Forty handbags with surprise gifts inside will be auctioned for charity next month. The CanInspire Charitable Trust offers jewellery-making workshops to people affected by illness, trauma or loss. Its classes have been running in Hawkes Bay for almost a year. At its Handbag and Gladrags Charity Auction at the Taradale Club in Napier on March 16, it will auction 40 new and almost new handbags, with a mystery gift inside each. The gifts have all been donated by local and national businesses.