News for Chamber

Friday, June 09, 2017
Mission U-Too has announced its sixth annual Feed the Need Annual Gala will be held Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 6:00-10:00 PM at the Bastrop Convention Center located at 1408 Chestnut Street, Bastrop, TX 78602. The fundraiser will be catered by the delicious Southside Market with live country music and dancing by the James Soto Band, as well as a silent auction. Mission U-Too is still more
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Monday, May 22, 2017
We’re proud to announce that Carley Copeland, a Team Member at the Bastrop Chick-fil-A has received a scholarship through Chick-fil-A’s Remarkable Futures initiative. Carley was one of 3,424 students around the country chosen to receive $2,500 to begin or continue their education at the educational institute of their choice. Carley plans to use the funds as she attends Avenue Five more
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Thursday, May 11, 2017
Bastrop ISD Selects Community Partner of the Year (Bastrop) – Bastrop ISD has selected We Believe in BISD as its community partner of the year. An award will be presented by the Board of Trustees on May 16, 2017 during the board meeting to Jolene Jaehne, Chair of the Chamber of Commerce Education Committee, and Becki Womble, President of the Bastrop Chamber of Commerce. For the last more
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Monday, May 08, 2017
Bastrop ISD Partners with University of Texas for $20,000 Grant (Bastrop) – Bastrop ISD was selected as the beneficiary of a coveted $20,000 LRNG Innovators Challenge grant written by Katie McKay, Co-Director of Heart of Texas Writing Project at the University of Texas. The grant, called Choice and Voice: Agency and Audience in a Resilient Rural Texas Community, will involve 10 BISD more
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Monday, May 08, 2017
CRCA Earns Spot on 2016 Texas Honor Roll (Bastrop) – Bastrop ISD is pleased to announce that its early college high school, Colorado River Collegiate Academy (CRCA), has been identified as an Honor Roll school by Educational Results Partnership and the Institute for Productivity in Education. The 2016 Honor Roll recognizes public elementary, middle, and high schools that demonstrate more
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