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Derby brunch set at country club

Apr. 08, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HUNTINGTON -- Power of the Purse is hosting its second annual Hats On for the Derby brunch at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 20, at Guyan Golf and Country Club.

Rebecca Denning, Psy.D., will present a talk titled, "Taking Strides Toward Positive Self-Esteem." There will also be a hat parade with a prize for the best hat, numerous raffles and door prizes. Hats are encouraged but not mandatory.

Tickets may be purchased at Mug & Pia or by calling the United Way of the River Cities office at 304-523-8929, Ext. 0. Tickets cost $35.

The event is sponsored by the Francis Charitable Trust. This year's event will benefit "Bring Girls on the Run to Cabell/Wayne Counties."

Bring Girls on the Run is a self-esteem building program for fourth- and fifth-grade girls. This program combines life lessons with teamwork building skills while training to complete a 5K race together. Power of the Purse is facilitating the application process to bring this group to the community.

Power of the Purse is a women's philanthropic group dedicated to improving the lives of women and children in our community that is associated with United Way of the River Cities.

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