ST. LOUIS, MO- Lots of fashionistas are collecting designer handbags, and now is your chance to get your paws on some and help out a good cause.
Angela smith joins KTVI’s Randi Naughton from the Humane Society of Missouri to talk about the "Purses for Pooches and Pals" event.
This will be the 11th year for the event, happening Thursday, June 16, from 6 - 8 p.m. at the Humane Society of Missouri Headquarters on Macklind Ave. in St. Louis City.
Both registration and raffle tickets can be purchased online (until noon on Wednesday, June 15) at hsmo.org/purses; tickets can also be purchased at the door. Handbags for the raffle include designers like Gucci, Coach, Furla, Stuart Weitzman, Tory Burch, and Yves Saint Laurent!
Attendees are asked to bring in some of their gently-used purses to donate to Connections to Success as well.
Proceeds are donated to the Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Fund.
Visit hsmo.org for more information
By Intisar Faulkner