J4127

Commending RotaCare upon the occasion of hosting its 24th Annual Caregiver's Ball, and paying tribute to this year's honorees

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J4127



Senate Resolution No. 4127

BY: Senator HANNON

COMMENDING RotaCare upon the occasion of hosting
its 24th Annual Caregiver's Ball, and paying tribute
to this year's honorees

WHEREAS, It is the practice of this Legislative Body to take note of
and publicly acknowledge individuals of remarkable integrity and
character who have inspired and brought pride to our majestic Empire
State with their strong contributions to the community and model
citizenship; and

WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its
long-standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to
commend RotaCare upon the occasion of hosting its 24th Annual
Caregiver's Ball, and to pay tribute to this year's honorees to be
celebrated on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at the Cherry Valley Country
Club, Garden City, New York; and

WHEREAS, The 2018 honorees include: Maureen E. Clancy, Helmut
Schuler, and the RotaCare Volunteer Senior Leadership Team, who all
serve RotaCare in unique and invaluable ways; and

WHEREAS, Maureen E. Clancy, of Clancy & Clancy Brokerage, Ltd., who
serves as a volunteer and Board Secretary to RotaCare, is receiving the
Lifetime Achievement Award; and

WHEREAS, Helmut Schuler, RotaCare Board Director, is being honored
with the Paul Harris Award; and

WHEREAS, The RotaCare Volunteer Senior Leadership Team, is being
honored with the Community Service Award; and

WHEREAS, These remarkable individuals have given not only of their
time and energies but also of their competence, intelligence and
leadership and consequently have been designated for special
recognition; and

WHEREAS, RotaCare is run entirely by a rotating staff of 100
volunteer physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists,
translators and administrative staff, who care for approximately 800
patients each year with a total of over 2,000 visits to their facility;
and

WHEREAS, After 24 years, RotaCare, a non-profit organization,
continues its mission to facilitate free health care for those who have
the most need and the least access to medical care; this vital mission
is accomplished by a dedicated volunteer staff and the financial
contributions of organizations and individuals committed to making
health care available to all in need; and

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when
individuals 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
commend RotaCare upon the occasion of hosting its 24th Annual
Caregiver's Ball, and to pay tribute to this year's honorees; and be it
further

RESOLVED, That copies of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to the RotaCare Board of Directors; and the aforementioned
honorees.

actions

  • 09 / Mar / 2018
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 13 / Mar / 2018
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 13 / Mar / 2018
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

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Resolutions, Legislative

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