Dress for Success Women’s Empowerment Breakfast will focus on the art of letting go


Dress for Success Central New Jersey (DFSCNJ) will host its annual Women’s Empowerment Breakfast with Tiffany Dufu, author of “Drop the Ball,” a memoir and manifesto that shows women how to cultivate the ability to let go.

“Drop the Ball” urges women to embrace imperfection, to expect less of themselves and more of others; only then can they focus on what truly interests them, devote the energy to achieving their true goals, and create the type of rich and fulfilling life we ​​all desire, according to the information provided. by Dress for Success.

The event will be held virtually from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on May 11.

“We are thrilled to have Tiffany as our speaker this year,” Melissa Tenzer, CEO of DFSCNJ, said in the release. “Tiffany is a catalyst overall when it comes to the advancement of women and girls. Her mission in life is to create a world in which the gifts and voices of women are fully harnessed for the good of us all. Its mission aligns perfectly with our mission to empower women and girls to thrive in work and life. Leadership is born when women are given the tools to succeed. Our goal is to inspire our clients to feel encouraged and motivated to work hard to make positive changes that will lead to better lives for themselves and their families.

According to Dufu, “I want us all to wake up to our own power and create the change we seek. I have experienced firsthand that power comes from having a clear purpose and the passion to pursue it. Courageous authenticity, uncompromising integrity and gracious resilience along the way don’t hurt either,” she said in the statement.

The event will be live on Zoom with a Q&A opportunity at the end.

Individual registrations are $50 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

All proceeds help underprivileged women gain the skills needed to find employment.

Register at https://dfscnjwomensempowermentbreakfast.eventbrite.com.

For more information about DFSCNJ, visit centralnj.dressforsucess.org.

Dress for Success Central New Jersey is dedicated to empowering women to achieve economic independence by providing a support network, professional attire and development tools to help women thrive in work and life. . The organization offers employment readiness, education, career mentoring and image enhancement programs that support clients at every stage of their employment journey – from pre-employment needs to professional development. Since opening in 2007, DFSCNJ has served 11,000 women and girls. Although its office is located in Lawrence Township, Dress for Success Central New Jersey serves Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Somerset, Hunterdon, Ocean and Union counties.


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