Dec 2012: MS. DECEMBER
Dec 2012: Gretchen, a Libra, was born and raised in Ohio and currently resides in Pickerington,Oh. Her favorite charity is St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where families never pay for treatment not covered by insurance. With this foundation no child is ever denied treatment because of the families inability to pay. She enjoys working out, camping, playing sports & spending time with family and friends. Her favorite quote is "Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, its about learning to dance in the rain."
Nov 2012: MRS. NOVEMBER
Nov 2012: Candice, a Cancer and native of Ashtabula Ohio, has resided in Central Ohio since 2003. This mother of two has chosen Ashtabula's “After School Discovery Program” as her charity of choice. They are responsible for keeping the city's youth off of the streets and exposing them to new experiences. Candice has a passion for children and believes that we should all stand up for them when they can't stand for themselves. Her favorite quote: "BE the difference that you want to see in the world!”
Oct 2012: MS. OCTOBER
Oct 2012: Raven, born and raised in Columbus, Oh, enjoys traveling and dancing. Currently, this Pisces works a a nurse and has enjoyed working in the medical field for the past 5 years. Her passion for helping to improve the quality of life for those who come under her care keeps Raven brushing up on the latest medical trends such as non-blood medical management. She is also an advocate of pancreatic cancer awareness and that makes the American Cancer Society an obvious choice for her charity. She encourages people of all ages to respect and view their lives as a gift and do everything they can to make the most of it. Her favorite quote: "Live. Laugh. Love."
Sep 2012: MS. SEPTEMBER
Sep 2012: Rhashonda, a born native from Ohio, currently lives in Los Angeles California. This Scorpio and true Ohio State alumni and fan, she's poses in style as she rocks the famous colors of her team. Her favorite charity is known as the HerShe Foundation which caters to young women 13-21 years old. The foundation allows them to form a sister hood that can't be broken. Rhashonda also enjoys acting, singing, working out & spending time with family. Her favorite quote is "Never settle for less, it's just an excuse for failure."
Aug 2012: MRS. AUGUST
Aug 2012: LaKisha, Cancer and proud mother of two is representing Raider Nation. Her favorite charity is the Autism Society of Ohio. With Autism affecting every 1 in 120 children, Autism Society of Ohio is a charity everyone needs to be familiar with. There is a chance someone you know has been touched by a child with Autism. Autism Society of Ohio provides education and support for families coping with Autism. Her favorite quote is “Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.” - Mark Twain
Jul 2012: MRS. JULY
Jul 2012: Jessica, born in Youngstown, moved and raised in Columbus as a young girl is a intelligent, confident and funny Cancer who loves to spend time with her family, friends and awesome husband, when she's not saving lives as a Radiology Tech. Having had personal experience with some family members being diabetic and seeing the effects it has, her charity of choice is the American Diabetes Association. Her words to live by are, "Don't make anyone a priority when you are only their option."
Jun 2012: MRS. JUNE
Jun 2012: Vonetta, born and raised in East Cleveland, Oh, is a true Leo at heart. She loves her city and the city is not complete without the Cleveland Browns. Her favorite charity is the Adoption Network of Cleveland. Their mission is to connect and empower individuals, organizations, and communities impacted by adoption and foster care and provide a source of healing for those in need. Vonetta loves the kids and with her Bachelors in Early Childhood and working on a degree in Nursing, she hopes to combine the two loves and bring it all together in Cleveland. Her favorite quote is "Reading is FUNdamental, KNOWledge is Power!"
May 2012: MS. & MS. MAY
May 2012: Victoria, in the 84 jersey, born and raised in Columbus, Ohio and a proud Leo, represents one half of the Atlanta Falcon duo and the Autism Speaks charity. "I never really understood autism until one of my customers came in with her 2 sons that were both autistic. They were very shy and didn't make eye contact but for some reason they both fell in love with me! Wouldn't talk to anyone other than me! They told their mom I was "awesome"! Her favorite quote: "You can't never let anything happen to him, or else NOTHING would happen to him...not much fun for little Harpo."--Dory | Alexis, in the 88 jersey, is a two time graduate from The Ohio State University. Born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, this Aquarius has never been a stranger to random adventures and whims, which has allowed her to experience life head on! In her spare time she enjoys traveling, watching HGTV, and beating her fiancée' in as many games as possible, which isn't many! In keeping with her adventurous lifestyle, her favorite quote is "If you never did, you should. These things are fun, and fun is good." Currently, Alexis resides in Houston, Texas where she is a Recruiting Coordinator for a "Big 4" accounting firm.
Apr 2012: MS. APRIL
Apr 2012: Kim, a true Taurus, was born and raised in Columbus Ohio. She enjoys watching football and basketball but most of all spending time with her children, family, and friends. Her hobbies include writing poetry, traveling, and exploring the arts and entertainment world. Her favorite charity is the Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities Foundation. They collect funds from the community in order to assist in providing services and resources to children with developmental disabilities and their families. She believes in order to receive blessings you must give them. Kim's motto is "Do right by God and God will do right by you." Live love laugh enjoy!!!
Mar 2012: MS. MARCH
Mar 2012: Sok grew up in the Golden State of California. This Scorpio is an Ohioan native but will always have her heart set in Cali. Coming in at 5’4, she attends nursing school full time, works nights full time, mother to her two young girls, and still has time to teach Sunday school at her church. Her chosen charity is “Single Mom's Connection” through the Vineyard Church of Columbus. This charity provides single mothers a way to connect and share their experiences as a single parent. The charity also provides for those who may not be able to purchase basic essentials for their children. Her favorite quote is “So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you and help you; I will unhold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10.
Feb 2012: MS. FEBRUARY
Feb 2012: Viktoriya, better known as Vika, is a born native of Ukraine who currently lives in Columbus, OH. A Franklin University Alumni and Cancer, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She spends some of her free time volunteering for various local communities. Her favorite charity is the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Vika's favorite quote is " If I'd observed all the rules, I'd never have got anywhere." - Marylin Monroe
Jan 2012: MRS. JANUARY
Jan 2012: Donavan, an energetic, optimistic Capricorn, was born and raised in Columbus, OH. A proud mother and wife, she's cheered for the Steelers since she was 8. This was the age she began learning about the sport of football from watching Sunday games with her father and playing tackle football in her neighborhood with the boys. Her charity of choice is Feeding America, which graciously provides meals to the homeless families in the United States. In her spare time, she loves to skate, bowl, and just spend time with her friends and family. Her quote to live by; "What LOOKS good to you, isn't always good FOR you."
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