Former Miss Iowa pageant winner involved in pageant for girls with disabilities

Abbey Curran, Miss Iowa pageant winner in 2008, is helping girls with disabilities participate in a pageant.  In an interview, Ms. Curran, who has Cerebral Palsy, stated that she has been involved with the pageant for 10 years.  Girls with all types of special needs participate in the pageant.  A documentary about the pageant will air on HBO.  Here is an interview with Ms. Curran about the documentary.

This is an awesome event.  A documentary about this event and Ms. Curran’s life will air on HBO on June 24th at 9:00pm EST.  Here is a trailer for the event.

Can’t you just feel the joy these children are feeling as they compete?