Resolution J1914-2013

Congratulating Rebecca Hargis upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished Girl Scout Gold Award

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  • May 21, 2013: ADOPTED
  • May 21, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • May 17, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  congratulating Rebecca Hargis upon the occasion
of receiving the distinguished Girl Scout Gold Award, the  most  presti-
gious of Scouting honors, on June 26, 2013

WHEREAS, Rebecca Hargis, through her diligence and rigorous efforts, has
achieved  Scouting's  highest and most prestigious honor, the Girl Scout
Gold Award; the ceremony will be held on Wednesday, at  June  26,  2013;
and
  WHEREAS,  Rebecca  Hargis  is  a  member of The Girl Scouts of Suffolk
County; 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,  The  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,  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, Rebecca Hargis 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 Rebecca Hargis upon the occasion  of  her  desig-
nation as recipient of the Girl Scout Gold Award; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Rebecca Hargis.

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