Power of the Purse

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What is Power of the Purse?

Power of the Purse, Women United's signature event, is the quintessential ladies-night featuring fabulous fun, entertainment, cocktails, and our exquisite online designer handbag auction with brands and styles you know and love. Celebrating our 6th year, the event promises to be the ultimate gals night out! VIP ticket holders receive a SWAG bag full of surprises, VIP-only programming, and exclusive raffles. Dress your best, cocktail chic and we suggest black, white, pink!

Click here to check out last's year's event!


When is Power of the Purse?

Thursday, April 27, 2023 6:30 -9:30 pm at Kilburn Mill in New Bedford

Tickets are SOLD OUT!

The Silent Auction is now OPEN!

What is Women United?
Women United is a powerful and passionate network of women who influence positive change in our community through focused investment of time, talent, and resources.  

Working together toward a common goal to ignite change and help families in Greater New Bedford, Women United efforts support early childhood success and literacy through programs, initiatives, collaborations and grant funds. Since launching in 2018, Women United has initiated programs to support moms and children in Greater New Bedford. Learn more and join us, visit unitedwayofgnb.org/women-united.

2023 POP Sponsors

Tote Sponsor


Satchel Sponsor


VIP Sponsor


Red Carpet Ready Sponsor


Clutch Sponsor

Claremont Companies Logo

Crossbody Sponsors


EastBay Remodeling Logo


Excel Recycling LogoGoodway Cares Logo


Justin & Denell BrodeurMechanics Cooperative Bank Logo

Milbury Logo

Southcoast Processing Logo



Wristlet Sponsors


Bristol County Savings Bank LogoLong Built Homes Logo

Bob & Chris Long


Milestone Mortgage Soluntions Logo


Sylvia Group Logo


Tufts LogoWhaling City Title & Closing Logo


Wallet Sponsor

Cape Cod  5

Hawthorn Family Dental

New England Medicare Advisors

Salon Luis

St. Anne's Credit Union

Decor Sponsors



It Bag Sponsor


Sparkle and Shine Sponsor

Hannoush Logo

Floral Sponsor

Touch of Grace Floral & Design - Dartmouth, MA florist

Champagne Sponsor

Chloe Wine Collection Logo

Entertainment Sponsors

Anthony F. Cordeiro Insurance Agency LogoWebster Bank logo


Sponsorships still available, contact Paula to learn more at 508-994-9625 ext. 213 or pmontgomery@unitedwayofgnb.org