About Our Organization

  • ABOUT US
  • Founded in 2019 by Artistic Director, Choreographer, Dance Educator, and Entrepreneur, Jamie V. Sachs. Under the franchise agreement, Mrs. Sachs is the Executive Director for Miss Riverside City & Miss Grand Terrace, official preliminaries to Miss California & Miss America Organization. The Not-for-profit committee that will volunteer their assistance will feature local Community leaders, Dance Educators, Community Activists, and local businesses. Together, we are a part of over 300,000+ volunteers with the Miss America Organization.

OUR MISSION

Celebrating & honoring diverse young women for their achievements while 

providing opportunities for young women from the Riverside and Grand Terrace California communities. As such, we will help them earn financial and in-kind scholarships to trade schools, colleges and universities. We will assist in achieving their educational goals; while encouraging participation in Miss California & Miss America Organization. We will enhance various opportunities through the coaching of special talents, physical fitness and communication skills; while producing positive role models to properly represent the California communities of Riverside & Grand Terrace; with the goal and opportunity to represent California and America. We will promote and encourage the young women with their volunteerism, mentoring and community service to the general public. Our candidates will mentor girls ages 5-11 through our 

Princess Program!


WHAT WE DO

We produce 2 local programs: Miss Riverside City with Miss Riverside City’s Outstanding Teen & Miss Grand Terrace with Miss Grand Terrace’s Outstanding Teen, official preliminaries to; Miss California & Miss America Organization. We recruit candidates from the cities of Riverside & Grand Terrace, help them prepare by coaching, mentoring, and counseling the candidates as they prepare for one of our scholarship programs depending on which City they are representing. Funds raised through the patronage of local businesses, organizations, and private individuals are awarded in financial scholarships for education and financial assistance for the two different programs assist Miss Riverside City, Miss Riverside City’s Outstanding Teen, Miss Grand Terrace, Miss Grand Terrace’s Outstanding Teen to meet the expenses associated with this type of program expenses. We award $500 to our Miss Title Holder & $250 to our Teen Title Holder. We are official preliminaries of Miss California & Miss America Organization which awards thousands of dollars to title holders as a part of over 30 million dollars in scholarship assistance awarded annually by the Miss America Organization.


GENERAL POLICIES

Candidates are to make a donation of $100.00 (Non-Refundable) to the “Children’s Miracle Network”, A Nationally Sponsored program by the Miss America Organization. The donation MUST be made no later than 11:59pm, 7 days before your program. The donation of $100.00 MUST be paid through the “Children’s Miracle Network” website: www.missamerica4kids.org, with proof of payment immediately provided.


• Must maintain the basis for eligibility throughout the local and state programs.


• There are no limits on the number of programs an entrant may enter within a single year. An entrant may enter any local program (closed or open) if she meets the eligibility requirements for that specific local program. However, if she becomes a titleholder, she cannot participate in any other similar and/or like events during that year.


• A current titleholder is not permitted to enter the same program in which she won a title the previous year, even if multiple titles are being awarded. She may, however, enter any other program for which she is eligible.



 MISS  |  TEEN  |  PRINCESS 

ELIGIBILITY

MISS ELIGIBILITY

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Riverside City & 

Grand Terrace

To become a title holder, A “Miss” candidate must be 18 years old and a high school graduate or equivalent no later than July 31, and not more than 25 years of age on December 31, 2020. You must be single, never married, never had children, a U.S. citizen, reside, work, or attend school within San Bernardino or Riverside County, and of good moral character. 

The Miss Title holder will receive a $500 Education Scholarship!

TEEN ELIGIBILITY

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Riverside City & 

Grand Terrace

Teens may be 12 years old but must be 13 by the start of Miss California in June 2020. Ages 12 to 17-year-old high-school graduates and non-graduates, as well as 18-year-old non-graduates as of July 31, are eligible as a Teen with the same standards as the “Miss” Candidates. You must be single, never married, never had children, a U.S. citizen, reside, work, or attend school within San Bernardino or Riverside County, and of good moral character.

 Teens need to sale ad space in our program. The Teen Title Holder will receive a $250 education Scholarship! 

PRINCESS ELIGIBILITY

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Riverside City & 

Grand Terrace

The Princess Program introduces girls, ages 5-11, to a non-competitive fun-filled experience. Our princesses will spend time with our Miss Riverside City & Miss Grand Terrace candidates and build special friendships at events such as our Ballerina Tea Party. Each participant will receive a tiara, a Princess t-shirt and a ticket to the program. She will also participate in a special etiquette class taught by our Executive Director, Jamie V. Sachs. Princess Program participants will learn a dance routine and perform onstage representing their home city on the night of the Miss Riverside City or the Miss Grand Terrace Program. On that same night, each of our Princesses will receive a special recognition on stage. To participate, please email your Princesses name, age & City to: [email protected]

MAO | MRCGT

CONTRACT

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Riverside City & 

Grand Terrace

Miss America Organization

"MAO" Contract Form for MISS & TEEN Candidates.

TALENT | RESUME FORMS

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Riverside City & 

Grand Terrace

Talent & Resume forms for MISS & TEEN Candidates.

SCHOLARSHIP REQUEST FORMS

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Riverside City & 

Grand Terrace

"Miss" & "Teen" 

Title holders Scholarship Request Forms.

PROGRAM ADVERTISING FORMS

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Riverside City & 

Grand Terrace

Advertising forms for Miss Riverside City & 

Miss Grand Terrace. Low rates to advertise your business & assist in helping our scholarship program!

ORIENTATION DATES | TIMES

Sponsored | Host Location:

Inland Empire Contemporary Ballet

2050 E. La Cadena Dr, Stes. E/F, Riverside, CA 92507

PLEASE RSVP to: [email protected] at least 2 days prior with your name/age/City

in the subject line!


PLEASE ATTEND THE FINAL ORIENTATION 


RIVERSIDE & GRAND TERRACE, CALIFORNIA

Miss Riverside City | Miss Riverside City's Outstanding Teen Orientation's

SATURDAY, AUGUST 31, 2019 4:00 PM-5:00 PM

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DIRECTIONS

*Corona/Riverside Area*

91 east, exit Spruce turn right, Immediate left on E. La Cadena, follow the curve around to 2050 E. La Cadena, Stes. E/F.

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* Grand Terrace Area*

215 South, exit Columbia turn left on to Columbia, Chicago right, Spruce Right, 

East La Cadena right, follow the curve around to 2050 E. La Cadena, Stes. E/F.

Jamie V. Sachs, Executive Director

Miss America Organization

A top Provider of Scholarship's for 

Young Women since 1921!