A former Sutton Coldfield Sea Scout is in a bid to be Top Model UK for the charity Children with Cancer. Jennifer Henery, who was with the 17th Sutton Coldfield Sea Scouts and Indominatable Explorer Sea Scout Unit, is used to becoming first: She was the first girl in the 17th Sutton Coldfield to achieve the Chief Scout Gold Award, the first Explorer Scout to get the Chief Scout Platitum Award and the first Explorer Scout at Indominatable to complete the 40 mile Chase Walk on Cannock Chase for the charity Arthritis Care. She is also on target to get a First at Loughbough Univeristy for a degree in English Literature.
She has passed the auditions and is now in the finals for Top Model UK, which supports the charity Children with Cancer UK. Top Model has a proven track record of discovering new model talent, launching careers and creating dreams. Many of the previous finalists and winners have signed with agencies, worked as professional models, been published internationally, travelled internationally and walked at London Fashion Week.
Selection as a Top Model finalist can bring fabulous opportunities and the chance to win a host of top awards and great prizes. Professional coaching, being dressed by Top Designers and Hair and Make-Up at the finals is all included with selection and their Show Director Geoff Cox is an Industry Expert to BBC One.
The prestigious Top Model 2019 model, fashion and awards show finals will take place over the weekend of March 23rd and 24th 2019 at the stunning luxury Amba Hotel Charing Cross on the Strand in the heart of central London close to Trafalgar Square, Thames Embankment, Parliament and Covent Garden. Jennifer is set to walk in the Commercial category on the Saturday of this weekend.
Top Model has been supporting Children with Cancer UK since 2010, and since began, has raised in excess of over £180,000. The charity was established in 1987 by the O’Gorman family with the personal support of Diana, Princess of Wales. Eddie and Marion O’Gorman had tragically lost both a son and daughter to Leukaemia within 9 months of each other.
Every week in the UK, more than 70 children and young people are diagnosed with cancer. Every year Children with Cancer UK invest more than £4 million in new research across the full range of childhood cancers.
There are currently more than 60 CHILDREN with CANCER UK supported projects in operation with research in to Precision Medicine and Brain and Spinal Tumours being just two of the ground-breaking initiatives. All finalists are obliged to raise money for this charity, Top Model UK encourages its finalists to raise money by converting raised money into votes in the Public Vote Awards, a separate award.
To support Jennifer Henery look for her under the ‘Commercial’ category on the Top Model UK website.
TOP MODEL 2019 UK & WORLDWIDE MODEL SEARCH
Top Model (UK and Worldwide) is the premier established model search competition and is now in its 12th hugely successful year of discovering new model talent and changing lives.
The Top Model 2019 model search will reach its climax at the Amba Charing Cross show finals on March 23rd and 24th 2019. The annual finals weekend will once again consist of three spectacular shows with both the 2019 finalists and top UK and international designers gracing the runway.
A whole host of major awards and prizes are once again up for grabs in 2019 with the prize list being regularly updated. Previous prizes have included; International Travel, Designer garments, Beauty Products, Goodie Bags, Professional Photographic Shoots, London Fashion Week opportunities, Free Styling & Hair Cuts, Spa Breaks, agency signings, magazine features and more! Details can be found online at www.topmodel.co.uk and www.topmodelworldwide.com .
Applications are accepted over a five month period between August and January each year as part of a UK and international wide search for the best new up-and-coming model industry talent. Top Model also gives opportunities to new and emerging designers and mentors young people through its Education & Community Partnership Initiative.
Top Model is not a beauty pageant but prides itself on a pure model search ethos. Full training is given to all finalists and all of the top prizes and opportunities for the finalists and award winners are focused on the fashion, beauty and model industries. The finalist selections and awards are all decided by industry experts, not by public voting, with top couture designers and brands from around the world dressing the selected finalists in professionally produced runway show finals.
Charity: For 2019, Top Model will once again be supporting leading childhood cancer charity CHILDREN with CANCER UK for the ninth consecutive year (www.childrenwithcancer.org.uk). Top Model has raised over £180,000 for the charity since 2010 and hopes to break the £200,000 barrier in 2019.
Motivation: Top Model is proud to be working for the betterment of young people through its ‘Education & Community Partnership Initiative’ (ECPI) for schools and colleges. Sponsorship opportunities are available.
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