Rental Assistance from the HOPE Fund

The mission of Dress for Success Columbus is to empower women to achieve economic independence. Helping our women have access to stay in their home is critical to ensuring she can support her family and provide stability. We are happy to partner with you to submit your application for rental assistance via the IMPACT Hope Fund. We would also like to provide you additional support from the workforce development and suiting program at Dress for Success Columbus. To begin, we must have all of the required and available information below to process your application. To expedite the process, you can email a copy of your documents to

Required Client Documents:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of Income for the past 30 days for all members of household 18 years or older
  • Signed Copy of Lease
  • Eviction Notice
  • Client Questionnaire & Acknowledgement Form (Available here)
  • Social Security Card for all household members (if available)
  • Proof of emergency need (if available)
  • Proof of sustainable income (if available)