LHS students with their certificate for participating in Youth Citizenship Day

Youth Citizenship Day

Pictured: L to R

E. Shivers, O. Poller, and Mary Sue Dougherty, Junior American Citizens Chair, Williamsburg Daughters of the American Revolution, NSDAR. 

 

E.Shivers and O. Poller were chosen by Lafayette to represent their school at the Youth Citizenship Day on April 27, 2019, at Yorktown Settlement and had the opportunity to “practice their citizenship'”. Youth Citizenship Day is sponsored by Williamsburg Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, in partnership with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security.  The picture is of Mrs. Dougherty presenting  “Certificates of Community Service for Youth Citizenship Day.”  E. Shivers and O. Poller helped us to welcome forty-seven participants from twenty-five different countries as American Citizens. Thank you ladies!