Program provides free professional clothing for students
Yuma, AZ (April 21, 2022) – From May 9-13, Dillard's customers in Yuma can mention Arizona Western College during checkout at the store’s special event room, and 10 percent of their purchase order will be donated to Andale’s Apparel.
Andale's Apparel is AWC's free business clothing resource. A 2021 Innovation Fund award winner, the program was designed to give current and recently graduated AWC students access to professional clothing that encourages confidence when pursuing opportunities like job interviews, networking events, and conferences.
Since opening in April 2021, the program has served about 150 students at the AWC Yuma Campus. The program provides items such as slacks, blouses, jackets, belts, shoes, and more. Andale’s Apparel also has other districtwide locations at the Parker Learning Center and San Luis Learning Center.
For more information about how to donate to the program, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (928) 344-7624. In addition to AWC’s Career and Advisement Services department, located in the 3C Building at the AWC Yuma Campus, 2020 S. Ave. 8E, other community clothing drop-off locations can be found here.
Career Services Specialist
Arizona Western College