Call for Volunteers: Help Harford County’s Women in Need Feel Beautiful at The SUCCESS Project “Ladies Spa Day”

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Children of The SUCCESS Project clients are asking for help to make their moms feel beautiful during the Ladies’ Spa Day planned for May 3 in Aberdeen. Volunteer beauty service providers, donations and sponsors are needed for the event, which is being organized by the SUCCESS Project and will benefit low-income women in Harford County.

Hair stylists, manicurists, makeup artists and more, along with donors and volunteers, are sought for the May 4 event, which is intended to help local women in need achieve a stronger sense of self confidence.

Beauty services are
luxuries that women in need usually cannot indulge in; but they are an
important part of creating confidence and building emotional wellness. That’s
why The SUCCESS Project is coordinating a “Ladies Spa Day,” to give low-income
women in Harford County an opportunity to enjoy a morning of personal attention
with the goal of boosting their self-esteem. The organization is seeking
manicurists, hair stylists, makeup artists, and massage therapists to give
their time and talents to help make this event successful. The SUCCESS Project
is also seeking event sponsors and product donations for glam bag giveaways, as
well as volunteers to greet guests and serve refreshments. Ladies Spa Day will
take place May 4 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in
Aberdeen. Interested parties can contact Jackie
Shaffstall
for more information, 410-939-2097 or jackie@hdgha.org.

According to Nicki Biggs, Executive Director of
The SUCCESS Project, Ladies Spa Day was
inspired by the positive feedback received after the non-profit hosted similar
events for Mothers’ Day. She says, “Many people who struggle with
challenging life circumstances carry a deep sense of shame, which can make it
difficult to feel worthy of building a better life. The moms who attended
our past events were so uplifted we thought it would be
beneficial to host a program to reach many more women in the community.”

Carla Ciallella is a life
coach for The SUCCESS Project, and she agrees that boosting self-confidence is
critical for a person working to change their lives.  She explains, “Ladies
Spa Day really puts our mission into a tangible act. Changing how someone feels
about themselves is often the first step to changing their lives. Our programs
empower participants with the tools they need to start again; but it is events
like this which help cultivate the sense of self-worth necessary to keep
clients inspired, motivated and willing to keep striving for more.”

The deadline to register as a
Ladies Spa Day service provider is March 31. The number of services and providers
that volunteer will determine the number of guests that can be
accommodated.  Beauty treatments include
haircuts/styling, facial waxing, makeup application, manicures, massages and
more. All providers should bring their own equipment.

For more information about Ladies Spa Day or The SUCCESS Project, visit www.theupwardclimb.org and follow The SUCCESS Project on Facebook and Twitter.

About The SUCCESS Project

The
“SUCCESS” in The SUCCESS Project stands for “Supporting the Upward Climb to
Continued Economic Self-Sufficiency.”  The mission of the non-profit is to
provide at-risk youth and low-income adults with services that teach life
skills and encourage personal economic independence. The program is free and
provides case management and referral services in the following areas:
education, job training, employment opportunities, health care, financial
education, credit counseling, home ownership, career advancement,
transportation, life skills and entrepreneurship.

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