Posted: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 1:00 am in the coolidge examiner
Four-year old Aubrey Sosa will be heading to Scottsdale to show off her talents in the National American Miss pageant.
Sosa, will join others from around the state June 28-29 at the Doubletree Paradise Valley to compete for a chance at $1,000 cash award, the official crown and banner, a bouquet of roses, and air transportation to compete in the National Pageant in California where she will receive a complimentary tour of Hollywood and two VIP passes to Disneyland. Sosa will compete in the 4-6 age division, called Princess.
Aubrey has a variety of skills and interests that she and her mom feel give her a great chance to win. In addition to dancing and riding her bike, Aubrey enjoys playing outside with her dogs, listening to music, reading books and spending time with her baby brother.
Sponsors for Sosa include mom and dad, papa and granny, nana and tata, her uncle Josh, Auntie Lulu and Uncle Raul, the Marquez family, her great grandparents, Auntie Maria and Missy’s Boutique.
The National American Miss Pageants pride themselves on being dedicated to celebrating America’s future leaders and equipping them with life-long skills. Each year the pageant awards over $1.5 million dollars in cash.
Girls under 12 are not allowed to wear make-up, and there is no swimsuit competition. NAM prides themselves on recognizing the inner beauty of their contestants, helping them to develop self-confidence, learning good sportsmanship and helping them to set and achieve their goals.
In addition, NAM emphasizes the fact that they stress poise and help with communication with their pageants, whether it is a contestant’s first or fifth. The pageant wants the contestants to feel good about themselves whether this is their only time or if they are pursuing a career in modeling.
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