Registration for Tapestry 2021, a day of inspiration, renewal, and education for women in all stages of life, opens on Monday, July 12, 2021.
Tapestry tickets go on sale Monday
Fort Wayne, Indiana (July 9, 2021) — Registration for Tapestry 2021, a day of inspiration, renewal, and education for women in all stages of life, opens on Monday at 8 a.m. Proceeds from the annual event, which is scheduled for Sept. 17 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, are used for scholarships awarded to students at Purdue University Fort Wayne and Indiana University Fort Wayne.
Registration must be completed online. Tickets are $100 per person; table captains may host a table of six for $600. Corporate tables are $1,000 and include marketing perks and a premier table location.
Mina Starsiak Hawk, celebrated host of the HGTV series “Good Bones,” is the keynote speaker. In addition to “Good Bones,” Starsiak has appeared in other HGTV shows, including “A Very Brady Renovation” and “Rock the Block.”
Starsiak is a mom to two young children, Jack and Charlotte, while also running her business, taping television shows, and working on national campaigns. She released her first children’s book in February and is currently writing her memoir. Starsiak resides in Indianapolis with her family.
Tapestry co-founders Purdue Fort Wayne and Parkview Health started with a vision in 2002 to host a gathering that enriches the lives of women in northeast Indiana. Both are sponsoring the event again this year.
With the support of many sponsors and the women of our community, Tapestry has grown into a highly anticipated gathering. Over the last 19 years, Tapestry has raised over $1 million and awarded scholarships to 112 students.
- Keynote Speaker: Mina Starsiak Hawk
- 1,600+ tickets go on sale at 8 a.m. on Monday, July 12
- $100/ticket; $600 full table; $1,000 corporate table
- 20 scholarships to be awarded
- Event is from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and includes breakfast and lunch
- 170 unique sponsor booths for shopping
- 17 breakout sessions
- Linda L. Ruffalo Dedication Award recognition
- Silent auction
For more information about this year’s event and sponsorship opportunities, visit the Tapestry website.
About Purdue University Fort Wayne
Purdue University Fort Wayne is the largest university in northeast Indiana and is part of the Purdue University system. Purdue Fort Wayne is uniquely positioned to serve the region as a crossroads of intellectual, social, economic, and cultural advancement. Rigorous academics are combined with a focus on student success across prestigious degree programs taught by more than 300 full-time faculty. 8,093 students of diverse ages, ethnicities, and nationalities pursue their education on the nearly 600-acre campus. A majority of the university’s 62,000+ alumni live and work in Indiana contributing significantly to the state’s economy, vitality, and intellectual strength. The university is a member of the Horizon League athletics conference, and fields 16 NCAA Division I sports teams. For more information, visit pfw.edu.