Resolution J5977-2013

Commending the Occupations Foundation, Inc. upon the occasion of hosting its 2014 Gala on November 15, 2014

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  • Jun 17, 2014: ADOPTED
  • Jun 17, 2014: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Jun 13, 2014: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION commending the Occupations Foundation. Inc. upon
the occasion of hosting its 2014 Gala on November 15, 2014, and applaud-
ing the honorees of the evening

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize that  the
quality  and  character of life in the communities across New York State
are reflective of the concerned and dedicated efforts of those organiza-
tions and individuals who would devote themselves to the welfare of  the
community and its citizenry; and
  WHEREAS,  Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly  proud  to  commend
the  Occupations  Foundation, Inc. upon the occasion of hosting its 2014
Gala on November 15, 2014, at Anthony's Pier 9, New Windsor,  New  York,
and to applaud the honorees of the evening; and
  WHEREAS, The Occupations Foundation, Inc. is the fundraising organiza-
tion  of  Occupations,  Inc.,  Family Empowerment Council, Inc., and New
Dynamics Corporation, or often referred to as the Occupations System  of
Services; and
  WHEREAS, Together these three organizations address the needs of thou-
sands  in the Hudson Valley through a dynamic system of care, and strive
to improve and enrich lives by providing opportunities and choices; and
  WHEREAS, At its 2014 Gala, the Occupations Foundation, Inc. will honor
Michael and Jennifer Bonura, Joseph and J'aime  Bonura,  and  Brent  and
Mary  Caster with its Vision of Hope Award for their many years of dedi-
cated service to the Foundation and the Hudson Valley community; and
  WHEREAS, Michael and Jennifer Bonura, Joseph and  J'aime  Bonura,  and
Brent  and Mary Caster have distinguished themselves through outstanding
character, leadership, excellence and community  involvement;  they  are
all true assets to society; and
  WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by individuals
for  the benefit of others which Michael and Jennifer Bonura, Joseph and
J'aime Bonura, and Brent and Mary Caster have displayed throughout their
lives; and
  WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when  organiza-
tions and individuals of such noble aims and accomplishments are brought
to  our  attention,  it  is appropriate to publicly proclaim and commend
them for the edification and emulation of others; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
commend the Occupation Foundation, Inc. upon the occasion of hosting its
2014 Gala on November 15, 2014, and to applaud the honorees of the even-
ing; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted  to  the  Occupations  Foundation,  Inc., and the aforementioned
honorees.

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