charity events

Power of the Purse 2016

The Power of the Purse™ Auction combines silent and live auctions featuring designer purses, jewelry, restaurants, and entertainment and travel packages donated by local businesses. Join the Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis for an evening of fun, food and fashion and celebrate the impact the Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis has in our community.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The University Club of Memphis
1346 Central Ave | Memphis, TN 38104
General admission tickets are $50 | VIP tickets are $75 each.

Check out a few pictures from last year's event.


Photos via Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis Facebook Page.

Dress for Success- Little Black Dress Event

Memphis Botanic Garden

750 Cherry Rd, Memphis, TN 38117

Join Dress for Success on October 13, 2016 from 6-8pm for an evening where women can showcase their most darling little black dress and exotic shoes, while the men display their favorite tie. There will be entertainment, wine & delightful foods, and a silent auction donated from local businesses to benefit Dress for Success Memphis.

Tickets can be purchased at Dress for Success

To Attend- Where & What To Do This Month

The month of November is packed with an array of great events in the city of Memphis! Check out the following events and happy attending!!!!

November 7 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Email for volunteer opportunities. 

Join us for the Broad Avenue Fall Art Walk. A celebration of art and neighborhood featuring works by more than 100 visual artists, music, dance and spoken word performances, and artists’ demonstrations. 

Free and open to the public
Family friendly
Food Trucks
Beer & Wine available for purchase

Bee Specs Styling Agency Presents:
"Fashion With a Touch of Soul" 
feat. Chicago's own Elliott Henderson "Block Soul & The Block Soul Band"
General Admission: $10
Door Tickets: $15
Hosted By: RO Rollingwithro Spv
Designers Included: 19 Boutique, PRPL Clothing Co., Stonewashed Custom Clothing and more.
Food will be served, and our bartender will be Al's Professional Bartender Services 
Attire: 90's but it isn't required.

Come join us as we open THE MOST unique candle store in the city of Memphis. Where we turn ordinary candles into extraordinary masterpieces!!
All Hand-Crafted my the owners DavidandTiffany Greenlee
2838 Hickory Hill Ext, Suite 11 in the Apple Tree Center Plaza

Chef Fran would like to invite you join her for Champagne Brunch on 
November 9th, 11:00am-3:00pm. 
The Brunch Buffet features a Mimosa Bar, Sausage Quiche, Spinach & Pepper Quiche, Waffle Bar and Omelette Bar just to name a few items from the Haute Monde Sweet and Savory Bar. You'll also get a chance to sample her signature treats from the Dessert Bar. 
Located at 333 Beale Street. 
$20.00 per person

The Best in Sketch and Improv Comedy is back!! Join us on a new night and a new venue. We'll be bringing you nonstop laughter all night long........Come Get This Funny!!!!

Every 2nd Monday starting November 10
1770 Dexter Springs Loop

Hosted by MzVivacious
Admission 10.00
Drink Specials

Ladies, this night is for YOU! Join us as we come together for a night of FUN and empowerment to help us all grow and learn from one another. Not only will we have good food, great drinks, but you will definitely receive encouragement and empowerment for your LIFE.

You will receive valuable information on getting the most of your life and tips that will help you prepare for the future no matter your circumstance. Learn how to take your vision and make it plain.

The theme for November is "reNEW Your Mind for Your Purpose"

Our own Pruitte Twins will once again bring you valuable nuggets of information. Our guests speakers who will also share empowering information are: Takeisha Berry-Brooks, Ashley Pickens,Megan Mottley & VaShaunna Renee. A special guest host will be announced!

This will be a night full of fun, empowerment, networking and relaxing! Come ready to have fun, network and leave ready to grow in your journey!

Cupcake Cutie Etc.
7140 Stage Rd
Novemeber 14
7:00 p.m.

A Vegas themed networking and promotional event for the beauty and dance industry. 2 Runway shows (produced by local hair stylist, nail techs, make up artists, and fashion designers), Show girls, 6 Burlesque inspired performances, poker and black jack table (playing for sponsor donated gifts vs cash), Live Performance by Jo'zzy (Missy Elliot and Timbaland new artist), Music by DJ DNyce. Appetizers, full bar, and so much more!!!

Club Shadows
154 Beale St
November 16

Fashion,Art,& Beauty in Memphis

Sorry for the break in blogging guys. I have been so busy that I haven't had time. So as a reward, I have complied a list of events in the Memphis area that will fit all your fashion and beauty needs. Check out these events and support local entrepreneurs and promoters!

Come out and witness these little naturalistas rock the main stage at the 3rd Annual Naturals In The City Hair and Wellness Expo. Visit to register. Come see beautiful young girls gain confidence, display there talents, and the love for their natural hair!

The 3rd Annual Naturals in the City Hair & Wellness Expo (#NITC3) will take place on July 19, 2014 at Minglewood Hall in Memphis, TN! We are gearing up for another action packed weekend and sell-out event and want to see YOU there! 

The Naturals in the City Hair and Wellness Expo is the only event of its kind that takes place in the Mid-South region! Our event offers the rare opportunity for new, aspiring, and life-long naturals who live in Memphis and surrounding areas to become educated on proper natural hair care and styling, and ways to live a healthier, more fulfilling life by making informed choices regarding their diet and lifestyle.

We continue to offer this annual event to support our mission to Educate, Inspire, and Empower women, men, and children to celebrate and embrace their natural beauty from the inside out.

Join us for the NITC3 Preshow Party on July 18th at Minglewood Hall; NITC3 Expo on July 19th; and the NITC3 Women's Empowerment Brunch on July 20th at Jack Robinson Art Gallery.

TICKETS for all events available and ON SALE now at

Join us for a day of tea, fashions, and elegance. Dean of Fashion & Style by L. Thomas presents High Tea & Fashion Show. Admission is only $15 and includes style tips, hor d'oeuvres, tea, and a fashion show. Come experience something different from the average sip and shop. Vendor booths are available for $25 with a limited amount remaining. Tickets can be purchased at Dean of Fashion.

The 1st Annual Boom Project is an event dedicated to help raise funds for a local Memphis charity. This year we have chosen the Mid-South Food Bank. This two week art exhibition at Marshall Arts Gallery will help contribute to the Mid-South Food Bank's efforts to "Feed the Need".

#HelpFuelHumanity #BeatDownHunger #BoomMemphis #BoomProFeed

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Just Imagine....A summer afternoon of mixing and mingling with Memphis area Professionals while enjoying a wide variety of Sweet & Savory custom-crafted delectables by Chef Fran Mosley, all amid the backdrop of cultural and historical works of art. The Sweet & Savory Summer Business Social is the place to make new business connections and new friends, "Social" is the word of the day. Business card exchanges, prizes, unforgettable tastings, and more.

Don't miss it, get your tickets today, limited number available.

Ticket Price - $15.00

Dress: Summer Chic

About Dorothy Mae's by Haute Monde:

Dorothy Mae's by Haute Monde is a Dessert Bar and art showcase. A unique space where fine art and delectable desserts meet. Haute Monde Sweet & Savory has established itself as Memphis’s most distinctive catering service and café experience. The company features a menu of luscious desserts and savory cupcakes, gourmet coffee, tea, juice, and top-notch wines and liquors. Consumers can admire the arts & entertainment while enjoying a piece of cake or a glass of wine. The work of local artists and photographers is on display throughout the venue. Priding itself on exclusivity and catering to high society, Haute Monde Sweet and Savory has become the most fascinating destination for art enthusiasts throughout Memphis.

To purchase your tickets click the link below:

*Presented by: Dorothy Mae's by Haute Monde & Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated ~ Beta Epsilon Omega Chapter