Power of the Purse

We look forward to seeing you in 2023! 

Join us in supporting the financial stability of women by sponsoring the 2023 Power of the Purse event at Washtenaw Community College’s Morris Lawrence Building on Wednesday, March 8, 2023.

For its 15th installment in 2023, we’ll be celebrating our Woman of the Year, and our famous purse auction, food, and drinks! We invite you and your business to show support for the women in our community and help United Way sustain the well being of women in Washtenaw. Thank you to our sponsors, committee members, and attendees. Tickets on sale soon.


Read about our 2023 POP Grantees


Thank you to everyone who participated in the 14th annual Power of the Purse event! 

Missed the event? Don't worry, you can watch a recording of the livestream here.

Read about, Jimena Loveluck, Our Woman of the Year

Read about 2021 grantees





Thank You to Our Committee Members!

Jena Agler: Bank of Ann Arbor
Sarah Burch: Plante Moran
Stacy Collick: Dollar Bill Copying
Marjorie Dixon: Conlin, McKenney, Philbrick, P.C.
Jennifer Collins: United Way of Washtenaw County
Deanna Fietzer: Comerica Bank
Lynette Findley: Lynette Findley & Associates, LLC
Stacy Fuqua: Old National Bank
Kim Liberati: Bank of Ann Arbor

Sue Merkel: Michigan Medicine
Ebony Robinson: United Way of Washtenaw County
Pam Smith: United Way of Washtenaw County
Mitzi Talon: Bank of Ann Arbor
Nicole Kotonyko: Key Bank
Kate Weber: SchoolRise
Emily Schiable: Chelsea State Bank
Megan Mazruek: Charles Reinhart