/whistler.
ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of more than 60 luxury properties around the globe, including Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel, The Plaza in New York, and Makkah Clock Royal Tower in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The luxury brand's distinctive hotels offer a sense of heritage and sophistication, warm, engaging service and culturally rich experiences. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also recognized internationally for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. Fairmont is owned by FRHI Holdings Limited, a leading global hotel company with over 100 hotels under the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel branded luxury private residences club, whole-ownership residences and serviced residences properties. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414 or visit fairmont.com.