Power of the Purse+ 2020


POP 2020 cover up and carry on

Power of the Purse+ 2020

It's A Wrap!

Thanks to everyone for your support of our first virtual event! 

Please enjoy a replay of our live culminating event...

With Our Thanks

Hear from our Power of the Purse+ Champions...

Thanks to our event sponsors, Power of the Purse+ is going VIRTUAL this year! 

Louis Vuitton Sponsor

UWJWC sponsor

Event Sponsors


UWJWC POP sponsor

UWJWC sponsor


                                                    UWJWC sponsor  ​UWJWC sponsor   UWJWC sponsor

                                                                                                 Peggy Grimmer | Sara Sedlacek             

                                                                                 UWJWC sponsor UWJWC sponsor

What is Power of the Purse?

  •  A fun, virtual event including purses and more available for bidding or purchase with proceeds going to support United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties' initiatives and 30 local partner agencies.

  • 100+ new/gently used purses and baskets filled with jewelry, wine & more up for auction – New for 2020, a “Buy Now” option!

  • "Cover Up and Carry Out" Party Row seats – Purchase carry out options for taking the party to a location of your choosing this year!

  • “Surprise Me” mystery gifts available for immediate purchase!

  • Raffle tickets for quilted “Cover Up” items!          

When is Power of the Purse? 

  • Event Ticket Purchase/Registration opens on October 1, 2020 right here!

  • Virtual bidding/purchase event runs from 12 Noon on October 22nd and closes on October 29th at 6:55 PM.

  • Culminating with a live, virtual program on October 29th at 7 PM, highlighting Raffle Drawing/Winners!

Where is Power of the Purse? A computer, smart pad or phone screen near you!

Cost of Power of the Purse?     

  • $40 Event Ticket, Includes:

  • Ability to bid on and/or purchase items and/or raffle tickets.

  • One free entry in a Special Raffle for an original Louise Rauh bowl!

  • Goody Bag (valued at $30) – includes desserts, wine, face mask and $20 worth of gift certificate(s) to local vendors!

  • $10 donation to United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties.

Get Your Ticket HERE!