Deserving Servicewomen and Female Veterans to Receive Veteran’s Day Makeover

Posted: Thursday, October 08, 2015

Deserving Servicewomen and Female Veterans to Receive Veteran’s Day Makeover
YWCA Bergen County, Team RWB and Westfield Garden State Plaza to host
November 5 Veterans Makeover Reveal

BERGEN COUNTY– October 7, 2015 –YWCA Bergen County along with co-hosts, Team Red, White & Blue Northern NJ and Westfield Garden State Plaza, will be hosting a November Veterans Makeover Reveal, on Thursday, November 5th. Seven deserving female veterans and active servicewomen will be provided a day of hair, makeup and fashion styling services free of charge. Open to the public, the Veteran’s Day Makeover reveal will be held from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Westfield Garden State Plaza, Carousel Wing at 1 Garden State Plaza in Paramus, NJ. A private reception for makeover winners and guests to follow.
Makeover winners were chosen by a committee of female veterans, active servicewomen and civilian women, based on the nominee's time in the service, medals awarded, special recognitions, current initiatives or engagements and why she is deserving of this makeover. For more information, please visit www.ywcabergencounty.org or contact Samantha at splotino@ywcabergencounty.org or 201-345-1895.
About Westfield Garden State Plaza
Westfield Garden State Plaza is the ultimate destination for fashion, dining and entertainment in the NY/NJ metro area offering the best selection of brands in every retail category, and is renowned for delivering cutting edge, new retail concepts to market. Just minutes from Manhattan in Paramus, N.J., millions of shoppers each year enjoy an unparalleled shopping and dining experience, complete with personalized services and amenities. For more information, call 201-843-2121 or www.facebook.com/gardenstateplaza or www.westfield.com/gardenstateplaza.
About Team Red, White & Blue Northern NJ
The mission of Team Red, White & Blue (RWB) Northern NJ is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. Our chapters and communities deliver consistent, local opportunities for veterans and the community to connect through physical and social activity. Team RWB Northern NJ hosts regular fitness activities, social gatherings, and participates in local races and events together. Veterans develop leadership skills by serving as a volunteer leader in their local chapter.
About YWCA Bergen County
YWCA Bergen County (www.ywcabergencounty.org) is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. We are the area’s largest provider of child care services, a recognized leader in health and fitness programs, and operator of healingSPACE, the county’s only Sexual Violence Resource Center. Celebrating nearly a century of commitment to our community, today we improve the lives of thousands of women, girls, and their families.