Power of the Purse

Thursday, October 26th, 2023
Bush Convention Center - Doors Open at 6pm

 

About the Event:

The event will feature eight rounds of BINGO with multiple opportunities to win a designer bag, raffle for a high-end designer bag, shopping from locally owned businesses, dinner and desserts, and more. As we enjoy a night of fun and games, United Way will honor the 2023 Women's United recipient. 100% of the net proceeds from Power of the Purse go directly to United Way of Midland's Innovative Grants.

The Power of Your Purse:

Every Fall, United Way of Midland opens grant applications to local nonprofits for one-time funding for new or expanded programs and projects that help improve the health, education, and self-sufficiency of Midlanders. Since 2013, United Way of Midland volunteers have awarded over $500,000 to help strengthen our community through projects such as:

  • Winter Warm Kits for Thriving United
  • Expansion of the Speech Therapy Program at Bynum School
  • Funding after-school care through the YMCA of Midland

Date and Location:

  • Thursday, October 26th, 2023 - Doors open at 6pm
  • Bush Convention Center (Exhibit Hall) - 105 N. Main St. | Midland, TX

Event Details:

  • Tickets include dinner/dessert, drink tickets + bingo card(s)
  • Eight rounds of designer purse BINGO (including Tory Burch, Consuela, Coach and more)
  • High-end Purse Raffle
  • Cork pull, shopping with locally owned businesses and more!
  • 2023 Women's United Award Presentation
  • Due to alcohol consumption and Texas gambling laws, participants must be 21+

Ticket Information:

  • Girl's Night Out $100: Includes seating for 1, dinner + 2 drink tickets, 1 bingo card
  • Girl's Night Out Package $175: Includes seating for 2, dinner + 4 drink tickets, 2 bingo cards

Sponsorship Opportunities:

  • Presenting Sponsor ($7,500): Includes table of 10 with logo display, dinner + 20 drink tickets, 10 high end purse raffle tickets, 20 bingo cards, VIP gift bag, verbal recognition during event, logo recognition on all event-related materials.
  • Platinum Sponsor ($5,000): Includes table of 8 with logo display, dinner + 16 drink tickets, 16 bingo cards, gift bag for each attendee, verbal recognition during event, logo recognition on all event-related materials.
  • Gold Sponsor ($2,500): Includes table of 8 with logo display, dinner + 16 drink tickets, 8 bingo cards, verbal recognition during event, logo recognition on all event-related materials.
  • Silver Sponsor ($1,000): Includes seating for 4, dinner + 8 drink tickets, 4 bingo cards, verbal recognition during event, logo recognition on all event-related materials.

Underwriter Opportunities:

  • Food & Beverage Underwriter ($3,000): Verbal recognition during event + logo recognition on all event-related materials
  • Designer Purse Underwriter ($500): Verbal recognition during event + logo recognition on all event-related materials

Ways to Register:

Contact Information: 

  • For sponsor/registration questions, raffle tickets/bingo cards, or receipt information, please contact Megan Davis at 432.685.7708 or email mdavis@uwmidland.org

2023 Sponsors:

Platinum Sponsors:

  • Anonymous (1)
  • Bryant Family Foundation
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Diamondback Energy
  • KMID Big 2 News
  • Mary B. Kennedy
  • PB Materials

Gold Sponsors:

  • Callon Petroleum
  • Community National Bank
  • Great Western Drilling
  • Henry Resources
  • Lissa Noel Wagner
  • New Height Enegry
  • Southwest Bank

Silver Sponsors:

  • Bynum School
  • Cain Insurance Solutions
  • Carpet Tech
  • Cotton Bledsoe Tighe & Dawson
  • Frost Bank
  • My Community Credit Union
  • Senior Life Midland

Underwriters/In-Kind Donors:

  • Element Petroleum
  • H-E-B
  • SM Energy
  • Woodhouse Day Spa - Midland