Cricel Castillo to represent Belize in Miss America Latina 2011

Press Release - Miss America Latina Belize - May 25, 2011 - On behalf of Miss America Latina of the World Franchise for the Country of Belize, we hereby congratulate Miss Cricel Castillo 22 years, who recently traveled on American Airlines to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic as teh Representative for Belize on Tuesday 24th May, 2011.

Miss Castillo will be competing with 27 other countries delegates of Latin decent that have arrived in the host country and will be vying for the title and crown for the Miss America Latina 2011.

Miss Castillo's formal application and all others that were sent to our email address was reviewed and approved by our panel of Judges. Miss Castillo has been selected due to her excellent credentials to proudly represent the Latin community of Belize. Miss Castillo has studied at Galen University in Belize and the University of Indianapolis, USA. Her profession is marketing and tourism and her ambition is to pursue a Master's Degree in journalism, law and psychology.

This is the fourth consective year that our Miss America Latina franchise in Belize has been invited to participate in this prestigious event that is held at the Barcelo Beach Resorts of Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. This event has been in existence since 1981 and has crowned many winners.

In 2008, Miss Italy won, in 2009 it 2009 it was Miss Costa Rica, and in 2010 Miss Colombia was victorious and she will be crowning the winner in this year's 2011 contest. The Barcelo Hotel Group, is one of 30 largest chain of hotels in the world, and is one of the major sponsors and host of Miss America Latina over the recent years. This year's event will be held at one of their newest Beach Resort facilities.This is one of the best experiences for our Belizean Delegate, Miss Cricel Castillo, to be hosted by the Miss Latina Worldwide Organization and to be welcomed by the Government of the Dominican Republic.

We thank all sponsors and person who assisted to make this event possible.

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