Greensburg, La – The Southern University Agricultural Research & Extension Center in conjunction with the Outstanding Mature Girlz Organization will kick-off the Prom Edition of “Keeping on My Tiara!” This tour will start on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at the St. Helena College & Career Academy in Greensburg, making its last stop in April at Kentwood High Magnet School.
This tour targeting girls will feature local Hairstylists, Makeup Artists, and Nail Technicians. These professionals will teach the Outstanding Mature Girlz the importance of caring for their hair, skin, and nails. Sashika Baunchand, Regional Advocate for Aids Healthcare Foundation, will be onsite to educate the young ladies on HIV/AIDS.
“There are so many programs that teach young ladies to abstain,” said Nicolette Gordon, Assistant Area Agent in Tangipahoa & St. Helena Parishes. “This Prom Season we’re taking a new approach by educating young ladies about the reality of HIV/AIDS in an effort to encourage them to make the right decisions by keeping their Tiaras on.”
For more information on the tour, contact Nicolette Gordon in St. Helena Parish on Tuesday and Thursday at – 225-222-4136 and in Tangipahoa Parish on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at – 985-748-9381.