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BEC youth program: Destination D.C.


Bandera Electric Cooperative will sponsor four BEC members’ children for an all-expense paid “Trip of a Lifetime” to Washington, D.C., June 6 through 15. We encourage all sophomores, juniors and seniors to apply for this opportunity by completing the Government-in-Action Youth Tour application and essay. Youth Tour Winners will be chosen anonymously.
While in our nation’s capital, students will participate in guided tours of historic sites, museums and congressional offices where they will meet their members of Congress. Youth Tour 2018 highlights include:
• Capitol Hill to visit with members of Congress
• The Capitol Building
• Library of Congress
• Arlington National Cemetery
• Smithsonian Institution
• Jefferson, Lincoln and Franklin Delano Roosevelt memorials
• Vietnam, World War II and Korean memorials
• Washington Monument
Please visit our website to complete an application at Applications are due on or before Jan. 17, 2018.
About Bandera Electric
Bandera Electric Cooperative currently serves more than 25,000 members and provides electric service to more than 34,000 meters in a seven-county territory in the Texas Hill Country. As a member-owned cooperative, BEC continually searches for new, innovative programs to promote energy efficiency and quality member service. Find more information about BEC at or by calling 866-226-3372.