Wheelock Student Competes at Miss Boston/Miss Cambridge 2014 Pageant
February 03, 2014
Wheelock student Orbelina Erazo will compete at the Miss Boston/Cambridge Pageant on Sunday, February 16, 2014.
A native of Costa Rica, Orbelina is enrolled at Wheelock College; her platform is: "Partner Up! Empowering Inner-city Students through After School Programs" and she will be performing a Costa Rican Folklorico Dance piece during the talent portion of competition.
The Miss Boston and Miss Cambridge Pageant is an official preliminary to the Miss Massachusetts and Miss America pageants. The young women who are crowned Miss Boston 2014 and Miss Cambridge 2014 will each receive a $1,500 academic scholarship, a scholarship & prize package worth over $10,000 and will have a variety of opportunities to raise awareness and affect change for social issues that are important to them.
The pageant will be held at 5 p.m. at the Omni Parker House Hotel located at 60 School St, Boston, MA 02108.
The Miss Boston Scholarship Organization is dedicated to providing young women with scholarships, public speaking opportunities and support for Miss America's official platform: Children's Miracle Network.
To purchase tickets, please visit www.missboston2014.eventbrite.com.
About the Miss Boston and Miss America Organizations
The Miss Boston Scholarship Organization is a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering young women to achieve their personal, professional and educational goals and is an official preliminary for the Miss America pageant. The Miss America Organization is one of the nation's leading achievement programs and the world's largest provider of scholarship assistance for young women, providing over $45 million dollars in scholarship assistance annually. For more information on the Miss Boston Scholarship Organization, please visit www.MissBoston.org