Project PInk This Weekend
Chairman Theresa Prather announces the 14th annual “Project Pink”, Breast Cancer Awareness event will be held this weekend on Sunday, October 2, at the Rayne Civic Center.
In addition to the 4th annual “Miss Project Pink” pageants, raffle tickets are currently on sale for the “Angel of Hope,” 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 of breast cancer. The winner will have a choice between the angel or $150 cash. There will also be numerous other prizes, along with door prizes and a silent auction.
The “Miss Project Pink” pageants will be held at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Queens will hold titles for a year and their primary responsibility will be to inform others throughout the state about the event and invite them to participate in this well-known Breast Cancer Awareness Event.
The “Children’s Categories” (younger than 13 years) will begin with registration at 9 a.m. and competition at 9:30 a.m. Attire will be Pink Play Wear. Entry fee for these age groups will be $35 pre-registration and $40 at the door.
Children’s categories are as follows: 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” (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 pre-registration and $55 at the door.
Senior categories are as follows: Junior Project Pink (13-14 years); Teen Project Pink (15–16 years); Miss Project Pink (17–23 years); Ms. Project Pink (24-39 years); Lady Project Pink (40 years and over).
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.
For further information, contact Danette, Peggy, Megan or Theresa 235-1518; Marlene 334-4470.
Pageant entry forms are available by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or Facebook at PAC Project Pink.