– applications invited
Committee Member Shauna (right) with one of the recent applicants. Just kidding, it’s just Chronicle Reporter Faizool Deo.
According to a release from Pageant Committee member Ms. Shauna Jemmott – herself a former Ms African Heritage Queen – the Committee is accepting applications
“If you would like to participate in the pageant,” stated the release, “please contact one of the appropriate executive committee members: Shauna Jemmott at 259-0612, Acquaba Jemmott at 259-1269, or Joyann at Joyann’s Botique at the Ann’s Grove car park.
The pageant is being staged under the theme “Beauty defined” and will also carry a platform to address the issue of HIV/AIDS and its effects on the community and youths. Several teenagers have already expressed an interest in participating, and applications are still being accepted.