Adrianna David

Maryland 2018

Adrianna David

State:  Maryland

School: University of Maryland

College Major: Communications Studies and Theater

Scholarship Winnings: $11,450

Social Impact Initiative: I am committed to raising awareness and funds for The Kidney Project, a research project with the goal of creating a small, surgically implanted, bioartificial kidney to replace dialysis.

Miss America empowered me to: continue my community service work, raise awareness for The Kidney Project and for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Bio: A graduate of the University of Maryland with BA in Communication Studies and BA in Theatre. Adrianna is Co-Founder of Charities Angels, 501(c)(3) nonprofit of women dedicated to benefit many causes close to their hearts. Adrianna won USASF/IASF Cheerleading World Championships and was voted American Cheerleader Magazine’s Cheerleader of the Year. In the past 5 years, Adrianna raised over $450,000 for The Kidney Project which is developing a bioartifical kidney to replace dialysis, in honor of her cousin. Adrianna’s work and passion for helping others motivates her dream, to become the first Miss America from Maryland.

Photo credit: Yachin Parham