PennDOT, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful select two Berks students as ‘Young Ambassadors’

(Berks Weekly) The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful have announced the 2023-2024 cohort of Young Ambassadors of Pennsylvania.

The program, administered by KPB, seeks to build community stewards and civic leaders by inspiring, engaging, and empowering young Pennsylvanians to keep their communities beautiful and become ambassadors for a shared vision of a clean and beautiful Pennsylvania.

Students applied to the program and were chosen through a competitive application process, and they have committed to eight months of service as an ambassador while representing and upholding the mission and values of KPB. Overall, 33 students were selected throughout Pennsylvania.

In Berks County, the two selected students include 10th grader Emilee Koch of Wilson High School and 12th grader EzaBella Piccione of Boyertown Area Senior High School.

Read the entire article