Resolution J1278-2013

Commending Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties, Inc. upon the occasion of receiving the 2013 Community Development Award

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  • Apr 17, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Apr 17, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Apr 15, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  commending Community Foundation of Herkimer and
Oneida Counties, Inc. upon the occasion of its designation as  recipient
of  the  2013 Community Development Award by the Herkimer County Chamber
of Commerce

WHEREAS, it is incumbent upon the people of the State  of  New  York  to
recognize and acknowledge those organizations within our midst that have
made significant contributions to the quality of life therein; and
  WHEREAS,  Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly  proud  to  commend
Community  Foundation  of  Herkimer  and  Oneida Counties, Inc. upon the
occasion of its designation as recipient of the 2013 Community  Develop-
ment Award by the Herkimer County Chamber of Commerce; and
  WHEREAS,  This auspicious occasion will be celebrated at the Chamber's
45th Annual Membership Meeting and Luncheon on Thursday, April 25, 2013,
at the Knights Inn in Little Falls, New York; and
  WHEREAS, The Community Foundation has been a force for improving lives
and promoting philanthropy throughout Herkimer and Oneida counties since
1952; it has made more than  5,200  grants  supporting  causes  such  as
education, healthcare, the arts and the environment; and
  WHEREAS,  Grants  are  generated by 290 Funds that make up The Founda-
tion's endowment, established and advanced by area residents; and
  WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an  organ-
ization  of such noble aims and accomplishments is brought to our atten-
tion, it should be recognized and applauded by all the citizens of  this
great Empire State; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED,  That  this  Legislative  Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties, Inc.  upon
the  occasion  of  its  designation  as  recipient of the 2013 Community
Development Award by the Herkimer County Chamber of Commerce; and be  it
further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties, Inc.

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