SOURCE: Tropicana


May 20, 2011 13:37 ET

Tropicana Trop50® to Grant "50 Fabulous Wishes"

First 15 Winners Announced; Contest Continues Through Aug. 31, 2011

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - May 20, 2011) - Tropicana Trop50 -- an innovation that delivers the goodness of juice with 50 percent less sugar and calories and no artificial sweeteners -- is celebrating women who help each other look good and feel fabulous. The "50 Fabulous Wishes" contest will grant 50 winners with $1,000 each to help make their wish to support a friend come true

  • Through Aug. 31, 2011, people can visit Trop50's Facebook to enter a wish in the form of a 100-250 word essay that falls within the following topics during the specified timeframe;

  • May 1 through July 2: Celebrate a friend who has a refreshing attitude about looking good and feeling fabulous

  • July 3 through Aug. 31: Honor a friend who helps you look good and feel fabulous with her support

See Official Rules for details.

Wishing It Forward

For every entry received, Trop50 will donate $10 to Dress for Success Worldwide, up to $50,000. Dress for Success promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

"Trop50 helps support goals to look and feel fabulous by offering good nutrition with fewer calories, so we're playing up that connection by giving our fans another way to support each others' efforts to be the best they can be," said Kate Keller, Trop50 marketing director. "The 50 Fabulous Wishes contest is giving people a chance to thank those who have inspired them, and we've been moved by the amazing stories our fans have shared."

Nearly 1,900 wishes have been submitted so far, including inspirational stories that celebrate a wide spectrum of personal successes, honor friends for accomplishments big and small, and support family members reaching for their dreams.

The first 15 winners of the first entry period, who wished to honor a friend who made a positive change in the New Year, will each receive $1,000 to help make their wish come true.

For additional information, list of winners, video and more, visit