A Coach Satchel Brings A Bit of Sparkle to This Year’s Purse Raffle!

Workwear rivets add a playful edge to this COACH multi-compartment satchel brightened by glitter rose grain leather and fastened with a polished turn-lock tab. Carry it in hand or by the removable shoulder strap.
Handles with 3 1/4″” drop; detachable strap with 23″” drop for shoulder or crossbody wear
Outside slip pocket with turnlock closure
Inside zip and multifunction pockets; center zip compartment

This adorable purse is on on our Raffle Table through the generous sponsorship of Woburn Travel

Remember – you can only win this or one of our other fabulous purses by attending our Women’s Forum Event on October 15th!  

Join Woburn Travel and all our event and purse sponsors in support of innovative new projects in the Woburn Public Schools.

Get your tickets today!

 

This Week’s Featured Purse is Sure to Top Every Teacher’s Wish List!

Teachers, moms, career professionals … What does every stylish paper-laden woman really need?   This Walsh Leather Tote from Micheal Kors in gorgeous peacock blue!

Chic and functional, this Saffiano leather tote features adjustable top handles and a spacious interior to comfortably fit your day-to-day essentials. Gold-Tone hardware, interior and exterior slip pockets.  Carry it from the classroom to boardroom, to coffee or to cocktails with polished ease.

This awesome tote was donated to our Purse Raffle by the Woburn Teachers Association. 

Don’t miss your chance to win this must-have Michael Kors Tote!  Get your tickets today for our October 15th Women’s Forum event!

 

Presenting Our 2017 Purse Raffle Preview

This truly wonderful purse is a Cavalcanti original in calf hair and black Italian leather.  The satchel bag features one large interior pocket with organizer inserts for your phone and essentials.  Leather straps with gold chain details are complemented by an additional cross-body strap.  Details make this bag perfectly stylish for your everyday, and dressy enough for your special nights.

This special purse is sponsored by Winchester Savings Bank.

Remember – You can only win one of these fabulous purses if you attend our Women’s Forum event.  Get your tickets here!

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Support Woburn Public Schools! Get Your Tickets TODAY for the 4th Annual Women’s Forum & Purse Raffle!

We are excited to confirm that award winning journalist, author and inspirational speaker Kelley Tuthill has renewed her commitment to keynote our 4th Annual Women’s Forum & Purse Raffle!  Get your tickets today and join us on Sunday, October 15th at 11 am at the Crest View Plaza in Woburn for a wonderful brunch buffet and raffle of high-end and designer purses, all to support innovative new classroom-based programs in the Woburn Public Schools.

For 18 years, Kelley Tuthill was a well-known and highly-regarded reporter and anchor at WCVB-TV and led the news teams which won several Emmy and National Headliner Awards.   A breast cancer survivor, she poignantly shared her journey with Channel 5 viewers and on-line users. Her series resulted in multiple national Gracie Awards and a regional Emmy. She is the co-author of You Can Do This! Surviving Breast Cancer Without Losing Your Sanity or Your Style. 

Kelley has been recognized as a “Hero Among Us” by the Boston Celtics, a “40 Under 40” by the Boston Business Journal and featured in the book Boston: Inspirational Women for her work on behalf of local and national breast cancer organizations.  She currently serves as Regis University’s first vice president of Public Relations and Communications.  We are so excited to have her as our keynote speaker for our Women’s Forum event!

Since its inception, the Women’s Forum event has directly funded more than $25,000 in Educator Grants, for projects that cannot be funded by the regular school budget.  All proceeds from this year’s event will support grants awarded during this school year and make an immediate difference for today’s students.

Support our schools and help welcome Kelley to Woburn!  Event tickets are $50 each, which includes one free entry in our fabulous purse raffle.  Additional Raffle tickets will be sold at the event only for $5 each or 6 for $20.  Sponsorship Opportunities are also available.  For more information and to purchase tickets online visit our events page at www.woburnedfoundation.org/fundraising/womens-forum.  For more information call us at 781-281-9589.

Our Purse Raffle Raffle Preview Begins the Week of September 11th!  

2016 Purse Raffle Preview #2: This Bag Does Double-Duty in the Most Stylish Way!

Presenting the Dawson Fold-Over 100% Leather Tote by Fossil in shades of red and brown!  This bag features a double handle with detachable cross-body strap.  Carried by the handles, the large roomy interior makes this the perfect work bag.  Fold the handles down and attach the strap, and the bag instantly becomes a very cute and highly-functional purse.   How great is that!

This convertible tote purse is sponsored by E.G Barker Lumber Company, Inc., and can only be yours if you join us at our Women’s Forum event on October 16th!  Raffle tickets are sold at the event only for $5 each or 6 for $20.

Tickets to Women’s Forum event are $50 per person and include one entry in our fabulous Purse Raffle.  Additional tickets to the purse raffle are sold at the event only, so secure your seat at the Women’s Forum today! For more information, including online event ticket purchases, visit our Women’s Forum event page!

Check back weekly for more purse previews!

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Kelley Tuthill to Keynote our 2016 Women’s Forum!

Mark your calendar and save the date:  October 16, 2016!

We are so excited to announce that Kelley Tuthill has graciously agreed to serve as keynote speaker at our 2016 Women’s Forum & Purse Raffle!  This much-anticipated event features a delicious brunch buffet and fabulous raffle of high-end and designer purses.  All proceeds benefit WCEF’s Educator Grants program, which has funded almost $30,000 in new classroom projects and programs since 2014.    

Plan to join us to meet this wonderful and inspirational lady in person!   

Kelley Tuthill serves as the university’s first vice president of Public Relations and Communications. She came to Regis after serving 18 years as a reporter and anchor at WCVB-TV, the ABC affiliate in Boston. She covered the Boston Marathon bombing and led the station’s Emmy Award-winning coverage of the trial, which also won three National Headliner Awards. She scored a national exclusive when a law enforcement source gave her the first photo of fugitive mobster James “Whitey” Bulger after his 2011 arrest. Tuthill led the team that won the Massachusetts Broadcasters Association’s “Best Use of Digital Media” award for multi-platform coverage of the Bulger trial in 2014. Tuthill also reported on the historic 2004 Red Sox World Series Championship run and the Patriots first Super Bowl victory.

A breast cancer survivor, Tuthill poignantly shared her journey with Channel 5 viewers and on-line users. Her series resulted in multiple national Gracie Awards and a regional Emmy. She is the co-author of You Can Do This! Surviving Breast Cancer Without Losing Your Sanity or Your Style.

Tuthill has been recognized as a “Hero Among Us” by the Boston Celtics, a “40 Under 40” by the Boston Business Journal and featured in the book Boston: Inspirational Women for her work on behalf of local and national breast cancer organizations.

Information on tickets and sponsorship opportunities coming soon!  

Our Last Purse Preview Really Moves!

Its a Kate Spade “Disco Nap Feet” Clutch.  The hologram graphic design on this bag really does move with you!  Perfect for day or evening, when just the essentials will do. Clasp closure, drop-in chain shoulder strap, jacquard dot lining.  This fun and retro purse is sure to be a favorite at this year’s raffle! 

This clutch purse is sponsored by Northern Bank & Trust, Woburn

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A Truly Fabulous Purse from Dooney & Bourke

This Claremont Hobo in Amber is made of European leather trimmed in a contrasting vacchetta leather. This bag features a fully adjustable strap, gold-plated turn lock closure and fabric lining of pink, teal, yellow and green stripes.  Dooney & Bourke call this classic the “go-to bag for everyday use”.

This purse is sponsored by Don & Janet Queenin

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Monday Double Purse Preview: Kate Spade in Classic Black!

This lovely and versatile Kate Spade Astor Court Aurelia Bag is a classic in black quilted leather. This purse features a  zip top and multiple pocket pink fabric interior.  Shoulder strap is silver chain and black leather. This functional, beautiful and stylish bag was donated by Mark & Julie Donovan.  

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Purse Raffle Preview #4 – A Fun and Stylish Bag!

This Badgley Mischka Janelle Stripes Calfskin Handbag features a goldtone handle and a detachable crossbody strap.  Inside pockets and a zip top closure keeps everything organized and in easy reach.  The trendy animal-inspired style of this bag will carry you from day into evening.  Be sure to tell your friends you won it at the Purse Raffle!  This bag was donated to our Purse Raffle by Stanton & Co. of Woburn.  

Badgley Mischka Janelle Stripes