Power of Your Purse — United Way Salt Lake
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Save the Date for Power of Your Purse!

16 Years of Power of Your Purse 

United Way of Salt Lake and Women United invite you to an evening centered around lifting communities through education with a focus on reading and literacy. Join us for an inspiring evening with a seated dinner, silent auction, and inspiring stories from 2024 Utah Teacher of the Year, Carly Maloney. Your support will make a difference for kids and families in our community!   

May 10, 2024  

Hyatt Regency | 170 So. West Temple 

6:00 – 7:30 p.m. | Cocktail hour and silent auction  

7:30 – 9:00 p.m. | Seated dinner and program 

*Come in your best cocktail attire! 


Ready, set, bid! The Power of your Purse silent auction is now OPEN!  This year, we are opening our auction to virtual bidding, so everyone can register to bid and join in on the fun from home.

Keynote Speaker | Carly Maloney

2024 Utah Teacher of the Year   

This year’s keynote speaker, Carly Maloney, is in her tenth year as an educator at Viewmont High School. Carly is passionate about advocating for students and ensuring they have access to books and curriculum that meet them where they are. She is dedicated to creating an inclusive and nurturing classroom environment where students feel safe and have a sense of belonging.  

Become a Women United Member

We are a group of passionate individuals working to remove barriers for the girls in our community and the women who support them.

We ADVOCATE for preschool and full-day kindergarten
We VOLUNTEER as mentors and tutors and organize drives to provide supplies
We GIVE to support services in schools to help female students succeed

Interested in becoming an event sponsor?

 Check out our sponsorship opportunities or contact Chris Morrison at chris.morrison@uw.org.   

For information about donating silent auction items, contact Jamie Kaneko at jamie.kaneko@uw.org.