Mark your calendars for the 7th Power of the Purse set for Thursday, May 5, 2016 at the Epic Railyard Center. Have a new or gently used handbag to donate for the event? Click here for our drop off locations. The Power of the Purse is the signature fundraising event held every 18 months attracting over 400 guests and featuring a live and silent auction and mercado of new and vintage handbags. Proceeds from the event support scholarships for single mothers and other women in our community.
As a result of the Power of the Purse events, the Women’s Fund has awarded 145 scholarships for over $200,000; 30 scholarships for our terrific teens for $15,000 for leadership development; and $10,000 in giving circles for education and leadership development. The event and fundraising activities are truly changing lives.
Date: May 5, 2016
Location: Epic Railyard Center
2201 E. Mills Avenue
El Paso, Texas 79901