Atikal Foundation 2nd Annual RAW BEAUTY Calendar Shoot

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For Immediate Release
Contact: Kita Williams                       
Telephone: 301-560-4130

Atikal Foundation 2nd Annual RAW BEAUTY Calendar Shoot

Washington, D.C.– Atikal Foundation invites you to come and get a behind the scenes glance at this year’s 2013 calendar shoot on Saturday September 22, 2012 at 1200 19th Street, N.W. Suite 300 Washington, D.C. 20036 (Offices of Squire Sanders).

The Raw Beauty Calendar will feature 12-14 cancer survivors and domestic violence victims, their testimony, and a signature photograph of them with the scripture that empowered them as they endured through their situations.  The calendar will serve as a source of strength and encouragement to trust God in the midst of a storm.

Our photo shoot will begin at 9am on Saturday September 22nd 2012,  and will run throughout the day with models being prepared by Backstage Beauty, make up by Sondra, Royal Suites Hair Salon and Face Creations, body artistry.  Dream in Color will be the official photographer.

Raw Beauty was launched in November 2009. It is a program of Atikal Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to improving outreach and services to underserved and underemployed communities in Prince George’s County, Maryland. The Atikal Foundation encourages community involvement and personal empowerment through strategies that encourage entrepreneurship, interdependence and improving quality of life.

Our Mission
Raw Beauty’s mission is to empower survivors to live in purpose through love, faith, laughter and artistic expressions.  We host meetings, workshops, galas, and other events where survivors of domestic violence and cancer can help heal their past and find strength for the future.  

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