Atlantic City, NJ (June 2, 2016) – Miss America Betty Cantrell will travel to her home state of Georgia this weekend for the Georgia Peach Festival & Parade in Fort Valley, GA, on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Betty will be the Grand Marshal of the parade from 10-11 p.m. after which she will speak and perform for the festival audience.

The Georgia Peach Festival is celebrating 30 years of promoting and thanking Georgia peach growers for their continued dedication to growing fresh Georgia peaches!

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The Miss America Organization, a 501(c)4 non-profit organization, is the nation’s leading advocate for women’s education and the largest provider of scholarship assistance to young women in the United States, awarding millions of dollars annually.  The Miss America Organization is comprised of 52 licensed organizations, including all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico. Miss America contestants contribute tens of thousands of community service hours annually and have raised over $13 million for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Miss America scholarships since 2007.

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