Citizens Bank grants $5,000 to Dress for Success to support Financial Literacy

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Hartford, CT – The Citizens Bank Foundation recently granted $5,000 to Dress for Success of Hartford County to support financial literacy for their Professional Women’s Group (PWG). The PWG encourages economic independence and career development by providing employed clients with a network of support, practical information, and inspiration to achieve success in their career and life. Covering four basic topics, PWG educational curriculum includes financial literacy, workplace communication/culture, health/wellness and rules of the workplace.

Dress for Success promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. To learn more about how you can donate or volunteer visit,

Pictured: Joanna Samenuk, Employment Retention Programs Director, Dress for Success, Hartford leading the monthly Professional Women’s Group class.



Kimberly Bartlett-Manisene
AVP, Senior Public Affairs Manager
Citizens Bank


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