Honoring the Board of Directors of Fulmont Community Action Agency, Inc. for special recognition

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring the Board of Directors of Fulmont Commu-
nity Action Agency, Inc. for special recognition on May 6, 2013

WHEREAS, The State of New York takes great pride in acknowledging the
extraordinary public service of its esteemed residents; and
WHEREAS, Fulmont Community Action Agency, Inc. will recognize its
dedicated Board of Directors at a meeting to be held at the Holiday Inn
in Johnstown on May 6, 2013; and
WHEREAS, Fulmont is pleased to recognize its Board as extraordinary
advocates for low-income families and individuals; and
WHEREAS, The Board is currently led by Chair Melissa Schaufelberg,
Vice Chair Monique Simons, Secretary Mark Ford, and Treasurer Ronald
Dievendorf; and
WHEREAS, Members are Peter Ackerbauer, Paul Brady, Terry Bieniek,
Thomas Brownell, Hugh Carville, Jerri Cortese, Ginger Driscoll, Grace
Eglin, Linda Frederick, Vito Greco, Michael Kayes, Eliot King, Gerry
Maring, Ernesto Morales, John Morton II, Richard Ottalagano, Richard
Prestopnik, Michael Ridgway, Adam Schwabrow, Jeremy Spraggs, Robert
VanAvery, Jack Wilson, and Shannon Zabielski; and
WHEREAS, These dedicated members strive to support the Board's mission
which is to improve and expand human services and programs in order to
promote self sufficiency, and improve the quality of life of the social-
ly and economically disadvantaged, as well as to provide services to
promote economic efficiency and stability in Fulton, Montgomery and
surrounding counties; and
WHEREAS, Board members donate generously of their time and expertise
and serve on Board committees, lobby for funding stability, make
personal donations to the agency, conduct fund raising activities, serve
on Neighborhood Advisory Councils, serve on the Head Start Policy Coun-
cil, volunteer in Fulmont's Outreach Centers, and assist with the orien-
tation of new parents at Head Start; and
WHEREAS, The State of New York is pleased to join Fulmont Community
Action Agency, Inc. in recognizing its Board of Directors for its
extraordinary dedication to Fulmont and to the low-income community;
now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor the Board of Directors of Fulmont Community Action Agency, Inc.
for its valuable contributions and dedicated service; and be it further
RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to members of the Board of Directors of Fulmont Community Action
Agency, Inc.


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