Power of the Purse is an annual fundraising event benefitting the Brazos Valley Rehabilitation Center (BVRC). Catering to those with a passion for fashion, Power of the Purse hosts a live and silent designer handbag auction. This year’s event will be emceed by Kathleen Witte, reporter and anchor for KBTX.
After a huge success last year, Elizabeth Purpich, Houston handbag designer and New York runway fashion icon, will , once again, be sponsoring a New York Fashion Week VIP package. It includes tickets to shows, backstage passes, an after party, and dinner the following night at the designer’s home as well as gifts from the designers for each of the 4 VIPs. Handbags for auction will include a variety from top designers like Louis Vuitton, Michael Kors, Tory Burch, and Coach. The auction will also include lots of other options: jewelry, furniture, luxury services and more. There will be items for the man in your life as well, says Binzer, Power of the Purse Committee Chair.
This year’s key sponsor is Davis and Davis Lawyers. Other sponsors include Commerce National Bank, Kristi Fox Satsky, Realtor of Century 21 Beal, and the Bubba Moore Memorial Group and the list is growing.