J1720

Commending the Rotary Club of Flushing upon the occasion of its designation for special recognition by the Poppenhusen Institute

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J1720


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending the Rotary Club of Flushing upon the
occasion of its designation for special recognition by the Poppenhusen
Institute

WHEREAS, From time to time this Legislative Body takes note of certain
extraordinary organizations it wishes to recognize for their valued
contributions to the success and progress of society and publicly
acknowledge their endeavors which have enhanced the basic humanity among
us all; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to commend
the Rotary Club of Flushing upon the occasion of its designation for
special recognition by the Poppenhusen Institute, to be celebrated at
its Spring Dinner on Saturday, May 11, 2013, in College Point, New York;
and
WHEREAS, Established in 1953 and celebrating its 60th Anniversary in
2013, the Rotary Club of Flushing provides civic minded professionals
with an enjoyable and organized way to support its community and the
needy areas of the world; the Club is a longtime supporter of Poppenhu-
sen Institute; and
WHEREAS, In addition, the Rotary Club of Flushing is an advocate of
many community organizations such as Ronald McDonald House, Bayside
Little League, New York Hospital Queens and Child Center of New York
just to name a few; the Club stands out as a leader, where its members
regularly travel internationally to help alleviate poverty by providing
housing support, access to clean water, all in support of the Gift of
Life program; and
WHEREAS, The Rotary Club of Flushing also infuses young people with
the community service spirit by spearheading an annual scholarship award
program to local high schools; and
WHEREAS, A true asset to society, the Rotary Club of Flushing's
distinguished record merits the recognition and respectful tribute of
this Legislative Body; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend the Rotary Club of Flushing upon the occasion of its designation
for special recognition by the Poppenhusen Institute; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to the Rotary Club of Flushing.

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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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