24 - hour Domestic Violence Hotline: 405-917-9922 or 24 - hour Sexual Assault Hotline: 405-943-7273

Purple Sash

Purple Sash 2017

The night includes sumptuous dinner, great silent and live auctions, survivor stories and a high-energy runway show.

Event Details:

  • When: Saturday, June 17, 2017
    Check in begins at 6:00 p.m. and the program begins at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: The Criterion powered by Bud Light
    500 E Sheridan Ave
  • Dress: Black Tie preferred

The YWCA is the only licensed shelter for victims of domestic violence in Oklahoma County, and helps thousands of women, children, and men each year through the following programs:

  • Emergency Shelter for battered women and children.
  • Counseling and support groups for victims to help heal after abuse.
  • Children’s counseling and prevention education to break the cycle of violence.
  • Job training and assistance to increase women’s economic self-sufficiency.
  • Hospital Advocates and Nurse Exams for victims of sexual assault.

Sponsorships range between $1,500 and $25,000. Trade or “In Kind” sponsorships, such as donating $2,500 worth of goods or services in lieu of money, are available as well – contact Sami Grega for more details on sponsorship levels and benefits.

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Style Expert:

Arvest BankLeo & Paulette Kingston 
AT&T of OklahomaLippert Bros., Inc
BancFirstManda & Mark Ruffin
Bank of OklahomaMary Blankenship Pointer/
Bank SNB       Republic Bank & Trust
Bernie FonzaMercedes-Benz of Oklahoma City
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of OklahomaOKC Dodgers
Broce Manufacturing Co./Oklahoma City Thunder
        Susan Beyer, CPAOklahoma City University School of Law
Citizens Bank of EdmondOU Football Coaches Wives
Dillingham BenefitsPeggy Kates
Harrison-Orr Air Conditioning LLCResthaven Funeral Home & Cemetery
Hyde & Company CPAsRolen Homes
INTRUST BankSt. Anthony Hospital
Jan & Greg PeeryTravis Voice & Data
Krapff-Reynolds Construction Co.Willis Towers Watson

Rising Star:

Catherine & John ArmitageMassey Services
Cox BusinessOGE Energy Corp
Dobson TechnologiesRay & Pat Potts
ETI, LLCSteven C. Agee
Grace Living CentersTinker Federal Credit Union
HoganTaylor LLPVentana Exploration & Production LLC
Lakeside Women's HospitalVicki & Bob Howard
Marchi & John McCartney 

Gift of Hope Sponsor

Lezlie and David Hudiburg

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Wi-Fi Sponsor

Maestro Wireless Services

Valet Sponsor

Mercedes-Benz of Oklahoma City 

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