NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you know someone who has changed
lives through the power of education? Why not change her life and nominate
her for a Maybelline New York Beauty of Education Award and a $10,000 grant
for her education-related cause. You can even nominate yourself!
Maybelline New York believes education opens eyes...and doors. For the
fourth consecutive year, the company is honoring outstanding women who have
made a real difference in their communities by working to support
educational causes. Each of the ten 2008 winners will be awarded a $10,000
grant earmarked for her educational cause, enjoy a trip for two to New York
City for a gala awards event and have a chance to have her cause showcased
in a national ad in People magazine.
"This year's award winners will be in good company," notes Serena
Giovi, Vice President, Marketing, Maybelline New York. "Our past awardees
are a phenomenal group of women who inspire, motivate, mentor and teach in
their communities every day through education. Maybelline New York couldn't
be more proud to support them. We're looking forward to seeing this year's
-- Oral Lee Brown of Oakland, California, a 2006 award recipient and
Founder of the Oral Lee Brown Foundation. Oral Lee adopts first grade
classes with the promise of a college education.
-- Abigail Rosin, of New York City, New York, a 2007 winner and Founder
of Groove with Me, a free dance studio and after school program offering
girls enrichment and a safe haven.
-- Dr. Marie Vazquez Morgan of Shreveport, Louisiana, a 2006 awardee
who runs free seminars in her community to educate people about healthy
To learn more about the Maybelline New York Beauty of Education Awards
and to nominate someone you know or yourself, visit
www.maybelline.com/beautyofeducation. Nominations are being accepted
through October 10, 2008.
SOURCE Maybelline New York