Resolution J4633-2013

Congratulating Kyle Francis Cullin upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting honors



  • Apr 29, 2014: ADOPTED
  • Apr 23, 2014: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Kyle Francis Cullin upon the occa-
sion  of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most pres-
tigious of Scouting honors, on May 17, 2014

WHEREAS,  Kyle  Francis  Cullin,  through  his  diligence  and  rigorous
efforts,  has  achieved  Scouting's  highest  and most prestigious rank,
Eagle Scout; the Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held on Saturday,
May 17, 2014, at Miller Place High School, Miller Place, New York; and
  WHEREAS, Kyle Francis Cullin, the son of Gary and Laurie Cullin, is  a
member of Boy Scouts of America Troop 204; 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 Boy Scouts of America and its members  are  dedicated  to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
  WHEREAS,  The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of  Eagle
Scout; and
  WHEREAS,  This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has  attained  all  of
the  necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
  WHEREAS, For his Eagle project,  Kyle  Francis  Cullin  organized  the
construction  of  Chimney  Swift  Towers  at Cedar Beach in Mount Sinai;
these towers will provide shelter for the threatened Chimney Swift  bird
during  its migration from South America to North America during spring-
time; and
  WHEREAS, Kyle Francis Cullin ably worked with local leaders to  affirm
the  plans for a suitable site, recruited volunteers, and started a bake
sale fundraiser for the project; in addition, he supervised  the  fabri-
cation of the towers and oversaw their final installation; and
  WHEREAS,  Kyle  Francis  Cullin's  perseverance  in rising through the
ranks to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of  his  ability  to  master
difficult tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a lead-
er,  fully  equipped  to meet the challenges of today's complex society;
  WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family,  his  school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his 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  Kyle  Francis  Cullin on achieving the rank of
Eagle Scout; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Kyle Francis Cullin.


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