Celebrating the first episode of season 2, back on the podcast we have Gabi Durso who shares all things about her nonprofit, (The Good Night Sleep Tight PJ Program) and after she passed her crown (RIM International Role Model Princess) to her successer. Find all about her year's growth here!
-Reign as a Royal International Miss, International titleholder was a dream come true.....the friendships and experiences are amazing.
-Currently in 4th grade and playing softball on a travel team (CT Impact) and swimming for The Woodbridge Aquatic Club.
-New adventure with the USA Ambassador system. Was crowned USA Ambassador CT Jr. Pre-Teen in November.
-Will head to Tampa in July to compete at nationals and am super excited about this opportunity.
-Still working hard on The Good Night Sleep Tight PJ Program as President and founder.
-Since she last spoke, The Good Night Sleep Tight PJ Program hit some major bench marks and had some major successes:
-Became a 501(c)(3)/non-profit in August of 2021
-Recognized public charity in Connecticut
-Traveled over 19,000 miles personally donating pjs
-Donated over 1,117 pjs and counting and the value is over $9,000 in donations
-The program has expanded out of Connecticut and has now serviced children in 18 different states
-January 17th, 2022 is the 2nd Annual PJ Tour Day in the state of Connecticut and the program will be donating pjs to homeless shelters across the state.
- Looking to expand Internationally and donate in all 50 states.