- Carla Guelvo Acevedo: Miss Puerto Rico
- Focus on mental health
- Success in the Miss Universe preliminary competition
In an interview with Telemundo, Carla Guelfo Acevedo shared what she wants to achieve during her participation in the Miss Universe 2023 pageant.
She expressed, “Leaving a legacy by showing how connected we beauty queens are to our community.”
In this same conversation, Miss Puerto Rico said that she, like the other participants, has the power to be heard, so they take on this responsibility with love.
“In my own case, I focused on mental health and community work and how we can do so much more,” she revealed.
“I represent my home”
Before concluding this interview, Carla Guelfo Acevedo confirmed that what she is most proud of is that she represents her country.
“I represent my country, my culture, my personality, the people I love, a country that has seen me grow,” he commented.
In the end, the Miss Universe participant commented, saying that it was a great honor to carry Puerto Rico on her chest.
“I always dreamed of it…but it was never given to me, it was given to me in this other space, so it is a dream come true for me,” he concluded.
Carla Guelfo Acevedo, a true winner
Originally from the municipality of Patillas, Puerto Rico, Carla Guelvo Acevedo was born on July 19, 1998. She is currently 25 years old.
Before being crowned Miss Puerto Rico, she won the Miss Supranational Miss Puerto Rico pageant in 2021.
As if that was not enough, she won first place in the Miss Supranational competition in the same year, so will she win the Miss Universe 2023 title?
Regarding her academic preparation, Carla Enellis is currently pursuing a graduate degree in Psychology. Waste of talent.
“Let’s start healing”
According to information from the As portal, Carla Guelvo Acevedo founded a non-profit organization called “Let’s Start Healing”.
Its goal is to impact the mental health of Puerto Ricans through educational projects, community work, and the promotion of social justice.
This Miss Universe contestant is inspired by the perseverance she has witnessed “in people’s personal journeys.”
The word that would best describe Miss Puerto Rico, according to her, is “bold.” If he could, he would communicate with animals.
Carla Guelfo Acevedo leaves everyone in awe
As reported by the El Nuevo Día portal, Carla Guelvo Acevedo made a big impact in the Miss Universe 2023 preliminaries.
On the catwalk, Miss Puerto Rico left everyone with their mouths open in her swimsuit. It was one of the most applauded.
As if that wasn’t enough, the yoga instructor also wowed in an evening dress designed by designer Angel Guzman.
“We wanted her to look like Miss Universe from today,” revealed Edgar Ramos, the young woman’s fashion designer, who emerged as one of the favorites.
Voices of Change has reached the finals
The final of the Miss Universe 2023 pageant has not yet been held, and Carla Guelfo Acevedo has already received a well-deserved award in the preliminary stage of this beauty pageant.
According to information from El Nuevo Día, Miss Puerto Rico is among the finalists for Voices of Change.
Representatives of Angola, Brazil, Chile, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, Ukraine and Zimbabwe were also selected. There will be three winners.
Finally, it should be noted that the Puerto Rican, in the traditional costume competition, will wear an apparatus representing the San Sebastian Street Festival.