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Power of the Purse is a unique event catered to women offering fun and fellowship and centered on a designer handbag auction. On Friday, March 28, Davis and Davis Lawyers, Commerce Bank, Kristy Fox, Realtor, and Craftmaid/Dealers Lighting present the fifth annual Power of the Purse event at the College Station Hilton.

Power of the Purse is a unique event catered to women offering fun and fellowship and centered on a designer handbag auction. On Friday, March 28, Davis and Davis Lawyers, Commerce Bank, Kristy Fox, Realtor, and Craftmaid/Dealers Lighting present the fifth annual Power of the Purse event at the College Station Hilton.

Benefitting patients of Brazos Valley Rehabilitation Center in Bryan, doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and will include live and silent auctions. Tickets are $40 and sponsorship opportunities are available.

“We have lots of great purses, accessories and surprises in store this year, perfect for all budgets,” says Nichole Quick, development director.

BVRC is a non-profit outpatient treatment facility dedicated to the mission of helping people with disabilities lead independent lives. Physical, occupational and speech therapy, as well as a newly developed Autism program, are provided at the center. The only children’s charity in town that provides therapy services to families in need through charitable programs, the Rehab Center has an income based assistance program. Every dollar of the money raised through this event will be designated for charitable care. Cheryl Allen, CEO of Easter Seals East Texas says, “We are looking forward to another fantastic event and are so grateful to our sponsors and participants for the partnering with us to create help, hope and answers for all our patients.”

For more information, contact Nichole Quick at (979) 776-2872 or www.east-texas.easterseals.com.