J3868

Honoring Riley Damiano upon the occasion of being named a Distinguished Finalist in the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

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J3868


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Riley Damiano upon the occasion of being
named a Distinguished Finalist in the Prudential Spirit of Community
Awards

WHEREAS, The State of New York takes great pride in acknowledging its
distinguished youth who have distinguished themselves in their communi-
ty; and
WHEREAS, Riley Damiano has been selected as a Distinguished Finalist
in the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards; and
WHEREAS, Riley Damiano was selected for her Blue Lollipop Project; and
WHEREAS, This project involved Riley Damiano collecting monetary
donations for pediatric cancer research; for every $1 donated, Riley
provided a blue lollipop for a hospitalized child; and
WHEREAS, Riley Damiano was inspired by a child who loved blue lolli-
pops and lost his battle against cancer; and
WHEREAS, Riley Damiano raised $6,000 which was donated to the founda-
tion started by the boy's parents; and
WHEREAS, Riley Damiano also worked with nine hospitals to distribute
the lollipops; and
WHEREAS, Riley Damiano demonstrated the true spirit of this award
through her valuable contributions to the community; now, therefore, be
it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Riley Damiano upon the occasion of being named a Distinguished
Finalist in the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Riley Damiano.

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  • 16 / Feb / 2018
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 28 / Feb / 2018
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 28 / Feb / 2018
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

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Resolutions, Legislative

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