The Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition strives to create permanency in every foster child’s life by recruiting
and supporting foster and adoptive families in the St. Louis metropolitan community.

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Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition’s Eighth Annual Old Bags Party

The eighth annual auction of designer handbags was held at the Frontenac Hilton Hotel. The party featured a silent auction of new and like new designer handbags, and beautiful jewelry, including vintage platinum pieces. Guests enjoyed drinks, delectable bites and chocolates donated by Lake Forest Confections while bidding on hundreds of designer handbags, including Chanel, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Balenciaga, Christian Dior, Tory Burch, Kate Spade and so many more. There were more than 350 handbags in the auction, 120 buy now handbags for just $35 each, and 100 mystery bags for $25 and a chance to win a brand new $300 Michael Kors bag. Guests purchased raffle tickets to win a fabulous ne Bottega Veneta handbag, generously donated by Neiman Marcus. Approximately 325 women attended and raised more than $130,000! Co-chair for the evening was Holly Demerath. Source: Ladue News