- Apr 26, 2012: ADOPTED
- Apr 26, 2012: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
- Apr 23, 2012: REFERRED TO FINANCE
LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Victoria A. C. Garloch upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished Girl Scout Gold Award, the most prestigious of Scouting honors WHEREAS, Victoria A. C. Garloch, of Sugar Loaf, New York, through her diligence and rigorous efforts, has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious honor, the Girl Scout Gold Award; and WHEREAS, A Girl Scout Gold Award ceremony will be held in her honor on Saturday, May 5, 2012, at Vision Community Church in Pine Island, New York; and WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding citizens of this Nation; and WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and WHEREAS, Girl Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation; and WHEREAS, Since 1980, Senior Girl Scouts have capped their years of achievement in Girl Scouting with the Girl Scout Gold Award; and WHEREAS, In order to earn the Girl Scout Gold Award, a girl must fulfill five requirements; chief among them is the design and completion of a Gold Award Project; this project must build upon the interests of the girl, provide a service to the community, and be of lasting benefit; and
WHEREAS, A sophomore at Warwick Valley High School, Victoria A. C. Garloch wanted and felt she needed to help those in need in her communi ty; she spoke with her parents and told them she wanted to start a soup kitchen for her Gold Award project; and WHEREAS, Thus the Warwick Community Kitchen was born; working with Vision Community Church, the Warwick Community Kitchen serves monthly meals to those in need of a meal as well as those who want to share the fellowship of their neighbors; and WHEREAS, This outstanding young woman has been involved in Scouting for years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of the necessary achievements; and WHEREAS, Victoria A. C. Garloch is a credit to her family, her school, her community, her State and her Nation, and no doubt her future will be filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to congratulate and honor Victoria A. C. Garloch upon the occasion of her designation as the recipient of a Girl Scout Gold Award; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran smitted to Victoria A. C. Garloch.