Peggy Gandy's: Social Scene: July 14

Parade, Wine Tasting
By Peggy Gandy pgandy@opubco.com Modified: July 12, 2013 at 6:14 pm •  Published: July 14, 2013
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JUST A TASTE

Event: YMCA'S A Taste of Culture.

What: International Wine Tasting Festival.

Where: Cafe do Brasil restaurant.

Money Raised: $11,000 for the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma's partnerships with YMCAs in Brazil, the Czech Republic, Chile, Mexico and the Sioux Indian Tribe.

A SPECIAL DAY

Event: Miss Oklahoma 2013 Tour of the Children's Hospital.

What: Newly crowned Miss Oklahoma 2013 Kelsey Griswold visited the Children's Hospital in Oklahoma City where she interacted with families and kids with severe illnesses. The Miss America Organization has partnered with Children's Miracle Network Hospitals to raise funds and awareness for children's hospitals throughout the U.S.