12th Annual Project Pink Event planned

Chairman Theresa Prather announces the 12th Annual Project Pink, Breast Cancer Awareness Event, will be held Saturday, October 10, 2009 at the Rayne Civic Center


Raffle tickets are currently on sale for the “Angel of Hope”, a 12” Seraphim Angel valued at $175. This is a numbered, limited edition sculpted and delicately hand painted angel. She wears a pink ribbon and sash to represent the commitment to bringing the world closer to a cure to breast cancer. The winner will have a choice between the angel and $150 cash.

There will also be numerous other prizes given in the raffle, along with door prizes and a silent auction.

The 2nd Annual “Miss Project Pink” Pageant will also be held at this time. The Queens will hold titles for a year and their primary responsibility will be to inform others throughout the state about Project Pink and invite them to participate in this well-known Breast Cancer Awareness Event.

The “Children’s Categories” (those younger than 13 years old) will begin registration at 9 a.m. and competition will begin at 9:30 am. The attire will be pink play wear. Entry fee for these age groups will be $35 prior registration and $40 at the door.

The children’s categories include:

Baby Project Pink (0 - 11 months)

T’Nincy Project Pink (12 - 23 months)

Toddler Project Pink (2 years)

Tiny Project Pink (3 - 4 years)

Petite Project Pink ( 5 - 6 years)

Little Project Pink (7 - 9 years)

Deb Project Pink (10 - 12 years)

The “Senior Categories” (those over 13 years old) will begin registration at 10 a.m. and competition will begin at 10:30 am. The attire will be formal wear. The competition will not have an interview and will include stage presentation only. Entry fee for these age groups will be $50 prior registration and $55 at the door.

The Senior Categories include:

Junior Teen Project Pink (13 - 14 years)

Teen Project Pink (15 - 16 years)

Miss Project Pink ( 17 - 23 years)

Ms. Project Pink (24 years and over)

There will also be an optional “Photogenic Award” in each category. Those wishing to participate will turn in their photo and a $5 fee per photo during proper registration periods.

Custom crowns featuring a “Breast Cancer Awareness Pink Ribbon” will be awarded in each category.

Inquires can be addressed to Theresa, Danette or Peggy 235-1518; Marlene 334-4470.

Forms are available online at peggy@asilafayette.com.

The public is invited to attend the day-long event.

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