Blair Chamber LBCY graduates 24 students

The Blair County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Blair County Youth (LBCY) program graduated 24 students representing Blair County school districts. The ceremony took place on July 30.

LBCY is a Blair County Chamber of Commerce program open to high school sophomores focusing on servant leadership. The youth program is formatted similarly to the Chamber’s adult leadership program. LBCY has been used as a model for leadership youth programs throughout Pennsylvania and the tri-state region. The LBCY curriculum includes an overnight retreat, monthly sessions on community focused topics and a class project.

Members of the 2020 class are:

Devyn Amigh, Hollidaysburg Area High School; Cassie Berkhimer, Claysburg-Kimmel High School; Ashley Brubaker, Williamsburg Community High School; Colin Butler, Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School, Altoona; Hawke Claycomb, Claysburg-Kimmel High School; Raven Criscitello, Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School; Carly Dixon, Central High School, Martinsburg; Marisa Hooper, Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School; Cooper Keen, Bellwood-Antis High School; Aidan Kelly, Altoona Area High School; Mackenzie Kelley, Altoona Area High School; Conor Mauro, Claysburg-Kimmel High School; Danielle Mueller, Altoona Area High School; Jaden Quinn, Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School; Morgan Reighard, Williamsburg Community High School; Noelle Shenk, Hollidaysburg Area High School; Amiradama Smith-Banks, Altoona Area High School; Marian Stephens, Hollidaysburg Area High School; Sofia Veneziano, Altoona Area High School; Joshua Waite, Central High School; Alissa Walker, Williamsburg Community High School; Taelynn Whetstine, Central High School; Tessa Wise, Altoona Area High School; Emily Zhu, Hollidaysburg Area High School.

For more information on LCBY, contact the Chamber at 943-8151.


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