Purse and Passion Dinner, Silent Auction and Raffle

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YWCA Purse and Passion 2020 Update

YWCA’s Board of Directors would like to announce that our annual Purse and Passion Silent Auction and Raffel Event has been moved from October 2020 to April 15, 2021, at Oakwood Country Club!  While we are sad that we will not be able to see you in October during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we are delighted to continue with our annual fundraiser during Sexual Assault Awareness Month – as one of our three direct service programs is our communities only sexual assault and human trafficking response program – our Sexual Assault Response Program/SARP.


2019 Purse and Passion


Graphic thanking Purse and Passion Sponsors: Baker Steel, Bank of the James, Blooms by Doyle, Elizabeth Douchette, OrthoVirginia, CJMW, Luther and Lisa Joyner, Courtyard by Marriot, and Dr. Kisha Young.

The Board of Directors for YWCA of Central Virginia and her staff would like to thank everyone who joined us for the 2019 Purse and Passion.  We would like to continue to thank our 2019 sponsors!

Funds raised by the Purse and Passion event will support your YWCA of Central Virginia’s key programs including the Domestic Violence Prevention Program which houses our areas only emergency shelters for victims.

Purse and Passion - Sponsorship Information

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