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Project Beautiful - Inside and Out is a Michigan-based non-profit organization launched in March 2015.  Our mission is to build confidence and inspire hope as individuals and families rebuild their lives.  We partner with other service organizations to create moments and experiences that bring smiles to people when they need it most. Think of us as “the icing on the cake”!

In four years, we have infused over $200,000 and countless smiles into our community through events and programs in partnership with nearly 30 Metro Detroit service organizations. Thank you for your interest and support!


Upcoming Event: HORSEPOWER FOR HOPE!

Sunday, September 29, 2019, 1 - 4pm at M1 Concourse, Pontiac

With Special Warrior Guests from DC Strong, Kids Gala, Kids Kicking Cancer and The Rainbow Connection. TICKETS ON SALE NOW!


 "MOTOR CITY MINGLE" at the Concours d'Elegance of America

July 26, 2019, Inn at St. John's, Plymouth, MI

Photo Credit: John Keep, Derrick Martinez with SEEN Magazine, event attendees.

Friends of Project Beautiful modeling fashions by Dolce Moda.

Friends of Project Beautiful modeling fashions by Dolce Moda.

Concours Grand Marshal, Wayne Carini, enjoying the Motor City Mingle!

Concours Grand Marshal, Wayne Carini, enjoying the Motor City Mingle!

2019 “BEST IN DRESS” Winners: Sydney Gilles and Chris Campanale!!

2019 “BEST IN DRESS” Winners: Sydney Gilles and Chris Campanale!!

What a fun and amazing evening for Project Beautiful - Inside and Out as the Charity Partner for the Concours d’Elegance of America’s “Motor City Mingle” event!! Over 175 guests enjoyed a Fashion Show by Dolce Moda Boutique in Birmingham, great silent auction items, and an exciting live auction! We are so grateful to be part of the Concours d’Elegance of America for a fourth year in a row!

We would like to thank event partners Tapper’s Jewelry, UBS - The Mistry Group, and Dolce Moda boutique in Birmingham. Special thanks to Dolce Moda owners, Jenny and Alyssa, for all of their hard work coordinating and putting on the fashion show, and to our friends that graciously agreed to model!

CONGRATULATIONS to our 2019 “BEST IN DRESS” model couple — Sydney Gilles and Chris Campanale!!

CLICK HERE for full write-up and more photos!


CATFIGHT FOR THE CROWN Raises $145,000 for The Ruth Ellis Center!!!

June 7, 2019 at The Fillmore, Detroit MI

WINNER / MISS KITTY 2019: Miss Florida, Rita Pamphlet - ANTHONY MANNINO!!! PC: Justin Munter.

WINNER / MISS KITTY 2019: Miss Florida, Rita Pamphlet - ANTHONY MANNINO!!! PC: Justin Munter.

Project Beautiful - Inside and Out was honored and thrilled to be the Presenting Sponsor for Catfight for the Crown for a second year!! Catfight is an amateur drag pageant produced by Harris Van Cleef that in just two short years, has raised an AMAZING $255,000 for The Ruth Ellis Health and Wellness Center!  Seven contestants IN DRAG competed in Talent, Swimsuit, Evening Wear and Interview -- it was a fun and hilarious night like nothing we have ever seen!!

Huge thanks and congratulations to all of the contestants who gave so much of themselves to make this event a success:

  • WINNER / MISS KITTY 2019: Miss Florida, Rita Pamphlet - ANTHONY MANNINO

  • 1st Runner Up: Miss Ohio, Alexis De’Vil - JERREL BELL

  • 2nd Runner Up: Miss New Jersey, Atlantica Hoeboken - GEOFFERSON SCOTT

  • 3rd Runner Up: Miss Alaska, Paige Turner - RUSS SIMON

  • Miss Connecticut, Candy Van De Camp - JESSE NEMER

  • Miss New York - Lucy Poussey - JOHN PRAKAPAS

  • Miss Texas, Barbara Cue - STEVE ABOOD

For complete write up and more photos, click here!


MOTHER'S DAY 2019 - AT 4 METRO DETROIT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTERS

Benefiting: First Step, Haven, Interim House and Turning Point

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For Mother’s Day 2019, Project Beautiful - Inside and Out was again at four Metro Detroit domestic violence shelters: First Step in Wayne County, Haven in Oakland County, Interim House in Detroit, and Turning Point in Macomb County.

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Our contributions consisted of a catered brunch at each shelter for the women and their families, gift bags for the women valued at $100+, $1000 - $1500 worth of needs list items to each shelter (personal, beauty and baby care items, feminine hygiene items, bras, panties, PJ's, cleaning products and more), Inspirational Quote board for each shelter created at our Panties in a Bunch Brunch by attendees, andd onation of $1500 - $2000 per shelter for a project of their choice.  

Click Here for full write-up and more photos!


UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Sunday, September 29, 2019: Horsepower for Hope at M1 Concourse. VIP Guests: families from DC Strong, Kids Gala, Kids Kicking Cancer and Rainbow Connection. Tickets on sale now!