Center for women and families brings in over $41,000 in 'Purple - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Center for women and families brings in over $41,000 in 'Purple Purse Challenge'

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Center for Women and Families raised thousands of dollars through a national campaign called The Purple Purse Challenge.

The fundraising campaign brought in more than $41,000 for the shelter locally.

The Center came in 12th out of 160 organizations nationwide, in terms of money raised. 

Because of that,  it will get $4,000 in prize money and still has a shot at a $10,000 bonus.

"Purple Purse" was created to raise awareness about domestic violence and because a purse represents the center of a woman's finances.

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