Power of the Purse+ 2022


Thanks to you,

the 15th Power of the Purse+ Was a Huge Success!

UWJWC Wine Tasting

Grab a seat! 🍷🧀

November 13, 2022 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Brix Cheese Shop & Wine Bar will conduct a traditional pairing of delicious wines with cheese to start you thinking of potential wines for the Holidays benefiting United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties. The selected wines will be provided by Robert Morey of Best Case Wines & the cheese will be from Brix. Nick Craig, owner of Brix, and Brix employee, Emma Bohn, will lead the tasting while providing information about the wines & answering your questions. Wines will also be available for purchase. Only $50/seat.

Email Terri.Anderson@UnitedWayJWC.org today to reserve your seat before they are gone!


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 29 local partner agencies.

  • 100+ new/gently used purses and filled baskets, wine & more up for auction.

  • Party Row seats – Purchase options for taking the party to a location of your choosing or join others at a shared location!

  • Raffle tickets for specialty items!          

When is Power of the Purse? 

  • Event Ticket Purchase/Registration opens in October.

  • Virtual bidding/purchase event runs closes on October 27th.

  • Culminating event will take place in person on October 27th at 7 PM.

Where is Power of the Purse? A computer, smart pad or phone screen near you with the culminating event at Terry Trueblood Lodge!

Cost of Power of the Purse?     

  • $40 Event Ticket, Includes:

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

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

 Interested in Being an Event Sponsor? 

Contact: Trisha Smith, Vice President of Development & Marketing

mailto:Trisha.Smith@UnitedWayJWC.org or call (319)338-7823