2013 Project Pink Pageants and Raffle slated

Chairman Theresa Prather announces the 16th annual “Project Pink” Breast Cancer Awareness event will be held Sunday, October 6, 2013, at the Rayne Civic Center.

Raffle tickets are currently on sale for the “Angel of Hope” 12” Seraphim Angel valued at $175. It 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. The winner will have a choice of the angel or $150 cash. Numerous other prizes will be given in the raffle, along with door prizes and a silent auction.

The day will be dedicated to the memory of Mrs. Helen Garrett, who recently lost her battle with breast cancer. An invitation is also extended to all breast cancer survivors to join the day. Bring your “PINK” hats all decorated for judging. Prizes will be awarded.

The 6th annual “Miss Project Pink” pageant will also be held at this time. The queens will hold titles for a year and their primary responsibility is to inform others throughout the state about the event and invite them to participate in this event.

Door admission is $5 for adults, $3 school age, and 4 years and under are free.

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

The “Senior Categories” (those over 13 years old) will begin with registration at 1 p.m. and competition will begin at 1:30 p.m.. 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.

There will 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” will be awarded in each category.

Direct inquires to: Danette or Peggy, 235-1518; Marlene 334-4470 or Theresa 457-8570.

Pageant entry forms are available by email at peggy@asilafayette.com or Facebook at PAC Project Pink.

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