The third annual Reels for Heels Fishing Tournament is Presented by AEP Texas and benefiting Dress for Success Corpus Christi will be held on August 18 & 19, 2017 in Corpus Christi, Texas. There will be a Captain’s Party at Marker 37 Marina & Pier on August 18, 2017 from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm and on August 19, 2017 the fishing Tournament festivities and weigh in will also be held at Marker 37 Marina & Pier. Anglers from all over Texas will come together for this fun, festive and family-oriented fishing event. Dress for Success Corpus Christi is the first affiliate in the country to host a one of a kind saltwater fishing tournament that will help raise awareness of the organization’s mission and services that help disadvantaged women in South Texas.
Dress for Success Corpus Christi is an affiliate of the global not-for-profit organization Dress for Success; that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional work attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and life. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 140 cities and 19 countries and has helped more than 850,000 women work towards self-sufficiency.
We work with a diverse group of non-profit and government agencies-including homeless shelters, immigration services, job training programs, educational institutions and domestic violence shelters, among many others-to refer women to our organization for suiting, career counseling and our full continuum of services.
More than 60% of Dress for Success Corpus Christi clients are single mothers living at poverty levels; yet they power through obstacles, overcome extraordinary challenges and redefine possibilities for themselves and their families. Your sponsorship and participation will provide critical financial support, enabling us to enhance the continuum of services and programs we offer to our clients. Please review the enclosed sponsorship form and we look forward to having you as part of our event.
Cathy Colomo Riojas – Executive Director Dress for Success Corpus Christi
Reels for Heels Tournament Director