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PurSuit of Success

CBRE Cares Phoenix

PurSuit of Success Business Clothing Drive


October 8 – 19, 2018

PurSuit of Success, CBRE’s city-wide business clothing drive, helps women and men across the Phoenix area to access the clothing they need to excel as professionals. Now in its eighth year, the drive benefits women and men in job training programs at Fresh Start Women’s Foundation, Dress for Success, Sojourner Center and St. Joseph the Worker. Through these organizations, women and men receive career counseling, job skill training, emotional support and clothing suitable to wear in a business environment. These resources instill them with the confidence and positive self-image needed to pursue individual success.

Gently used items can be donated—Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM—at CBRE's Phoenix Esplanade office, located at 2575 E. Camelback Road. Additionally, 38 CBRE-managed buildings throughout the Phoenix area are participating in the drive.


PurSuit of Success has collected more than 22,000 articles of clothing since the program’s inception, helping to equip hundreds of Valley residents with the skills and apparel needed to work toward financial independence.

Items Needed


Gently Used Clothing Items

  • Interview appropriate suits
  • Professional separates including blouses, slacks, skirts, dresses, blazers and jackets
  • Dress shirts
  • Button-down shirts
  • Casual tops and bottoms for men, women and children
  • Polo shirts
  • Jeans
  • Coats
  • Evening dresses
  • Jumpsuits
  • Camisoles/tanks
  • Scrubs without logos
  • Baby clothes
  • Robes
  • Slippers
  • Men’s dress shoes
  • Women’s dress shoes
  • Work boots
  • Black rubber-sole shoes
  • Tennis shoes
  • Flip flops

*Plus size, petite and junior size clothing needed


New Clothing Items

  • Men's and women's socks
  • Men's underwear and undershirts
  • Women's underwear and bras
  • Pantyhose



  • Belts
  • Ties
  • Jewelry
  • Scarves
  • Handbags/purses
  • Wallets
  • Briefcases
  • Portfolios
  • Sunglasses
  • Hats
  • Reading glasses
  • Watches


Hygiene/Toiletry Products (travel size preferred)

  • Deodorant
  • Disposable razors
  • Combs/Brushes
  • Lotion
  • Sunscreen
  • Lip Balm
  • Cologne/perfume
  • Dental floss, toothbrushes, toothpaste
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Fingernail clippers
  • Sample sized cologne
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Fingernail clippers
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Soap
  • Cosmetics/makeup (new only)
  • Hair dryers, straighteners and curling irons
  • Towel sets
  • Diapers/baby wipes


Other Items

  • Non-perishable snacks
  • Two-pocket folders
  • Copy paper
  • Notebooks
  • Day planners
  • Toys, puzzles, board games
  • Arts and crafts supplies

Charity Partners

Click on our charity partners below to learn more about the life-changing services they provide to men, women and children across the Valley.

Fresh Start Women's Foundation

Fresh Start Women’s Foundation’s mission is to provide education, resources and support for women to positively transform their lives and strengthen our community.

Dress for Success

Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

Sojourner Center

For more than 40 years, Sojourner Center has been providing safe shelter and resources for victims of domestic violence and sex trafficking. Included among our programs and services: emergency crisis shelter, transitional housing, work force development, community outreach and resource center.

St. Joseph the Worker

SJW is a privately funded non-profit whose mission is to assist homeless, low-income, and other disadvantaged individuals in their efforts to become self-sufficient through quality employment.


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