Shivali Patel, National American Miss North Carolina Teen Queen, volunteered her time at the Ronald McDonald House of Durham.

April 5th, 2014

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Ronald McDonald House2Shivali Patel, National American Miss North Carolina Teen Queen, volunteered her time at the Ronald McDonald House of Durham.Alexandria Murphy, North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen, helped along side Shivali. Since 1980, the Ronald McDonald House of Durham has offered a comforting home away from home and a community of support for seriously ill children and their families. Our programs provide families with the comforts of home –private bedrooms, inviting community spaces, home-cooked meals and a stocked kitchen, a playroom, computer room and laundry facilities – as well as a network of support through interactions with other families, staff and volunteers.

Families with a sick child face immense emotional, physical and financial challenges. Knowing that the Ronald McDonald House of Durham will be there to support them in a safe and caring environment helps to alleviate some these challenges.

Built with love, the Ronald McDonald House of Durham offers a comforting home away from home and a community of support for seriously ill children and their families.

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A few days after Alexandria Murphy was crowned, Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen, she was very blessed to have traveled through the Mediterranean.

March 30th, 2014

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Pisa 2013A few days after Alexandria Murphy was crowned, Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen, she was very blessed to have traveled through the Mediterranean. She was proud to share National American Miss across the Mediterranean. You will see that in the photo from Monte Carlo a boy from the UK asked to be in the photo with her. She also had the Prince of Monnaco waive to her from his car. It was a wonderful experience. She visited Florence, Italy, where Pinocchio was written as well as The Palace of Monacco, Monte Carlo, and the Leaning Tower of Pisa.

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Marindia Humbert, Miss North Carolina Jr-Pre-teen Queen, helps raise money for the Children’s Museum of Jacksonville.

March 15th, 2014

PicsArt_1383150497763Marindia Humbert, Miss North Carolina Jr-Pre-teen Queen, helps raise money for the Children’s Museum of Jacksonville by doing glitter tattoos and face painting at Onslow County’s Oktoberfest. Oktoberfest is a Community Fundraiser that raises money for the soup kitchen, Women’s Shelter and other outreach programs in her county.

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National American Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen and Teen Queen met with the Mayor of Raleigh.

March 13th, 2014

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Raleigh Mayor 8 Sept302013National American Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen and Teen Queen met with the Mayor of Raleigh. Shivali Patel, Miss North Carolina Teen Queen and Alexandria Murphy, Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen had a wonderful opportunity to sit down and talk with the Mayor of Raleigh, Mrs. Nancy McFarlane.

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National American Miss Pre-Teen North Carolina Cover Girl Kaitlyn Connell stopped by the Ronald McDonald House to donate some craft supplies!

February 27th, 2014

Kaitlyn ConnellNational American Miss Pre-Teen North Carolina Cover Girl Kaitlyn Connell stopped by the Ronald McDonald House to donate some craft supplies! When she grows up, she wants to be a pediatric oncologist.

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National American Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen Alexandria Murphy at the American Heart Association Teaching Gardens.

February 19th, 2014

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Alexandria Murphy.jpg2National American Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen Alexandria Murphy at the American Heart Association Teaching Gardens. At the American Heart Association Teaching Gardens, she assisted children in planting flowers,watering plants and seeds in the garden, she shared her crown with a little girl and participated in the 5k walk. She had a great day!

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2013 North Carolina Pre-Teen Queen Brandi Alden volunteering all around town.

February 8th, 2014

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Brandi Alden42013 North Carolina Pre-Teen Queen Brandi Alden volunteering all around town. Brandi was invited by the Charlotte Knights to sing the National Anthem at their closing weekend games. Brandi has been singing there since the age of nine and they asked her to please wear her crown and banner so they could introduce her with her title. She then was able to participate in the 14th Annual Easter Seals UCP Walk with Me Event the first weekend in October. She was invited by the Shining Crown Productions along with Jia Patel, the South Carolina Princess to run a temporary tattoo, kite decorating & face painting table as well as hoola hoop station for ESUCP children as well as raise money for this wonderful organization! Last weekend Brandi walked for the Susan B Komen Foundation in Race For The Cure. Brandi raised money for her team National American Miss. She was joined in the walk with her sister queens, Kaitlyn Connell and Megan Ebert.

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National American Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen Alexandria Murphy volunteers her time at the Ronald McDonald House.

February 6th, 2014

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Ronald McDonald House cookingNational American Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen Alexandria Murphy volunteers her time at the Ronald McDonald House in Charlotte, NC. She helped cooked meals at the house. She loved being able to help the kids and families of the kids who are in the hospital. Alexandria and Shivali Patel, Miss North Carolina Teen Queen, also went to the Ronald McDonald House in Durham, NC. and delivered books and school supplies.

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Alexandria Murphy,National American Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen volunteered at the Pageant Girls for A Cure.

January 16th, 2014

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Alexandria Murphy4Alexandria Murphy,National American Miss North Carolina Jr. Teen Queen volunteered at the Pageant Girls for A Cure. Pageant Girls for A Cure was a dinner and fashion show. All the proceeds went to the American Heart Association. She joined Alexandra Fosco, National American Miss Illinois Jr. Teen Queen and Imani Muse, National American Miss Illinois Junior Pre-Teen Queen.

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National American Miss Queens meet Governor Pat McCrory.

January 11th, 2014

NC QueensNational American Miss North Carolina Queens went to the State Capitol and met with Governor Pat McCrory.

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