Tickets on Sale Now for 2022 Power of the Purse Luncheon and Designer Handbag Auction in Paducah | News
PADUCAH — Tickets are now on sale for the eighth annual Power of the Purse lunch and auction for the benefit United Way of Paducah-McCracken County and Paducah Professional Women. Organizers say the goal of the fundraiser is to empower women in the community.
The event will take place at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 19 at the Walker Hall Event Center in Paducah. Organizers say attendees will enjoy an online auction of designer handbags, lunch, a keynote speaker and networking opportunities. Event ttickets are $50 each.
Organizers say each designer handbag in the auction will be filled with surprise items, such as jewelry, spa certificates and more.
In addition, an online draw is organized before the event offering the chance to win a Kate Spade bag with a matching umbrella, scarf, pen, notebook and keychain valued at $684. Tickets for the raffle are $5 each. The raffle prize is sponsored by Sara Gipson, owner of Sara Gipson Group.
The draw will take place at 12:15 p.m., during the Power of the Purse event.
The online raffle is open until April 18. Raffle tickets will not be available on the day of the event due to national gaming regulations. Participants in the raffle must be at least 18 years old. Those who enter the raffle do not need to be present at lunch to win.
For more information about the event or to purchase event and raffle tickets, visit unitedwaypaducah.org/scholarship.