Resolution J1356-2013

Commending the Eta Nu Sigma Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. upon the occasion of hosting its Golden Mother's Day Scholarship Jazz Brunch

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  • Apr 23, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Apr 23, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Apr 19, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  commending  the  Eta  Nu Sigma Chapter of Sigma
Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. upon the occasion of hosting its Annual  Golden
Mother's Day Scholarship Jazz Brunch

WHEREAS,  It  is  the  sense  of  this Legislative Body to commend those
illustrious organizations within the State of New York whose  focus  and
intent  have  made  a substantial impact on the quality of life in their
communities; and
  WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its  long-
standing  traditions,  this  Legislative Body is justly proud to commend
the Eta Nu Sigma Chapter of Sigma Gamma  Rho  Sorority,  Inc.  upon  the
occasion  of  its Annual Golden Mother's Day Scholarship Jazz Brunch, to
be celebrated on Saturday, May 11, 2013; and
  WHEREAS, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.,  gives  leadership,  service,
and  resources  toward  removing  barriers  and inequalities so that all
people of America may develop their potential and exercise full citizen-
ship; and
  WHEREAS, Chartered on December 21, 1991, the women of the enterprising
Eta Nu Sigma chapter work very hard to uphold the highest  standards  of
womanhood  and excellence; the enterprising Eta Nu Sigma Alumnae Chapter
serves the Brooklyn and Queens, New York, communities; and
  WHEREAS, Eta Nu Sigma's annual hallmark activity is its  Mother's  Day
Scholarship Jazz Brunch, organized to raise scholarship funds, which are
awarded  to  promising college-bound youth; in addition, the brunch also
honors matriarchs in families and neighborhoods, as  well  as  organiza-
tions, that contribute to the lives of youth; and
  WHEREAS,  In  2005, Seven Roses Legacy Foundation, a 501(c)3 organiza-
tion, was founded by members of Eta Nu Sigma Chapter  in  an  effort  to
maximize  the  impact of their charitable activities, such as the Golden
Mother's Day Scholarship Jazz Brunch; the  Foundation's  mission  is  to
serve  the Brooklyn and Queens communities by empowering youth to expand
their cultural horizons, improve their financial literacy and seek high-
er education; and
  WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when  organiza-
tions  of  such noble aims and accomplishments are brought to our atten-
tion, they should be celebrated and recognized by all  the  citizens  of
the great State of New York; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED,  That  this  Legislative  Body pause in its deliberations to
commend the Eta Nu Sigma Chapter of Gamma Rho Sorority,  Inc.  upon  the
occasion  of  hosting  its  Annual  Golden Mother's Day Scholarship Jazz
Brunch; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to the Eta Nu Sigma Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

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