Miss America Hopeful Ramsey Carpenter Uses Platform to Raise MS Awareness
September 17, 2014
This July a young woman with multiple sclerosis, a passion for fiddle-playing, and dreams of teaching and spreading MS awareness, took the crown as Miss Kentucky. Ramsey Carpenter, putting her in the running for the 2015 Miss America Pageant. Though Ramsey didn’t take home the Miss America crown, she did make the top 12 finalist list and the favorite contestants list. In her role as Miss Kentucky, where she won a $2000 scholarship, Ramsey sill hopes to take her passion and personal story into the national spotlight to spread MS awareness, and—the ultimate goal—find the cause and cure for the disease.