GWINNETT GAB: Magazine seeking child models

Magazine seeking child models

LAWRENCEVILLE -- Atlanta Parent Magazine is looking for Cover Kids for its magazine this summer. The publication is looking to showcase a local face on the cover.

The magazine plans to select 50 finalists to appear before a panel of industry professionals in mid-July. Six Cover Kid winners will be selected to appear on future Atlanta Parent magazine covers. All finalists may have the opportunity to participate in a photo shoot for editorial photography.

Cost is $25 per entry. The finalists will be notified by mail and posted on www.atlantaparent.com.

For more information, visit the Atlanta Parent Magazine website.

Chick-fil-A offers free meals on Appreciation Day

LAWRENCEVILLE -- On Friday, Chick-fil-A is inviting customers to join in the celebration of Cow Appreciate Day. Customers who dress from "head to hoof" in cow attire will be rewarded with a free meal (breakfast, lunch or dinner) when they visit one of the company's 115 area restaurants.

Chick-fil-A will award a complimentary entree to customers partially dressed in cow attire, such as a cow-spotted scarf, purse, tie, hat or other accessory.

Atlanta-area Chick-fil-A restaurants will celebrate by giving away 1,000 half-gallons of freshly brewed sweet or unsweet iced tea beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lake Lanier Islands, and 1,000 more following the Lasershow Spectacular at Stone Mountain Park on Thursday.

For more information, costume downloads and photo contest details, visit www.cowappreciationday.com.

Charity holds meet and greet

DULUTH -- A faith-based, nonprofit organization has scheduled an inaugural meet and greet fundraising event for 11 a.m. July 28 at 800 Sweetwater Park, Bethesda School Road, Duluth.

There will be food, music and talent. New and gently used clothing will be given away to qualified single mothers with children.

Those interested can submit applications to receive clothing prior to the event. Registration begins now and ends July 25.

For more information or to register, visit www.byas2inc.com.

Because You Are Special 2 Inc. is a faith based nonprofit charity organization that has been established to assist low income and/or homeless single parents and families who are in need.

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