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Handbags for Hope 2017!

Our 2017 Handbags for Hope fundraiser is on Thursday, September 28th.  This will be our 11th annual "best girls' night out in Greenville!"

Please note that it's on a Thursday night this year.

We'll return to the Huguenot Loft at the Peace Center for a great night of shopping, socializing and saving lives.  

Once again, tickets will be just $40.

Gather your friends and join us for the 2017 Handbags for Hope  
                     THURSDAY, September 28th
at the Huguenot Loft at the Peace Center in Downtown Greenville

          Just three fast-paced hours, 6:00pm- 9:00pm!

Come join the fun and see the fabulous purses we'll have on auction. Purses may be hand crafted by local artisans, "store bought" designer bags, or special purses that have been signed by celebrities!

Donations are now being accepted for the 2017 auction.

If you are interested in donating a new, high quality handbag or in designing a purse for the Hangbags for Hope auctions, contact  Executive Director Helen Fields at scocfdirector@gmail.com. 

Corporate sponsorships for the event help cover the costs and provide a wonderful opportunity to showcase your business! Please contact us if you are interested in participating.  Email scocfdirector@gmail.com.



Turning the Upstate Teal!  

To celebrate September Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, we'll be turning several towns teal this September, starting at the Falls Park Entrance in Downtown Greenville on September 1st at 11 AM.


Dragon Boat Upstate Festival: May 6th, 2017

Portman Marina on Lake Hartwell
SCOCF is so proud to be an organizing partner of this fantastic event.   You can feel the HOPE in the air as the Upstate comes together to raise funds for local cancer research.  It's a day filled with  Our motto is " Move over cancer, we're paddling!"
Thank you for your donations to fund one of our two boats. 

Dragon Boat Upstate Festival benefits cancer research and survivorship programs at the Cancer Institute of Greenville Health System (GHS)Winn the Fight and South Carolina Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

To date, Dragon Boat Upstate Festival has raised over $2.5 million for local cancer research and rehabilitationClick here to download a Dragon Boat Dollars at Work fact sheet.