*WINNER OF QUEEN'S AWARD
This award is given to groups who best portray their community event or festival theme in an outstanding parade presentation.
Pageant of Hope ranked excellent in all of these categories. Your participation was spectacular on the route and an inspiration for many attendees at this year’s Aquatennial Torchlight Parade.
In the News
Minnesota Vikings Cheerleaders host 2nd Annual "Special Stars" Program, November 12, 2019:
Minnesota Vikings impact young Women through MVC's first "Special Stars Event, November 27, 2018:
KARE 11 News video clip of The 2012 Pageant of Hope aired on Saturday, March 24, 2012 during the 10 pm News:
"Life to the Max" TV show sponsored by Lifetouch, includes a segment on The 2012 Pageant of Hope aired on
Saturday, April 14, 2012 on WCCO at 11:05 pm-11:30pm:
"You can feel the excitement as contestants prepare for the runway, putting finishing touches on make-up and gowns. Their contagious smiles are bubbling with joy. It is the 3rd Annual Pageant of Hope, a pageant for young ladies with special needs. On this stage, on this night, the spotlight shines on abilities not disabilities. Meet Hanna Maslowski of Blaine, Minnesota, founder/organizer of Pageant of Hope and hear how Hanna was transformed from a shy, non-verbal child, into a confident, outgoing young woman."
Handi Medical Supply Blog including pictures of their team members who participated in our 3rd Annual Golf Classic at Majestic Oaks on Tuesday, June 26th, 2012.
Below is their blog, as well as the link directly to the blog online.