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United Way of Inner Wisconsin




It's time to leave your cares behind!...

...for just an hour or two... and spend an evening with your friends to select a purse just for you!




Join us!

  • Click here to download our flier.
  • Join us at the Women's Leadership Council POWER OF THE PURSE
    • Tuesday, March 27, 2014
    • 5:00 - 7:00pm
    • Hotel Mead, Centralia Room
  • The event will feature hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar, a silent purse auction, and an opportunity to network and learn more about United Way of Inner Wisconsin’s Women’s Leadership Council and its initiative “Learning for Life.”
  • There will be a variety of different purses to bid on.  We encourage women to attend and bring along a friend for an enjoyable evening and help the community at the same time!
  • Tickets are $25 per person in advance and $30 per person at the door.  Advance tickets are available at:
    • River Cities Bank
    • Riverview Hospital Lobby Desk
    • United Way of Inner Wisconsin.
  • Proceeds from the event will support issues that affect women and children, including the “Learning for Life” initiative which ensures that all third graders are reading at a proficient level.  The program matches children with reading mentors once a week.   
  • For more information about the WLC, “Learning for Life” or the “Power of the Purse,” please contact Tari Jahns at 715-421-0390 or


About the Women's Leadership Council

  • United Way of Inner Wisconsin’s Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) is a group of dedicated, caring women who have come together to create lasting change in our communities.  Nationally, WLCs are focused on issues that affect women and children.  To become a member, women need to make an annual investment of $250.  The funds raised by the WLC are used for initiatives as determined by the WLC membership.