The Beta Kappa Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Presents its 36th Annual Fashionetta® Pearls of Harlem: The Renaissance Continues. On Sat., Nov. 2, twenty-six African American high school seniors from Wichita and the surrounding area will culminate their leadership and scholarship experience.

Over the course of five months these young women attended workshops, performed community service projects and raised money to assist with their collegiate journey and higher education aspirations.

Fashionetta® presentation Wichita State University Eugene Hughes Metroplex located at 5015 East 29th St. N. These remarkable young women will present to the community what they have learned and will entertain the audience by re-enacting scenes from the Harlem Renaissance period. The event is open to the public. Doors open at 5 p.m. Adult tickets are $18-$20 for adults. Tickets for children (under 10) $10.

In addition to receiving scholarships, the Pearls of Harlem compete for top honors and monetary awards in all categories including scholastic achievement, essay writing and community service. At the end of presentation night, the Pearl who has amassed the most funds is crowned Miss Fashionetta® 2019.

Contact: Tia Owens 316-516-2750 Email:

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