The Ruby Room was founded on the belief that everyone should be able to attend their high school events, regardless of their ability to pay.  Since 2002 The Ruby Room has “leveled the dance floor” for all high school students.  

Dresses, shoes, and accessories are collected throughout the year and made available at the Ruby Room Boutique in the spring.  Ruby Room clients are paired with a personal shopper who assists them in picking out the perfect gown. 

After thirteen years of dedicated service, Ruby Room Founder, Nyla Bitterman, stepped down from her role as Executive Director.  January 2016 a new Executive Director was appointed.  Stepping into this role is Ellen Young, she has a background in fashion and nonprofit service as Founder of The F-factor an organization utilizing fashion as their tool to build self-confidence in foster children. 

With the merger, Ruby Room’s parent company is The F-factor and will be run under The F-factor’s tax identification number, licensed by the IRS since 2008. 

The Ruby Room and F-factor’s Tax ID 80-0265626

Mailing Address:  PO Box 1586, Issaquah WA 98027

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