Congratulating Pascale Stain upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished Girl Scout Gold Award

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  • 03 / Apr / 2013
  • 17 / Apr / 2013
  • 17 / Apr / 2013

Resolution Details

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

WHEREAS, Pascale Stain, through her diligence and rigorous efforts, has
achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious honor, the Girl Scout
Gold Award; a ceremony will be held to recognize her latest accomplish-
ment; 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;
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, For her project, Pascale Stain collaborated with the Refugee
and Immigration Support Services Center, working with immigrant and
refugee children who are new to the area; she taught the children about
local foods and how to use food resources in their new home; and
WHEREAS, Furthermore, Pascale Stain worked on a sustainable garden
program called the Grow, Prepare, and Share program which taught the
children how to garden and cook the food they produced; this vital
program, which took Pascale 400 hours to complete, also provides the
children's family with a cookbook for future reference; 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, Pascale Stain 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 Pascale Stain 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 Pascale Stain.


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