For Immediate Release
April 17, 2014
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Bernadette Morris
Sonshine Communications
(305) 948-8063, ext. 201

(BPRW) Leading the Dream: Klassy Club's Sweet 16 Contest

- Nominations due by April 25th -

(BLACK PR WIRE) – Klassy Club, a leading mentoring group for girls, is hosting a “Leading the Dream – Sweet 16” contest. A young woman or several young women will be selected from either Miami-Dade and Broward counties and be the recipient of the stellar prizes, which includes an all-expense paid Sweet 16 Party and Celebration, worth a total value of $15,000.

“We want to help young girls and their families have the Sweet 16 party of a lifetime,” says Richelle Williams, founder of Klassy Club and executive producer of the event. “Nominations are currently being accepted through April 25th, so hurry while there is still time.”

Klassy Club is a girls’ program of the Justice, Potential and Motivation Centre, located in Miami Gardens, Florida. Their “Leading the Dream” contest is open to girls turning 16 during 2014, who are legal residents of Miami-Dade or Broward counties and have not already had a Sweet 16 birthday celebration. The winner(s) will be young ladies who pride themselves on being positive examples in their homes and communities through education, positivity and good deeds. Nominations may come from friends and relatives or from the girls themselves.

Entrants must submit a 500-word essay or a short video clip to demonstrate to the judges their worthiness for the prize. In addition, they must also submit:

• A minimum of one photograph.

• Two letters of recommendation, one of which must be from an educator.

• A copy of the entrant’s birth certificate, driver's license or current form of ID that provides proof of birth date.

• A fully executed 2014 Income Certification Form completed by the head of the household, which can be downloaded at

To enter, log on to and fill out the application form. The application, essay/video and all other required items should be sent to, and the deadline for all entry materials is 12 p.m. on April 25th, 2014. Full contest rules and procedures are available at For more information, call (305) 625-9630 ext. 17.