Group of 38 Ohio Students Attend 2022 Youth Tour

Delegates at the U.S. Capitol Building

Delegates at the U.S. Capitol Building

Delegates touring the Battlefield at Gettysburg
Delegates touring the U.S. Capitol Building
Delegates meeting with elected officials

After two years off, NRECA’s Youth Tour was back in 2022 and Ohio co-ops sponsored 38 high school students to attend. Delegates are selected and sponsored by their co-ops after an application and interview process.

During the week-long trip, Ohio delegates met with legislators that represent their communities, explored monuments and historic sites, and spent time with delegates from other states across the nation. See below for a full list of Ohio delegates' experiences during the trip. 

  • Met with legislators, including Congressmen Bob Gibbs, Warren Davidson, Jim Jordan, and Bob Latta, and the staff of Senator Sherrod Brown
  • Tour of Gettysburg Battlefield
  • Gettysburg Civil War Museum and Cyclorama
  • Steven F. Udvar Hazy Air & Space Center
  • Tour of Arlington National Cemetery
  • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • Iwo Jima Sunset Parade
  • Tour of Capitol Building
  • Library of Congress
  • Smithsonian National Zoo
  • Natural History & American History Museums
  • Jersey Boys performance at The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
  • World War II Memorial
  • Vietnam War Memorial
  • Lincoln Memorial
  • Korean War Memorial
  • Washington Monument
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
  • Youth Day Ceremony
  • Potomac River Boat Dinner Cruise with other states' delegates
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