HEY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS,

WANT TO GET INVOLVED IN YOUR CO–OP AND COMMUNITY?

Watch the Youth Ambassadors in action

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YOUTH AMBASSADORS

WHAT IS IT?
If you’re a high school student and you live on Eau Claire Energy Cooperative lines, consider Youth Ambassadors! You’ll learn first hand about cooperatives and energy issues, gain leadership skills, and participate in community service projects. You’ll also make lifelong friends and have a ton of fun!

Want to make your high school years memorable?
HOW IT WORKS
  • Attend monthly meetings from September to May
  • Enjoy great food!
  • Participate in community service projects
  • Explore issues that are important to you
  • Apply for Youth Leadership Conferences, including one to Washington D.C.
  • HAVE FUN!

MEETINGS

Meetings are usually 12:00-1:30pm on the third Wednesday of the month. Most meetings are located at Eau Claire Energy Cooperative. Community Service Projects are normally evenings and Saturdays.

MONTHLY MEETING

09/16/2020


Location: Virtual meeting via ZOOM at 12:00pm


YA 2020 Kickoff! Hear from new Youth Ambassadors Coordinator, Adam, and play some fun games! Did I mention there will be prizes!?!

MONTHLY MEETING

10/21/2020


Location: Virtual meeting via ZOOM at 12:00pm


Hear from Ashley Schulner of Outlaw Farms, LLC; a unique setting with a very unique collection of critters! Students will also learn the winners of the Youth Ambassadors Great Pumpkin Decorating Contest! This year's theme: Go Green! **Pumpkins available for Youth Ambassadors to pick up at Highland Avenue office space**

MONTHLY MEETING

11/18/2020


Location: Virtual meeting via ZOOM at 12:00pm


Hear from Ben Bella - Eau Claire Energy Cooperative Safety & Compliance Officer on electrical safety topics.

MONTHLY MEETING

01/20/2021


Location: Virtual meeting via ZOOM at 12:00pm


Hear from Jeff Springer of Dairyland Power Cooperative, Eau Claire Energy Coop's wholesale power provider. Jeff will take a deeper look at the world of EVs, including major advancements made in the last year and what Diaryland Power Coop is doing to help build out EV charging infrastructure.

MONTHLY MEETING

02/17/2021


Location: TBD at 12:00pm


Events & topics TBD. Meeting adjourns by 1:30pm.

MONTHLY MEETING

03/10/2021


Location: To be determined


Christina Thrun - Chippewa Valley Homebuilders Association & ADM Construction will lead us through a site tour of a home being constructed for the Parade of Homes! THIS WILL BE AN ON-SITE TOUR! Dress accordingly.

MONTHLY MEETING

04/21/2021


Location: TBD at 12:00pm


Jesse Green - WaterSource Heating & Cooling and Green Energy will discuss great renewable energy sources: Geothermal and Solar energy!

MONTHLY MEETING

05/12/2021


Location: TBD at 12:00pm


YA Graduation! Meeting adjourns by 1:30pm.

Want to go to Washington D.C.?

If you are a Youth Ambassador, you may be able to attend this exciting tour of our nation's capitol!

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