Miss Cary-Grove Business Scholarship Pageant 2018
On Monday, May 14, fourteen dynamic young women competed for the crown in the 2018 Miss Cary-Grove Business Scholarship Pageant. Congratulations to 2018 Miss Cary-Grove Lanie Johnson, who was sponsored by Cary-Grove Performing Arts Centre. Lanie will receive a $2,000.00 scholarship for college. Congratulations also to 1st Runner Up Sarah Pilut sponsored by American Family Insurance-Jim Dawe Agency who will receive a $750.00 scholarship and Miss Cary 2nd Runner Up Kelly Stayart sponsored by La Pizza Via, she will be receiving a $500.00 scholarship. Additional winners were Miss Photogenic Alysha Brezina sponsored by Malooley Chiropractic and Miss Congeniality Sarah Pilut. All the contestants did a fantastic job and it was a wonderful evening!
Many thanks to the Pageant Committee, Lisa Raupp of Mary Kay Cosmetics, Ellen McAlpine of Envoy Mortgage Corp, Jeff Valentino of La Pizza Via and Sara Croffoot of American Family Insurance Sara Croffoot Agency. A special thank you to our pageant and contestant sponsors: American Family Insurance - Jim Dawe Agency, American Family Insurance Sara Croffoot Agency, Better Living/Shaklee, Brunch Café, Buffalo Wild Wings, Cary-Grove Performing Arts Centre, Dunkin' Donuts / Baskin Robbins, Edge Fitness & Performance, La Pizza Via, Lake Julian Trout Farm, Leo Pontano Professional Painting, Inc., Malooley Chiropractic, Repta Realty Group, Stryker and Pageant Photographer Linda Barrett of Linda M Barrett Productions. Thank you to all the Chamber members that donated to the gift bags that participants were presented at the end of the evening: Breaking Bread, Brunch Café, Brush, Burger King, Cary Car Wash, Cookies By Victoria, The Cutting Room, Dolphin Swim Club, Dunkin Donuts/Baskin Robbins, I Heart Yoga, Jameson's Charhouse, La Pizza Via, Marco's Pizza, Merle Norman, Salon Cora, SW Travel, Inc., TruFitness and Tranquility Wellness Studio.