Pageant Platform Ideas
2012-2013 National American Miss Teen: An Advocate for the Disabled
Miss America 2013 Mallory Hytes Hagan Brooklyn, New York Age: 23 Hometown: Brooklyn, New York Education: Opelika High School Fashion Institute of Technology Platform Issue: Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Scholastic Ambition: To obtain a degree in Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing. Career Ambition: Global Marketing Director for a cosmetics company.
Miss Rhode Island 2012 Kelsey Fournier. Education: Saint Raphael Academy High School, Rhode Island College. Platform Issue: Eat Bright, Feel Right: Creating a Healthier Generation. Scholastic Ambition: To receive a Master's degree in Public Health. Talent: Jazz Dance. Full Bio: ow.ly/eqI6I
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Miss Kansas, Theresa Vail, has tattoos, enjoys hunting, and serves in the National Guard. Her determination to break stereotypes is so motivating.
New Miss America's Indian heritage celebrates racial diversity, which is Nina Davulari's, The New Miss America's platform. Too bad many people have to react with racist blasts. Ignorance. I happen to love that there are all types of women vying for the title. It's ridiculous that in 2013 there is still negative backlash.
Jill Knapp Diabetes Advocate, Motivational Speaker, Mrs Idaho Pageant has passion behind platform...
Miss Central Lakes Outstanding Teen Lizzy Thurlow jumped roped with Nisswa Elementary School students during their gym period. Thurlow's pageant platform was based on heart disease awareness, and students at the school were participating in the Jump Rope for Heart program. Photo by Kate Perkins
Miss South Carolina weighed 234 pounds as a teen and is now fighting obesity as her pageant platform.
Through her pageant platform, "Normal Is Just A Dryer Setting: Living With Autism," she aims to raise awareness about the developmental disorder.
Perhaps the greatest charity comes when we are kind to each other, when we don't judge or categorize someone else, when we simply give each other the benefit of doubt or remain quiet.