Save the Date!
August 9, 2022

Mark your calendar for the 11th annual Power of the Purse event August 9, 2022! We are back in-PURSEn this year at a new location - the DoubleTree in downtown Bay City. We cannot wait to welcome you back to our event which features live and silent auctions of hundreds of purses. Exciting raffles, delicious food, and other fun activities will be available to all attendees.


Are you interested in being a part of planning a fabulous event in support of survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault? Join our event planning committee! Contact Lindsay Richardson at lrichardson@bawc-mi.org to learn more.

What is Power of the Purse?

Power of the Purse features a silent auction filled with hundreds of new and lightly used purses of all brands, colors and sizes. Many name brand and brand new purses are included. The live auction features brand new designer bags that you won't want to miss.

Sponsorship opportunities are available!

Download the sponsorship form here or contact Lindsay Richardson at 989-686-2251 or lrichardson@bawc-mi.org.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Title Sponsor

Wildfire Credit Union

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Diamond Clutch Sponsor

Ambrose & Squires Funeral Homes


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Dow Chemical Employees' Credit Union


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JR Heineman and Sons


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Labadie Auto Company


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McLaren Bay Region

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The Gregory Family


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