The Sullivan Power of the Purse event will be Thursday, April 19, at Sullivan Eagles Hall starting at 5:30 p.m.

This event will feature appetizers and a chocolate fountain from Cuba Lakes Catering, wine, beer and a variety of purses to bid on

There also will be a mystery bag raffle and a lottery ticket purse raffle, which is a purse made out of 50 scratch-off lottery tickets.

In addition, there will be the popular pick of the auction raffle where the winner gets to choose a live auction handbag before the live auction starts.

Two sets of Cardinal baseball tickets will be auctioned off, plus “gorgeous” male models from the community to show off the purses. Proceeds go to the Franklin County Area United Way organization.

Call 636-239-1018 or go online to to purchase tickets. Sullivan Eagles Hall is located at 1000 Acid Mine Road in Sullivan.