Donor and Sponsor Recognition

Dress for Success Cincinnati exists and is able to serve approximately 1,000 women each year because of the generosity of the individuals and companies in our community. Here we recognize and thank them for their support of our services and our mission.

Dress for Success Cincinnati is grateful for these and our many other supporters. 


Champion Circle

The Champion Circle recognizes individuals who have championed the cause of Dress for Success Cincinnati through cumulative annual giving of $1,000 or more in a calendar year — those who have helped to bring our clients’ lives full circle and those who will be champions in our future growth.


2018 Champion Circle

The Wohlgemuth Herschede Foundation

Sharon & Robert Gill

Mary Ellen Cody

Connie Cussen

Mary & Bill Ivers

The Oliver Family Foundation

Phyllis Slusher

Brenda Wehmer

Joy Albi

Pamela Barbash

Dawn Bertsche

Carol Butler

Manuel Chavez

CLH Foundation

Meredythe & Clayton Daley

Susan Deye

Elizabeth & John Dye

Carolyn Gilbert

Sarah & James Goldman

Sue Grathwohl

Jacqueline Harris-Jenkins

Bob & Sandy Heimann

Ron & Sandy Hitzler

Paulette Homer

Ed & Joann Hubert

Monica Ivers

Joy Josephs

Joyce Kupfer-Mulderig

Linda Lauch

Lisa Massa

Anita Minturn

Christine Neyer

Cory Nolan

Lisa & Evan Nolan

Frank & Joanne Noyes

Shelia Oeder

Carol Olson

Elizabeth Rader

Missy Richardson

Ed & Carole Rigaud

Lauri Robertson

Maureen Sayer

Gary Schmitt

Adam & Laura Schmucker

Sue & Dale Schoenberger

Cindy Scovanner

Kristie Sheanshang

Elizabeth Sherwood

Richard Slusher & Breanne Heldman

Judy Smith

Linda Smith Berry

Louise Steiner

Nicholle Taylor

David & Margaret Tondow

Barbara Wagner

Lucy Ward

Richard Wilhelm

Gerry Zembrodt

We Gratefully Recognize the Crucial Support of Grants from These Foundations and Other Funders

2018 Grant Funders 

The Butler Foundation

Charlotte R. Schmidlapp Fund, Fifth Third Bank Trustee

Cincinnati International Wine Festival

City of Cincinnati

Epsilon Data Management

General Mills

George B. Riley Trust Estate

Marge & Charles J. Schott Foundation

Northrop Grumman

Ohio National Foundation

Ruth J. and Robert A. Conway Foundation

Scripps Howard Foundation

U.S. Bank Foundation

William P. Anderson Foundation

The Wohlgemuth Herschede Foundation

The Women's Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation


What Your Donations Can Do

Interested in learning more about what your donation can do to help? Here’s some insight.

$1,000 sponsors one woman with yearlong access to all Dress for Success Cincinnati programs—Suiting Services, Career Center with coaching and mock interviews, Professional Women’s Group and more

$500 supports one woman through our pre-employment program, the Going Places Network

$250 covers one woman’s annual membership in the Professional Women’s Group

$100 pays for four weeks of supplies for the Career Center, where women meet with career coaches to search for employment, practice interview skills and develop an effective resume

$50 provides a woman with plus-size clothing, work boots or other special purchases we must make for interview and employment attire



We recognize the sponsors and supporters of Dress for Success Cincinnati's annual Fashion Show luncheon. See our Fashion Show sponsors on our Fashion Show page



Meet Dress for Success Cincinnati Donors & Sponsors