Photo/Filming Opportunity - Dress for Success hosts Toronto fundraising gala, Polished

TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2016 /CNW/ - Polished, an event in its 6th year, brings together Toronto's finest for one night to support Dress for Success Toronto. This year's event will feature special guest, Candace L. Straight from the critically acclaimed film EQUITY as well as other Toronto notables and guest speakers who will discuss the topic of the empowerment of women from Wall Street to Bay Street. Guests will spend the evening hearing from some of Toronto's most prominent women in business, dining on Brazilian fare, and enjoying entertainment with the proceeds going to support the charity's Toronto affiliate.

Photo/Interview Opp: 

Candace L Straight, Executive Producer of the critically acclaimed film EQUITY

Amy Fox, Screenwriter of the critically acclaimed film EQUITY

Kait Green, Executive Director, Dress for Success

Andrea Elliott, Chair of Board of Directors, Dress for Success Toronto

Dress for Success Toronto Clients (names TBC)


On November 1st for one night only, Dress For Success' Polished features live entertainment, charity fundraisers including a silent auction and a host of engaging style personalities.


Dress for Success presents its annual Polished event featuring special guests Candace L. Straight and Amy Fox from the critically acclaimed film Equity.


Tuesday, November 1st  

5 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. – VIP event

6 p.m. – Doors open for all guests, cocktails and food served, silent auction begins

6:30 p.m. – Andrea Elliott addresses attendees & introduces a Dress for Success client

9:00 p.m. – Event ends   



230 Adelaide St W #2, Toronto, ON


Dress for Success is a global not-for-profit organization with a mission to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support professional attire and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Polished serves as a key fundraising event for Dress for Success.


SOURCE Dress for Success

For further information: Kate Sexton,, 416.644.2280

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