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MISS BLACK OHIO-HELENA T. HOWE

I want to be Miss Black Ohio because so that I can make a

difference in our community. I have been a model and feel that

this is a great opportunity for me to help other young ladies.

I am active in my church and have participated in youth

worship programs.

MISS BLACK OHIO TEEN- KALIA BROWN

I want to be Miss Black Ohio To build my self confidence and to be a role model to others. I volunteer my time in the winter coaching little league basketball cheerleading. I also am in several different clubs in my school including: Be The Change club, Renaissance club (we work on improving the school and other school activities), and Leo club (which is a volunteer group. I also am involved with the Delta Sigma Theta mentoring group.