Handbags for Hospice


Handbags for Hospice 2019


Brought to you by Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada, the 9th Annual Handbags for Hospice charity auction for Sakura House took place on Friday, January 18, 2019 at the Oxford Auditorium, Woodstock. Together, we raised over $143,000 (net) to support the day-to-day operations of Sakura House. Check out the 2019 Handbags for Hospice photo album on our Facebook page.

This fabulous purse auction was evening full of fun, friends, and fundraising for Sakura House residential hospice.  With over 300 handbags, 300 Thirty-One Bags, and many more prizes!

All proceeds from Handbags for Hospice go to VON Sakura House residential hospice and help ensure that Every Day is a Gift for our patients and their families.

Our 2020 date has been set for Friday, January 17, 2020.

The following raffle winners didn’t collect their prizes:

Raffle #29 Cheese Tasting – Ticket #15008

Raffle #35 $100 Mosquito Buzz Control Service – Ticket #14784

Raffle #38 $100 Mosquito Buzz Control Service – Ticket #15876


The 2020 Handbags for Hospice tickets will go on sale in November of 2019.

Please contact Trish at trish.gergich@von.ca or 519-539-1231×269 for more details.


This event is made possible in large part because of our dedicated community of sponsors.

Sincere thanks to our sponsors who supported Sakura House through Handbags for Hospice in 2019

          Title Sponsor                                              

HB Logo - TMMC







   Red Rose Sponsors 










Pink Rose Sponsors


Carmeuse Lime Ltd. 

Charles Dickens Pub

Creative Images Hair Studio

Leon’s Woodstock

Maglin Site Furniture Inc.

Oakwood Transport

RBC Wealth Management

Slager Roofing


Yellow Rose Sponsors

All Celebrations
Bigham the Mover

Boston Pizza

Davon Sales Inc.

GEM Financial

Greatario Industrial Storage Systems Ltd.

Integrated Customs Services Ltd

Pow Laboratories Inc.

Quality Hotel & Suites

Smith-LeRoy Funeral Home

Smith’s Flowers

Streef Produce

The Auctionista

The Bulk Barn

Woodstock Sentinel Review



White Rose Sponsors

BDO Canada 

Bossy Nagy Group                                                    

Century 21 – Dave Hilderley                                                                   

Di-Namic Travel Ltd                             

Escapes Salon & Spa      

Maple Hill Farm Zorra Ltd. 


Meagan Michalski, RMT

Roots to Ends

Sunbelt Rentals

The Comfort Guy

The UPS Store – Guelph