Tuesday, August 09, 2011
YWCA of Greater Atlanta's Open Your Purse Auction and Benefit Event!
You're invited to the 2011 YWCA of Greater Atlanta's Open Your Purse Auction and Benefit! Designer Bags Full of Fun, Philanthropy and Fabulousness!
Open Your Purse to the YWCA is a silent and live auction with proceeds benefiting the YWCA of Greater Atlanta and its Women in Transition (WIT) program - an 18-month program that helps homeless women regain self-sufficiency.
In addition to raising funds for WIT, the YWCA celebrates one exceptional woman with the Power of the Purse Award for completing the program and moving on to create greater success for herself and her family.
This fabulous event will be held on Wednesday, September 21st, 6:00 p.m. at the Georgia Aquarium.
Silent Auction 6:00 - 7:00pm
Dinner and Program 7:00pm
The Georgia Aquarium
225 Baker Street
Atlanta, Georgia 30313
Shop Til' You Drop
Individual Ticket $200
Girls' Night Out
Table for Ten $2,000
Limited number of tables and tickets available so make your reservation soon. For more information, please call 678.553.3151 or prosenthal2candyberman.com.
Register online at http://ywcaatlanta.org/open-your-purse
Please bring a gently used purse to the event to be donated to the YWCA's Women in Transition Program.
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About the YWCA of Greater Atlanta: Founded in 1902, the YWCA of Greater Atlanta is a movement whose mission is to eliminate racism and empower women. We fulfill our mission with programs that support Atlanta’s women and girls through education, advocacy, and unity.
Strengthened by diversity, the YWCA draws together people who strive to create opportunities for women’s growth, leadership, and power to attain a common vision: peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all people.
The YWCA of Greater Atlanta transforms the lives of women and girls, helping them reach their full potential by delivering innovative, affordable programs and promoting equal opportunities for all.
The YWCA is the oldest and largest multinational women's organization in the world. Across the globe, we have more than 25 million members in 122 countries, including 2.6 million members and participants in 300 local associations in the United States.