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VH1’S Basketball Wives Meeka Claxton, Daughters Aniya Simone and London Renee, Set To Host The 2nd
By: POYED by Velvette and Sweets Girlz
The 2nd Annual PINK Pamper Expo and Fundraiser, was created by partners Velvette Mattison, POYED by Velvette and Nerissa Malloy, Sweetz Girls, who coupled their passion for philanthropy. “Meeka Claxton, is the essence of what this event represents. A doting mother, great entrepreneur and a role model not only for daughters Aniya and London but young girls and woman that look up to her”, says both partners Velvette and Nerissa.
Guests will have the opportunity to spend time with Meeka and her daughters, in addition to, an incredible day of pampering, beauty services and shopping from local and national brands. Guests will get the opportunity to participate in a one-on-one Mother & Daughter Vision Board Workshop with Lucinda Cross, Author and Motivational Speaker seen on the Today Show and Featured in Essence Magazine. Shop and be pampered from the following brands: Eloquent Essentials, SheCuteBKNY, Mary Kay, Shocolate Kisses, Soul Purpose, Positive Teen Seen, Faithwear Accessories & Apparel, Fat Girl Lovez Cake, Studio Style NYC, IT Works, Traci Lynn, Elles Elations, Bratty Princess, Time of the Month, BodyRocker, CCS Treats, Original Housewives Collection, Pretty With A Purpose, Le Belle Boutique, The Party Spa, Sweet B Wines, Kimo Bentley Collection, Bee’s Body, TNY Skin and Daisy Spa Kids. In addition, to an amazing checklist of services, guests will enjoy various beauty bars, complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, entertainment and gifting items to compliment everyone’s shopping and pampering experience. In addition, PINK carpet interviews will be covered by media partners: Everything Girls Love (EGL), Women to Women and The G.O.O.DLife Radio Show.
The organization benefiting from the 2nd Annual PINK Pamper Expo & Fundraiser is EGL (Everything Girls Love) P.U.D. (Partners Uplifting our Daughters). EGL P.U.D. is a Mentorship Program striving to help young girls utilize written expression as a tool for overcoming the emotional obstacles that girls experience while navigating through the journey of womanhood.
ABOUT POYED BY VELVETTE, PINKING OF YOU EVENTS & DESIGN, LLC
POYED by Velvette, Pinking of YOU Events & Design, LLC, is an Event -Catering, Designing, Management, Planning and Staffing Business with a clear mission; to provide exemplary and comprehensive services for their clients. One of the best-kept secrets in New York City - The CEO, Velvette is a visionary, masterminding cutting-edge and classic happenings for clientele. Meticulous, yet refreshingly charming, her vision transforms events into fantasy worlds of exquisite taste. Her attention to detail, superb inventive style + hands-on approach is the formula for a POYED Event.
Mastering her craft she is a certified I.E.W.P (International Event Wedding Planner); Has served on the Board of Directors as Committee Chair for P.R.A.D.A. 501c3 not for profit since Jan’ 2014. Velvette is committed to providing platforms through philanthropic events that give back / empower women and young girls. Like others she juggles life as a mom and wife while advancing her vision and managing her fulltime career as a Media Sales Ops Professional - for leading, corporate organizations such as BET, CENTRIC & FOX Cable Networks and currently WideOrbit Inc.
ABOUT SWEETS GIRLZ INC
Sweets Girlz Inc. was created by Nerissa Malloy in 2015. It is a campaign and upcoming non-profit organization geared towards young girls and ladies including young moms, which will provide, education, peer-mentoring and coaching, scholarships, conferences, summer camps, community activities and more.
Sweets Girlz Inc. are on a mission to "Creating Impactful Women" by pouring our knowledge, time, and skills back into local communities, schools, churches etc. and teaching these ladies to develop entrepreneurial and social skills, serve their communities, to walk in their purpose and make an impact in the WORLD!