Congratulating Natalie D'Amico upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished Girl Scout Gold Award

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  • 30 / Apr / 2013

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Natalie D'Amico upon the occasion
of receiving the distinguished Girl Scout Gold Award, the most presti-
gious of Scouting honors, on May 10, 2013

WHEREAS, Natalie D'Amico, through her diligence and rigorous efforts,
has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious honor, the Girl
Scout Gold Award; the ceremony will be held on Friday, May 10, 2013, at
McKenna Elementary School in Massapequa Park, New York; and
WHEREAS, Natalie D'Amico is a member of Girl Scouts of America Troop
2009, Massapequa, New York; 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, Natalie D'Amico collaborated with the Bris-
tal Assisted Living Facility in Massapequa, New York, to create Bristal
Senior Girl Scout Troop 400, the first adult registered Girl Scout Troop
on Long Island; 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, Natalie D'Amico 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 Natalie D'Amico 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 Natalie D'Amico.


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