The glamorous prom experience will benefit the 50 senior girls of The Bronx High School for Writing and Communication Arts (BHSWCA), Class of 2013. BHSWCA is a community of writers. The students write poetry, plays, fiction/ non-fiction pieces and songs, as well as write for school publications, participate in poetry slams, act in school plays, make films, dance and create various works of art. They also work with professional writers, actors and artists every week through the school’s lead partner, Epic Theatre Ensemble. “Every teenager should experience their Prom. I am so excited that I have joined forces with The Teknique Agency to make that dream come true for some young ladies” says K. Foxx. Tekoa Hash, co-Founder and President of The Teknique Agency says “the real beauty is in philanthropy. It is important to give back whenever you can”.
K. Foxx will be surprising the unsuspecting high school students with a team of celebrity hair stylists, makeup artists, and stylists to give them a Prom Princess makeover complete with complimentary clothing, shoes, and product. Confirmed sponsors include: Miss Jessie’s, Makeup Forever, Ginger + Liz Colour Collection, Coloured Raine Cosmetics, Sinful Color, Shea Moisture, Luichiny shoes, Juicy Magazine, LexxStar Transportation, Double Take Boutique of Short Hills, NJ, custom dresses by C Moi by Charisse Mills, Professional Football Player Corvey Irvin, and a surprise performance from J. Rome of ABC’s Duets.
The Bronx High School for Writing and Communication Arts (BHSWCA) is located at 800 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx, NY 10467. Press is invited from 12p-1p. Companies interested in participating can contact princessproject2013[.]gmail.com for more information. Members of the press interested in covering the event can contact Yannize Joshua of The Teknique Agency at yannize[.]thetekniqueagency.com .
About K. Foxx and The Princess Project
New York City native K. Foxx was handpicked to join the legendary radio station WQHT Hot 97 in New York after making a name for herself in Miami. Her voice can be heard every weekday morning during the Cipha Sounds and Rosenberg Morning Show with K. Foxx. She is also a fixture on television, with regular guest appearances on HLN’S Jane Valez-Mitchell, Showbiz Tonight and Joy Behar: Say Anything! Most recently, K. is the newest New York correspondent on NBC's EXTRA, as well as star of The Gossip Game on VH1. From numerous radio shows, magazine shoots and national television shows, K. Foxx is quickly becoming a global figure in the realm of entertainment.
Created by radio and television personality K. Foxx as a part of her philanthropic organization Dream in Kolor, The K. Foxx Princess Project provides dresses to high school seniors who have excelled in academics and community service, A yearly event, fashion and beauty brands donate brand new items to make high-achieving teenage girls' prom dreams come true.
About The Teknique Agency
The Teknique Agency (thetekniqueagency.com) is a boutique creative artist and event management firm based in New York City. Founded in 2006, Teknique specializes in television and film glam services, talent management & branding, event planning, and media relations. The Teknique Agency client roster includes Viacom, Monami Entertainment, ABC, and NBC Universal.
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