Chamber scholarships

Winners of $500 scholarships funded by the Del Rio Chamber of Commerce and some of its member businesses, from left, Alex Riley Rawald, Mia Martinez, Joseph Sulaica, Ariana Solorio, Christopher Sandoval, Juan Alfonso Gallegos, Diego De Leon and Danielle Hoyer. Not pictured is Bernardo Meza. At far right are Margo and Skip Baker of Mr Gatti’s, one of the chamber businesses that funded the scholarships.

Generous donations from five local businesses and the Del Rio Chamber of Commerce funded scholarships for nine Del Rio high school graduates now on their way to college.

Each of the following donated $500 apiece to fund the scholarships: Amigo Children’s Dentistry, Continental Ranch/Marilyn Martin Hunt Memorial Scholarship, the Air Force Federal Credit Union, Mr Gatti’s, The Bank & Trust and the Del Rio Chamber of Commerce/Convention and Visitors Bureau/Donna Langford and Linda Henderson Memorial Scholarship.

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