Women United, a program provided by United Way of Lake & Sumter Counties, has launched the “Power of the Purse” auction to fund scholarships for women and children. This Black Friday the community is invited to shop for a cause and can bid through Dec. 8. Shoppers can visit https://app.galabid.com/uwls to begin bidding or make a one-time donation to fund the scholarship program. 

“Women United is comprised of an inspiring group of local women leaders who came together to focus on the crucial need of providing women in the ALICE population with funds to further their education” said Monica Wofford, CEO, United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties. (see full article)