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Hosted by Duncan and Lesley Hawthorne 

and featuring...

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We look forward to a night of camaraderie, laughter, and making a difference at Handbags for Hospice. This extraordinary evening of empowerment and philanthropy is the largest annual FUNdraising event for Huron Shores Hospice. The event will be held on Thursday, September 19, 2023, at the Kincardine Pavilion. Tickets are sold out!

This highly anticipated annual fundraiser has become a beloved tradition, uniting our community in  celebration of the "Power of the Purse." The gala event aims to raise an ambitious goal of $180,000.

Our guests can prepare to be captivated by vibrant live and silent auctions, featuring an exquisite collection of over ninety designer handbags, luxurious experiences, captivating getaways, and a coveted wine wall.

Partner With Us!

Handbags for Hospice is an annual gala that brings together 170 women for a fabulous evening of handbags, food, drink, laughs, fun and fundraising to celebrate the Power of the Purse. Last year our Handbags event raised over $208,000! This year’s empowering evening consists of live and silent auctions of over ninety designer handbags, luxury experiences and getaways, as well as a wine wall, games and a premium prize raffle. The evening will once again feature the high-energy, entertainment-packed Layne, The Auctionista. As in the past, this event sold out in less than an hour!

On Thursday, September 21, 2023, Huron Shores Hospice will host our 7th annual gala at Kincardine’s Pavilion to raise funds that will help sustain our two-bed residential suites. All proceeds from the gala will go to our community hospice and programming to ensure that quality end-of-life care and grief recovery are available for your friends, family and neighbours, at no cost.

SPONSORSHIP! We invite you to partner with us to create a world where end-of-life receives the same beauty, care and respect as the beginning, by making moments matter for our residents and their families.  Handbags for Hospice will highlight your commitment to this important service in our community and heighten your brand awareness with a captive audience. We offer several ways for you to make a difference by choosing one of the levels offered in our Corporate and Community Sponsorship Packages.

Thank You to our Partners!

Host Sponsor

Duncan and Lesley Hawthorne

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