Resolution J2138-2011

Congratulating Sarah Meacham on receiving a Girl Scout Gold Award



  • Jun 2, 2011: ADOPTED
  • May 31, 2011: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Sarah Meacham upon the occasion of
receiving  the distinguished Girl Scout Gold Award, the most prestigious
of Scouting honors

WHEREAS, Sarah Meacham, through her diligence and rigorous efforts,  has
achieved  Scouting's  highest and most prestigious honor, the Girl Scout
Gold Award; and
  WHEREAS, Sarah Meacham will receive the award  at  a  Girl  Scouts  of
Northeastern  New  York  ceremony  to be held at the Queensbury Hotel in
Glens Falls, New York on Sunday, June 5, 2011; 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;
  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, Sarah Meacham 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 Sarah Meacham upon the  occasion  of  her  desig-
nation 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 Sarah Meacham.


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