J1756

Honoring TD Bank N.A. upon the occasion of its designation as a 2013 SUNY New Paltz School of Business Hall of Fame inductee, on May...

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J1756


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring TD Bank N.A. upon the occasion of its
designation as a 2013 SUNY New Paltz School of Business Hall of Fame
inductee, on May 9, 2013

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body to commend those
illustrious businesses within the State of New York whose focus and
intent have made a substantial impact on the quality of life in their
communities; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to honor TD
Bank N.A. upon the occasion of its designation as a 2013 SUNY New Paltz
School of Business Hall of Fame inductee, as distinguished recipient of
the Dean's Award of Excellence; and
WHEREAS, The Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place on Thurs-
day, May 9, 2013, at the Wiltwyck Golf Club in Kingston, New York; and
WHEREAS, TD Bank N.A. has earned this prestigious award in recognition
of the spirit of community and civic engagement which embodies the very
core of its corporate citizenship philosophy; and
WHEREAS, TD Bank N.A. is one of the 10 largest banks in the United
States, with more than 27,800 employees and deep roots in the community
dating back more than 150 years; and
WHEREAS, TD Bank N.A. is committed to making a meaningful and positive
contribution to the individuals, families, businesses, and communities
within its marketplace, with particular emphasis on promoting economic
empowerment, youth development and community involvement; and
WHEREAS, Through the TD Charitable Foundation, TD Bank N.A. provides
significant and essential financial assistance to health and human
services organizations, as well as for a wide variety of cultural and
community events; and
WHEREAS, TD Bank employees, the company's greatest asset, exemplify
the corporate objectives and philosophy of "giving back" to those they
serve; each year they donate more than 250,000 volunteer hours, by serv-
ing on boards, working in schools, and supporting local non-profit
organizations in countless ways; and
WHEREAS, Some of the associations supported by TD Bank employees
include the United Way, March of Dimes, Special Olympics and Junior
Achievement; and
WHEREAS, TD Bank N.A. assiduously works day after day, year after
year, to make communities stronger, more vibrant, and prosperous through
the efforts of their employees and their ongoing financial commitment;
and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when businesses
of such noble aims and accomplishments are brought to our attention,
they should be celebrated and recognized by all the citizens of the
great State of New York; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor TD Bank N.A. upon the occasion of its designation as a 2013 SUNY
New Paltz School of Business Hall of Fame inductee; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to TD Bank N.A.

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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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