The following is a press release submitted to WDAM7 from Forrest General Hospital. For more details, visit www.forrestgeneral.com or call 601-288-4968.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. – (March 24, 2017) Forrest General's Spirit of Women will hold auditions for the 2017-2018 Spirit Girl program on Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13. Interested girls entering grades 7 -12 must call Forrest Health OnCall at 601-288-4968 to request an audition packet or visit www.forrestgeneral.com. Application deadline is Monday, April 24 and audition space is limited. Girls must have an appointment to audition.
The Spirit Girl teen board was developed in an effort to reach young women through events targeted at promoting self-esteem and encouraging healthy lifestyles. Spirit Girls participate in Spirit of Women events, educational programs, community and charitable events throughout the year. Auditions are open to girls who are residents of Covington, Forrest, George, Greene, Hancock, Jasper, Jefferson Davis, Jones, Lamar, Lawrence, Marion, Pearl River, Perry, Pike, Simpson, Smith, Stone, Wayne or Walthall County. Meetings are held once a month on Sunday afternoons from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m.
Spirit of Women® is a national network of American hospitals and healthcare providers that ascribe to the highest standards of excellence in women's health, education, and community outreach. With over 8,500 members, Forrest General is the exclusive Spirit of Women hospital for South Mississippi, having attained Premier status in recognition of strong efforts in moving women to take action for their health!