Goodwill’s Signature Little Black Dress Fundraising Event Coming Up on April 20th

Goodwill’s Signature Little Black Dress Fundraising Event Coming Up on April 20th

Goodwill Industries of Michiana, Inc. will be hosting one of the premier business events in South Bend on April 20th. The organization’s signature Little Black Dress fundraiser is packed with fun opportunities for meet-and-greets, networking, and unbeatable fashion while supporting incredible nonprofit programs.

During the event, Goodwill will be hosting pop-up boutique featuring hand-selected designer brands, dinner, a brief program, and a fashion show. In addition to name brand apparel, purses, and shoes, this will be the first year Goodwill will be offering authenticated fine jewelry.

The event will take place at the Four Winds Event Center in South Bend on April 20, 2023, from 4 to 7PM. Tickets and sponsorship details are available at

Little Black Dress is a fundraiser for Goodwill’s career development, community, and educational initiatives. The organization serves tens of thousands of families and individuals each year through job training and support programming for groups like first-time parents, victims of domestic violence, veterans, disabled individuals, and many more.

“Little Black Dress helps our organization generate an incredibly positive impact through our community programs. We are investing numerous initiatives that will lift people up, helping them escape from poverty, build a career, and secure their future,” said Debie Coble, president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Michiana. “Because of Little Black Dress, bright futures will be built for residents all over the region.”

Sponsorship opportunities are available for companies wishing to gain positive recognition for their community support. The event will be packed with regional business leaders, numerous elected officials, and other members of the public who come together to support Goodwill’s efforts to make NWI a better place to live and work. Details on sponsorship packages can be viewed online.

Later this year, Goodwill will also be hosting another Little Black Dress at the Avalon Manor in Merrillville on October 18, 2023.