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Support Maria and The Children’s Lifesaving Foundation: Vote Nov. 4-20 on WomenofWorth.com, Facebook and Twitter!

NEW YORK (Nov. 4, 2013) – Maria D’Angelo has been selected a Woman of Worth honoree by L’Oréal Paris for her outstanding work with The Children’s Lifesaving Foundation. Maria is one of 10 women from across the country to receive the prestigious Women of Worth award this year in acknowledgment of her charitable efforts and perseverance in making a difference in the community!

YOU CAN VOTE DAILY TO SUPPORT THE CLF in winning $25,000! Here’s How:

As a 2013 Women of Worth honoree Maria will receive $10,000 for her charitable cause and will be celebrated at a distinguished awards ceremony hosted by L’Oréal Paris on Dec. 3 in New York. Support Maria and her important cause by voting now through Nov. 20 for her to become the National Honoree and recipient of an additional $25,000. Cast your vote daily!

“I’ve always felt it was my calling to help others, and it’s so inspiring to be recognized by L’Oréal Paris with this award,” said Maria D’Angelo, L’Oréal Paris Woman of Worth honoree and President and CEO of The Children’s Lifesaving Foundation. “I truly believe that all children deserve to feel a sense of hope and confidence for the future, regardless of their family background or socioeconomic circumstances. With the aid of this grant, The Children’s Lifesaving Foundation will be able to reach even more at-risk and homeless families to make a difference in their lives and help them realize their potential.”

“Society’s focus on women leadership and female empowerment has reached a fever pitch, and the L’Oréal Paris family is proud to amplify this dialogue as we celebrate this year’s incredible Women of Worth honorees who have worked so hard and sacrificed so much to serve others and accelerate change in their communities,” said L’Oréal Paris President, Karen T. Fondu. “With passionate vision and ambition, these women are truly emblematic of our brand heritage and philosophy, ‘Because You’re Worth It,’ and we are honored to share their stories as they inspire us all to make a beautiful difference.”