Sunday, April 24, 2016

Local Titleholders Making A Difference

Mrs. Brewer 2016 Jessica Ward participated in the 6 mile walk for MS at Back Cove.























 Mrs. Cumberland County 2016 Mikell Reed Carroll and her friend, former Miss Maine 2000 Renee Belanger, participated in the 1st Annual Pine Tree Princess Walk, which supports the Pine Tree Princess Program.
Mrs. Greater Portland 2016 Meryl Troop attended the New England Deaf Senior Citizens Conference in South Portland.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Save Our Swinging Bridge 5k


Mrs. Cumberland County 2016 Mikell Reed Carroll ran the Save Our Swinging Bridge 5k in Brunswick, to help raise money to maintain and restore the beautiful swinging bridge.

Donate Life New England

With April being National Donate Life month, Mrs. Gardiner 2016 Renee Adams joined several others who support organ donation at a press conference at the Maine State Capital building in Augusta with Donate Life New England.
www.donatelifenewengland.org





The Summit Project


Mrs. Newport 2016 Dawn LePage-Allen was honored to carry the stone and the story of Army Captain Jay R. Brainard III for The Summit Project, ensuring Maine Heros Are Not Forgotten.  www.thesummitproject.org

Sunday, April 10, 2016

A Weekend of Community Service





 Mrs. Saco 2016 Wendy Howe held a Skin Cancer Awareness event at Barreled Souls and shared her story of survival.




Mrs. Brewer 2016 Jessica Ward and her family participated in the Hike for the Homeless, a fundraising event organized by the Bangor Area Homeless Shelter.
www.hikingforthehomeless.org



The 1st Annual Running of the Brides 5k for Hunger was held at Coolidge Family Farms in New Gloucester.  This event was created by Mrs. Portland 2016 Misty Coolidge to help fight hunger in Maine.


Mrs. Portland, Mrs. Gardiner, Mrs. Wiscasset, Mrs. New Vineyard, & Mrs. Limerick


Sunday, April 3, 2016

Mini Reunion

Mrs. Maine America 2015 Lori Geroulo-White attended a mini reunion in Nashville, TN with several of her Sisters.




Lori with Kix Brooks of Brooks & Dunn



Local Titleholders in the Community


Mrs. Portland 2016 Misty Coolidge participated in the Big Brother Big Sister Bowl for Kids Sake



Mrs. Cumberland County 2016 Mikell Reed Carroll was a participant in the inaugural Portland Heartstrong 10k


Pink in the Rink


The annual American Cancer Society's "Pink in the Rink" was held on March 25th, at the opening of the Portland Pirates hockey game.  Several 2016 Mrs. Maine America contestants and the reigning Mrs. Maine America 2015 Lori Geroulo-White volunteered during the Living Flag ceremony at center ice, where several breast cancer Survivors were recognized.





Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Pageant Workshop Day

A busy day for the 2016 contestants on workshop day!  First, a presentation by Ashley Marble of Ash Kickin' Fit Club.  Ashley is a former Miss Maine USA '11, Top 8 @ Miss USA, and the official personal trainer of Mrs. Maine America 2016.




Next, it was onto My-Fit-24 in Gorham. Owner and Mrs. Gorham 2015  Stacey Coleman gave a motivational speech to the contestants.
http://www.my-fit-24.com/


Walking practice!


(top row L to R) Mrs. Maine '15 Lori Geroulo-White, State Director Debra Pronovost, Mrs. Newport Dawn LePage-Allen, Mrs. Oakland  Lisa Madore, Mrs. Portland Misty Coolidge, Mrs. York Co. Marla Crossetti, Mrs. Limerick Victoria McLean, Mrs. Casco Bay Michelle Atienza, Mrs. Greater Portland Meryl Troop, Contestant Coordinator Christie Cantara


(bottom row L to R) Mrs. Sullivan Jessica Snowdeal, Mrs. Saco Wendy Howe, My-Fit-24 Owner Stacey Coleman, Mrs. Old Orchard Beach Christine Buotte, Mrs. New Vineyard Hannah Webber

MVS Pageant


Mrs. Sullivan 2016 Jessica Snowdeal served on the judging panel at the 3rd Annual Mountain View School Pageant.


Portland Bridal Show

Mrs. Greater Portland, Mrs. Newport, Mrs. Limerick, Mrs. Casco Bay
 The Maine Wedding Association presented it's annual bridal show in Portland at the Holiday Inn by the Bay.  Our lovely 2016 Mrs. Maine America contestants and Mrs. Maine America 2015 Lori Geroulo-White served as models in the show.
Mrs. Greater Portland, Mrs. Brewer, Mrs. Maine '15, Mrs. OOB, Mrs. Limerick

Mrs. Old Orchard Beach and Lori
Mrs. Cumberland County Mikell Carroll

Monday, January 4, 2016

Atlantic Plunge

The Annual Atlantic Plunge to benefit Caring Unlimited was held on New Years Day at Kennebunk Beach.  Braving the frigid water was Mrs. Limerick 2016 Victoria McLean, who raised over $1,000 towards Caring Unlimited's funding to help Domestic Violence Victims.




Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Pink Runway Project



The Pink Runway Project is helping to make a difference in the lives of those affected by breast cancer.  A calendar featuring 12 breast cancer Survivors from Maine is being sold, with all proceeds going directly into the Pink Runway Fund.  This fund helps patients financially during breast cancer treatments.  Mrs. Brewer 2016 Jessica Ward helped promote the calendar at the Bangor Mall, alongside Mrs. Glenburn 2015 Brooke Ismail, who is featured in the calendar.  For more information about The Pink Runway Foundation, visit their website www.pinkrunwayproject.org







Habitat for Humanity


Habitat for Humanity is a cause the Mrs. Maine America Organization has volunteered for in the past few years.  Mrs. Portland 2016 Misty Coolidge and Mrs. Limerick 2016 Victoria McLean volunteered at the Scarborough site.