[Miami, Florida - December 26, 2006] OCA – South Florida Chapter and United Chinese Association of Florida announced today it is now accepting applications for the First Annual Miss Florida Asia Pageant 2007.
The pageant is open to our young Asian ladies between the ages of 18 – 25 years old, single, never married, nor given birth to a child; must be at least 25% of Asian origin; and must reside in the state of Florida for at least 6 months as of the date of 2007 Pageant.
The pageant gives young women a vehicle to further their personal and professional goals, while providing a forum in which they can express their talents, intelligence and opinions on culture, politics and the community. Selected delegates will undergo weeks of intensive training in a self development workshop which includes: public speaking, make up application, poise & stance, stage presentation and wardrobe coordination.
Miss Florida Asia 2007 will make appearance at fundraisers, festivals and events as well as the radio talk shows, to promote Asian American community.
The pageant which will be holding its first annual in March for its spectacular stage and cultural shows. The delegates will participate in five categories: preliminary interview, national costume, performing arts, swimsuit fitness, and evening wear. Special awards will be awarded in the various categories Community Service, Miss Congeniality, Miss Photogenic, Audience’s Choice, National Costume, Performing Arts, Top Marketer and Superb Public Relations. The winner will have the honor of being awarded the coveted title of Miss Florida Asia 2007; she will receive cash award and prizes.
Should you have a desire to represent your country, showcase your culture, become a representative of the Asian American community in her new leadership role, or jump start your career in the entertainment industry, this is the opportunity for you.
For more information about the pageant, request an application (deadline January 30, 2007) or find out about our sponsorship opportunity, please call 305-753-8791, email us MissFloridaAsia@aol.com.
OCA-South Florida Chapter and United Chinese Association of Florida
The Mission of Miss Florida Asia is to embrace Asian culture with beauty. The main goal is to help Asian American women increase their cultural awareness and nurture to be future leaders organized by OCA-South Florida Chapter and United Chinese Association of Florida. By embracing the beauty of the Asian culture, the pageant captures the beauty and pride of Asian American women.