United Way of Washington County to Host Power of the Purse Raffle Fundraiser

The United Way of Washington County will hold its first designer purse raffle fundraiser, the Power of the Purse, on Sunday, March 10, 2024 at 1:00 pm at the Washington Elks Lodge. The Power of the Purse supports the United Way of Washington County’s Community Impact Fund, specifically for programs supporting women and children. The Community Impact Fund provides support for specific programming needs in the areas of education, financial stability, health, food insecurity, veterans needs and supplemental needs.  

This event will bring together individuals to enjoy lunch, dessert, participate in a service opportunity, and receive 25 chances to win designer purses and other available prizes. Tickets are $60 each and are available on the United Way of Washington County’s website at www.unitedwaywashco.org/purse.

The United Way of Washington County recognizes and appreciates the support of its Presenting Magnificent Madame Sponsor, Equitrans Midstream Corporation, who has stepped up to help launch the Power of the Purse fundraiser. The United Way of Washington County is seeking addiitonal sponsors as well as vendors and raffle donations to support this fundraiser. More information can be found online at the United Way of Washington County’s website at www.unitedwaywashco.org/purse.  

P. Ann Hrabik, Executive Director of the United Way of Washington County, expressed, “We are grateful for the commitment of our community to support our efforts to raise funds for local women and children programs.  Only with our community’s partnership of our fundraising supporters, our Workplace Giving Campaign partners, our Impact Circle members and individual donors, are we able to support programs to benefit those in need in Washington County.” 

The mission of the United Way of Washington County is to unite people, resources, and organizations to improve lives in Washington County.  To learn more about about the United Way of Washington County and how you can be a part of their effort to make an impact in Washington County,  please visit its website at www.unitedwaywashco.org.