Power of the Purse & Pretties raffle and silent auction coming Feb. 3

The members of the Women Givers of Northeast North Carolina are hosting the tenth annual Power of the Purse & Pretties raffle and silent auction to support charitable efforts in the counties of Camden, Gates, Pasquotank and Perquimans.

The event will take place on Saturday, Feb. 3 at Arts of the Albemarle at 516 E. Main St. in Elizabeth City from 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Those wishing to purchase tickets can visit or contact:

Arts of the Albemarle
516 E. Main St.,
Elizabeth City
(252) 338-6455

Page After Page Bookstore
111 S. Water St.,
Elizabeth City
(252) 335-7243

Event tickets are $25 each. Shay Leslie Boutique, Lazzy Frog and Hopeline Clothesline will offer a fashion show and a light lunch will be served. The event raises funds to support grant awards made for direct services of area nonprofit organizations meeting local needs of women and children. Area nonprofit organizations can apply online for these grants beginning March 9.