Hope in a Handbag | 35th Anniversary Edition

Thursday, April 18, 2024, 6-9 PM | Hilton St. Louis Frontenac

Tickets: $150 In-Person VIP; $100 In-Person General Admission; $75 Virtual-Only

Fashionable people will gather to support the Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition, enjoy drinks, yummy appetizers, and gourmet chocolates while bidding on gorgeous designer handbags—what could be better?! There will be hundreds of handbags at Hope in a Handbag with coveted names like Louis Vuitton, Prada, Gucci, Kate Spade, Marc Jacobs, Cole Haan, Tory Burch, and so many more! After all, what fashionable person wouldn’t love to add a designer handbag to their collection?

How to Support Hope in a Handbag

  1. Sponsor! Every sponsor level comes with tickets to the event, and other amazing benefits. Perfect option to bring all your friends!
  2. Purchase a ticket and join us! Shop ‘til you drop and enjoy St. Louis’s best night out.
  3. Join us virtually! Can’t make it? No worries, all auction items will be available for bidding or purchase with our virtual ticket option.

Become a Sponsor

Benefits Include:

  • 10 VIP reservations (optional, partially tax-deductible)
  • Name & logo featured on 7,000 invitations and in 400 programs
  • Name, logo, and link featured on mobile bidding platform
  • Full page ad inside front or back cover of programs
  • Name & logo featured on prominent signage at event
  • Name & logo featured in print newsletters (circulation 7,000)
  • Name highlighted on social media, press materials, and website
  • 12 raffle tickets (optional, not tax-deductible)

Benefits Include:

  • 8 VIP reservations (optional, partially tax-deductible)
  • Logo featured on prominent signage at event
  • Name & logo featured on mobile bidding platform
  • Name & logo featured on 400 programs
  • 1/2 page ad in programs
  • Name highlighted on social media, press materials, and website
  • 8 raffle tickets (optional, not tax-deductible)

Benefits Include:

  • 6 VIP reservations (optional, partially tax-deductible)
  • Name featured on signage at event
  • Name & logo featured in 400 programs
  • Name & logo featured on mobile bidding platform
  • 1/3 page ad in programs
  • Name listed on social media, press materials, and website
  • 6 raffle tickets (optional, not tax-deductible)

Benefits Include:

  • 4 VIP reservations (optional, partially tax-deductible)
  • Name featured on signage at event and Coalition website
  • Name & logo featured in 400 programs
  • Name & logo featured on mobile bidding platform
  • Business card size ad in program
  • 4 raffle tickets (optional, not tax-deductible)

Benefits Include:

  • 2 VIP reservations (optional, partially tax-deductible)
  • Name & logo featured on mobile bidding platform
  • Name featured in 400 programs
  • 2 raffle tickets (optional, not tax-deductible)