Annual In the Bag: Purses for Preparedness

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Loosen your purse strings and bid on vintage designer and celebrity pocketbooks to benefit the American Red Cross National Capital Region

Friday, November 4, 2011
Vienna, VA

Join the American Red Cross for their annual charity event featuring a luncheon and handbag auction. The women’s committee will auction off designer, vintage, and celebrity handbags. All handbag sales will benefit local American Red Cross programs.

The American Red Cross is also seeking handbag donations now for the annual high-end handbag auction. The programs include disaster relief, first aid training and assistance for area military families.

Last year “In the Bag: Purses for Preparedness,” which auctions offdesigner, vintage and celebrity handbags, raised $20,000. Organizers hope to double the proceeds this year.

DONATE

Special Guest:

Miss Virginia 2011Elizabeth Crot

Check-in at 11:30
Silent handbag action at 11:45
Seated lunch and presentation at 12:15

Purse Donors 2011

Betsy Huffman
Nancy Marriott
Phyllis George BrownFormer Miss America 1971
Robin Finnell
Patricia Veaton Enright

Kathy O’Toole
Beatrice M. Holt
Joelle Solimano
Karen Wayne
Trang Nguyen
Tracy Crawford
Donna Snellings
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TICKETS
Luncheon: $150
Raffle: $20 each
BE A SPONSOR
PRESENTING SPONSOR – $3,000
EVENT SPONSOR – $1,500
TABLE SPONSOR – $750

Westwood Country Club
800 Maple Ave. E
Vienna, VA

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