The 2014 Miss Black US Ambassador and Miss Black Teen US Ambassador Scholarship Pageant is premiering this week in suburban Atlanta.
Taking place at the Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Ga., dozens of young women and teens from around the country are competing for prizes, award and scholarships in collaboration with Dr. Ruth Joyce Colbert Barnes Foundation & The Oklahoma Sovereign Arts Foundation.
This year’s Ambassador of Change Luncheon will honor community philanthropists, Carlisha Williams (Women Empowering Nations), Xernona Clayton (Trumpet Awards Foundation), and Dr. Jacqueline Walters (50 Shades of Pink Foundation). Luncheon tickets can be purchased at https://mbusam. squarespace.com/luncheontickets/. Pageant tickets can be purchased at www.thegwinnettcenter. com.
“As ambassadors of change, these young women are a rising voice in the community that seek to make a difference, by providing educational forums and events that focus on health disparities, poverty, violence and major issues plaguing the African American community.”
The Pageant runs from July 16-19, 2014 in Duluth, Ga. Miss Black US Ambassador 2013, Jazmine Scroggins, and Miss Black Teen US Ambassador 2013, Whitney Johnson, will host delegates from around the US to compete for 2 prestigious titles.