Power of the Purse

Women United® helping fellow women achieve their dreams.

That's what Power of the Purse is all about.

$141,000 raised in 3 years!

Our annual event features a silent and live auction of over 200 purses - many stuffed with gift cards, event tickets or one-of-a-kind experiences.

This event sells out in the blink of an eye! To be the first to know about the 2018 event, join our list by filling out the form below.



Our Cause

United Way's Power of the Purse scholarship at Parkland College and United Way's Emergency Shelter for Families in Champaign.

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For more information on the event, sponsorship opportunities or to get involved on our committee, please contact Rebecca Guyette.