Upstate woman competing in special needs pageant

Rachel Lewis (Source: Facebook)
Rachel Lewis (Source: Facebook)

GREENVILLE CO. (WSPA) – One Upstate woman is getting the chance to represent South Carolina this weekend at a pageant in Chicago.

Rachel Lewis is competing in the Miss Amazing Pageant in Chicago.

The pageant is designed specifically for girls and women with special needs.

Rachel won the Junior Miss Amazing title on May 1st, and this was her first time competing in a pageant.

In her free time, Rachel serves as a Special Olympics Global Messenger, volunteers at her church, and interns for South Carolina legislators.

With the support of her family, Rachel is ready to bring home the crown, and to continue inspiring girls across the state.

The pageant starts June 30 and wraps up on July 4.

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