Blog

Recipe Corner: Shrimp and Grits Bites September 20 2016

Shrimp and Grits Bites   Southern style party flavors! These Shrimp and Grits Bites are easy to prepare and can be served hot or cold at your One Purse Gathering! Use this recipe as is or add your own flavors and style. Cook the shrimp in a skillet with your favorite seasonings, or for a more traditional dish, boil the shrimp with lemon, garlic, and bay leaves. Make the mini...

One Purse Heartbeat: A New Newsletter from One Purse September 10 2016

Welcome to the first issue of the “One Purse Heartbeat,” our new newsletter for donors, hostesses, advocates, and friends. The Heartbeat will keep you up to speed on new opportunities to support sex trafficking survivors and change lives. Our goal is to not only share inspiring survivor stories and ways you can help but also to provide useful information that adds value for you and your family. Click here to continue reading...

Recipe Corner: Spinach Tomato Toast Points August 21 2016

Spinach Tomato Toast Points  (in less than 15 minutes) This is a simple and fun recipe you can make fast and serve easy. You can serve a larger platter of the spinach and artichoke dip if you're having a buffet and set aside a small cup size portion for these fancy little bites. The main component is the spinach and artichoke dip, with the grated parmesan cheese serving as a...

Survivor Story: Christa and Into the Jordan August 20 2016

by Heather Case While visiting Naples for a One Purse Gathering hosted by the ladies of the First Baptist Church of Naples, we met with a woman by the name of Christa Hicks. Christa runs a ministry for trafficked and exploited women just up the road from you in Ft. Myers, called Into the Jordan. During Christa’s time in ministry she has served over 100 women in Ft. Myers and the...

Pulling the Thread August 24 2015

If a friend invited you on a mystery trip, would you go? If she refused to give you any details, but said trust me, itll be a grand adventure!” Would you be excited?