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Pajama Glam Party for Women & Girls - Awareness Event

New York, NY, May 01, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Who: Tigerlily Foundation is pleased to host Pajama Glam Party for the first time at the Brooklyn Bridge Marriott, 333 Adams Street, Brooklyn, NY, to celebrate health & wellness with women and girls, on Saturday, May 3rd, from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Celebrity Guests: Nana Meriweather, Ms. USA; Amanda Nixon, Ms. New York 2013, Sarah Fraser, Radio Personality; Annie Goodman, Fox 5 News

What: Guests will enjoy music, a pamper stations, glam stations, sweet treat stations, preventative health and wellness activities, celebrity appearances and much more. Here is the Pajama Glam DC Event video from this year: www.vimeo.com/89256069.

Event Website: www.tigerlilyfoundation.org/events/pajama-glam-nyc/.

Why: The event was created in 2013 by Tigerlily Founder’s, then 10-year old daughter Noelle Karmo, who wanted to design an event to entertain girls while raising awareness for their breast and body health. Noelle was 3 years old when her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. When Noelle was six, she told her mother that she wanted to do something to help other girls and moms going through breast cancer, and Pajama Glam was born. The inaugural event in Washington, D.C. had more than 300 guests, and even more this year. Now, Pajama Glam is coming to New York.

Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online - http://secure.acceptiva.com/?cst=28339d. Tickets are $20 for individuals under 18 years old and $30 for adult tickets.

Attire: Dress in your favorite red, pink or purple pajamas and come out for the time of your life—all for a great cause. Bling and sparkle are highly encouraged. The event is produced by Maggy Francois.

Vendors: The event will include the following:
* Presenting Sponsor: SheaMoisture (Natural Hair & Skincare Product Provider & Demo)
* Brenda Blanco (Family Yoga Expert & SheaMoisture Beauty and Wellness Ambassador)
* Diane Bailey (Celebrity Stylist, Author & SheaMoisture Beauty Ambassador)
* Imani Dawson (Founder of the award-winning TribeCalledCurl.com
* Big Apple Circus
* Celebrity Chef – Kimberly Van Kline (cupcakes)
* Music & Zumba Dancing
* Juicing Bar
* Hair Stylists
* Make-up Artists
* Lash Professional
* The Sweet Love Company
* Brooklyn Body Collaborative
* Arbonne
* Brown Paper Doll Beauty
* The Pampered Chef
* AquaBall drinks
* And many more

About the Tigerlily Foundation and Founder Maimah Karmo: (www.TigerLilyFoundation.org)

Tigerlily Foundation’s mission is to educate, advocate for, empower and provide hands-on support to young women affected by breast cancer. Programs provide education, financial assistance, meals, buddies, education and empowerment. Founder Maimah Karmo, is a breast cancer survivor who was diagnosed at 32. Determined to provide resources to other young women, Karmo founded the Tigerlily Foundation in 2006, and gave it the name of a flower that represents beauty, strength and transformation. She has become an author and activist for her cause and appeared on the “Oprah Winfrey Show” as well as other TV shows.

According to the National Cancer Institute, breast cancer is the leading cause of death in American women ages 15-54. More than 250,000 women age 40 and under in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer during their lives, and more than 13,000 women are diagnosed annually. Visit www.tigerlilyfoundation.org.
Contact Information
Tigerlily Foundation
Ania Bassene
888-580-6253
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www.tigerlilyfoundation.org

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