The Magnolia Community Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the resources and quality of life in Magnolia by expanding activities and connecting our diverse civic groups and citizens in order to help meet the needs of the community.
Saturday, December 13th, the Magnolia Community
Foundation hosted the 2015 Miss Magnolia Scholarship Pageant. 24
Magnolia, high school-aged, young ladies competed for the title. Courtney
Cantu, a senior at Magnolia High School ,was crowned our 2015 Miss Magnolia. Courtney was awarded a $1,000 scholarship, sponsored by Outback Western Wear, and her Miss
Magnolia Brooch, sponsored by County Commissioner Charlie Riley. The Royal court in order is: 1st runner-up
Kensley Phillips; 2nd runner-up Avery Jones; 3rd
runner-up – Jenna Carter and 4th runner up – Victoria
Slater; Miss Congeniality is Ryleigh Reynold, whose brooch sponsor
was Quality of Life Chiropractic. And People’s Choice was Kara Eddlemon, whose brooch sponsor was Texas Renaissance Festival.
Magnolia Community Foundation is a non-profit organization
serving as an ‘umbrella’ organization for the Magnolia area non-profit
organizations. 2014 grants were awarded during the Pageant
to: Magnolia Kids for Change, Montgomery County Youth Services, and
Magnolia High School - Skills USA Health Science program. Part of the mission of MCF is creating large venues and other opportunities to serve the local
non-profits. “Together we are stronger than separate!” On the night of the Pageant, refreshments
were sold and served by the MHS-Debate Club for their upcoming awards’ trip and can
food donations were collected for SOS.
See additional pictures from this exciting evening on our Pageant page on this website.
Proceeds from this event will further meet the needs of our local non-profits
through 2015 grants.