Our clients improve work prospects, socialize & make new friends, & earn money from their new skills!

Sewing & Professional Alterations

Sewing classes help women learn professional-level skills for use in the workplace by teaching them how to read & create patterns, interpret styles, and professionally create & alter clothing.

Retail Sales & Customer Service

De Marillac Formal Attire is our non-profit retail boutique & alterations store that provides the opportunity for our trainees to learn skills in retail merchandising, marketing, cash register skills, and more.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

We offer classes in English as a Second Language (ESL) during both the Fall & Spring sessions. Students receive supportĀ  both individually and in a classroom setting.

Sewing Classes are Free

We have beginning and advanced classes. Both groups meet one day a week, and students progress at their own pace.

Session One: January - May
Session Two: September - December

Students are welcome to come 30 minutes or so early for individual help with English and/or Math skills.

Retail Sales & Customer Service

Clients of Give Me a Chance may be considered for positions at De Marillac Formal Attire where they learn a variety of skills.

Interested in Helping?

We have several opportunities for volunteers to help us make a difference in the lives of our community's women and children. Please click the link, and get in touch!