PUERTO RICO – Beauty With A Purpose Gala brings help to the poorest children. An incredible night for the children of Puerto Rico as hundreds of thousands of dollars were raised for the first ever Caribbean Paediatric Liver and Kidney Transplant Unit in San Juan.
The highlight of the show was our own Miss World, Stephanie Del Valle joining Tenor sensations Il Volo on the stage for a song and a dance!
Even Hurricane Irma could not stop the event from taking place! In these most difficult times following the Hurricane, the true spirit of the Puerto Rican people has shone through!
The final monies raised will be announced later next week by the hospital.
Miss World 2017, will be the 67th edition of the Miss World pageant, it will be held on 18 November 2017 at the Crown of Beauty Theatre, Sanya, China PR. Stephanie Del Valle of Puerto Rico will crown her successor at the end of the event.
FACTOID Il Volo (pronounced is an Italian operatic pop trio, consisting of singers: the baritone Gianluca Ginoble, and two tenors, Piero Barone and Ignazio Boschetto. They describe their music as “popera”. Having won the Sanremo Music Festival 2015, they represented Italy in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna, Austria. They reached third place, but managed to secure a solid first-place victory in the televoting.