On Tuesday, May 21st the Medina Valley FFA Chapter celebrated their 50th anniversary since chartered in 1969 by filling the room full of old FFA jackets and pictures to show the years of hard work and dedication. Joining in on this celebration were 280 members and guests. Along with awarding leadership, career, speaking, graduating seniors, livestock and ag mechanics awards, the FFA chapter earned a total of $8,400 in scholarships from the Medina Valley FFA Booster Club and the Ricks and Loessberg families.
The scholarships winners included Eileen Zinsmeister, Morgan Edens, Taylor Bendele, Matthew Sapp, Sofia Lozano, Jensen Griffin, and Mason Forrest.
Supervised Agricultural Experience Awards: Rabbits - Emily Boehme Poultry - Blaze Brown Swine - Logan Echtle Equine - Savana Meyer Cattle - Tori French Commercial Cattle - McKenna Tschirhart Goats - Lane Canada Sheep - Kaleb Friesenhahn
Top FFA Member Grade Level Awards: Freshman - Savannah Persyn Sophomore - Amy Zinsmeister Junior - Garrison Garza Seniors - Morgan Edens & Eileen Zinsmeister
The Medina Valley FFA Chapter is thankful for all the love and support and is looking forward to another 50 years in the FFA.
Medina Valley FFA 2019-2020 Officer Team: (left to right): Victoria Juarez, Ainsley Burns, Amy Zinsmeister, Garrison Garza, Olivia Garza, Savannah Persyn, Mckenna Tschirhart, Kenneth Henson, Leksi Martinez, and Tori French.
Jason Ricks Memorial Scholarship (left to right): Morgan Edens, Mrs. Clara Ricks, and Eileen Zinsmeister.