2011 Miss America Teresa Scanlan will be guest speaker at The Rotary Club of College Park on December 11, 2013, 6 to 8 pm, to discuss her ongoing humanitarian work and charitable foundation, which benefits orphanages in third world countries. Teresa and her three sisters hope to all return to Port-au-Prince, Haiti over Christmas and New Years this year to work at the orphanage. Teresa has also worked to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, and her personal platform on eating disorders, as well as serving our nation’s military and working with the USO and being an advocate for agriculture and working with The Hand That Feeds U.S. Additionally, she spent time as a spokesperson and advocate for many other organizations and causes including the Heart Association, the American Cancer Society, Youth Service America, the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders, the Taste of the NFL, Keep America Beautiful, Produce for Kids, Special Olympics, and more. For more information about the guest speaker please visit: www.teresascanlan.com/ bio.htm
The charity fundraising event to benefit Teresa’s Charitable Foundation and The Rotary Club of College Park’s Charitable Foundation will be held at Mulligan’s Grill & Pub at the University of Maryland Golf Course (University Blvd & Stadium Dr, College Park, MD 20742, 301.314.6631, www.mulligans.umd.edu). Tickets are $40 per person, and include entrée choice of Salmon Piccata, chicken, or vegetarian, herb roasted potatoes, garden salad, asparagus and carrots and cake for dessert. There will be a cash bar. Tickets are limited. For tickets, please contact Mike Twigg at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301-674-2715.