The Shiner Chamber of Commerce is proud to introduce the Shiner Chamber of Commerce Youth Action Team (YAT) award. This award will encourage your students (8th Grade-Juniors, of this 2021 CALENDAR year) to experience, hands-on, participation in community events sponsored by the Shiner Chamber of Commerce.
Each student that chooses to participate will receive a recognition award (certificate) at the Shiner Chamber of Commerce Business Expo. This will be a calendar year opportunity that begins every January and continues through December. On our website, students will be responsible for downloading (Youth Action Team Application) and keeping documentation of the hours they have volunteered at any Chamber of Commerce event. Students are asked to check back for the dates and times of these volunteer opportunities as events occur. The Shiner Chamber of Commerce hosts eight events that bring our community together and highlight our Chamber members and their businesses.
If a student completes the Youth Action Team Confirmation form, with the required minimum of eight volunteer hours, they will be presented with a YAT award that they will be publically acknowledged. They will also receive a free ticket to the chamber banquet and be able to apply for a future Shiner Chamber of Commerce Scholarship their Senior year of High School. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Shiner Chamber of Commerce.
The Shiner Chamber of Commerce sponsors scholarship opportunity for Seniors that reside in the Shiner Independent School District Attached you will find the qualifications and application.This scholarship opportunity acknowledges all youth who choose to participate and learn about civic responsibilities through the Shiner Chamber of Commerce. The scholarship recipients will be announced at our Annual Shiner Chamber of Commerce Banquet & Business Expo.
We look forward to working with the youth of Shiner to build a better community!
**The Youth Action Team is a prerequisite for the senior scholarship.**