J1706

Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of Child Care Council of Nassau, Inc., and paying tribute to its five outstanding honorees

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J1706


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commemorating the 40th Anniversary of Child Care
Council of Nassau, Inc., and paying tribute to its five outstanding
honorees

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 commem-
orate the 40th Anniversary of Child Care Council of Nassau, Inc., and to
pay tribute to its five outstanding honorees; this milestone occasion
was celebrated at the "Four Decades for Children" Anniversary Gala on
Thursday, April 25, 2013, at The Carltun in Eisenhower Park, East Mead-
ow, New York; and
WHEREAS, For 40 years, Child Care Council of Nassau, Inc. has provided
critical services to families as well as to the providers who care for
their young children; and
WHEREAS, The five outstanding individuals recognized by Child Care
Council of Nassau at its gala celebration have not only contributed much
to its mission, but are also exemplars of its singular accomplishments
over the course of four triumphant decades; and
WHEREAS, Gloria Wallick, former Child Care Council of Nassau Executive
Director, is honored posthumously for providing 23 years of exemplary
leadership; and
WHEREAS, Judith Davidson Moyers represents the 1970s, Child Care Coun-
cil of Nassau's startup decade, and its success in meeting the local
need for child care services; and
WHEREAS, Janet Walerstein, current Executive Director of Child Care
Council of Suffolk, represents the 1980s and Child Care Council of
Nassau's significant impact on public policy; and
WHEREAS, Valerie McCarthy, who ably served Child Care Council of
Nassau as Board President for many years, represents the 1990s and the
strength of its volunteerism and development; and
WHEREAS, Theresa Regnante, current President and CEO of United Way of
Long Island, represents the 2000s and Child Care Council of Nassau's
successful building of community partnerships; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when individ-
uals and organizations of such noble aims and accomplishments are
brought to our attention, they should be celebrated and recognized by
all the citizens of this great Empire State; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the Child Care Council of Nassau,
Inc., and to pay tribute to its five outstanding honorees, as well as
the staff, volunteers and supporters who have contributed to its success
over the decades; and be it further
RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to the Child Care Council of Nassau, Inc. and the aforementioned
honorees.

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  • 03 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 07 / May / 2013
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 07 / May / 2013
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

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