J2227

Honoring CDPHP upon the occasion of its selection as an Outstanding Community Partner by The Food Pantries for the Capital District

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Senate Resolution No. 2227

BY: Senator BRESLIN

HONORING CDPHP upon the occasion of its selection
as an Outstanding Community Partner by The Food
Pantries for the Capital District on October 3, 2019

WHEREAS, It is the custom 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
organizations 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 honor
CDPHP upon the occasion of its selection as an Outstanding Community
Partner by The Food Pantries for the Capital District, to be observed at
its 8th Annual Harvest Evening Celebration on Thursday, October 3, 2019,
at Franklin Plaza in Troy, New York; and

WHEREAS, Established in 1979, The Food Pantries for the Capital
District is a coalition of more than 60 food pantries located in Albany,
Rensselaer, Saratoga, and Schenectady Counties; each year, The Food
Pantries help fund, collect, and deliver 2.9 million pounds of food for
its food member pantries, which helps provide food to 59,000 people for
approximately 3.3 million meals; and

WHEREAS, For many years, CDPHP has been a strong supporter in the
fight against hunger; this compassionate company is being recognized for
its many contributions to The Food Pantries for the Capital District,
and to the people this vital organization serves; and

WHEREAS, Remaining true to its mission, CDPHP supports and promotes
health, wellness and education in its community through philanthropy and
service; and

WHEREAS, CDPHP has established deep roots in the communities it
serves, cultivating close ties and supporting the mission of countless
civic, cultural and charitable organizations; and

WHEREAS, Since its inception in 1984, CDPHP's corporate giving
program has donated millions of dollars and thousands of volunteer hours
to extend the reach and impact of numerous charities, improving the
lives of residents in its service area; and

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those who
enhance the well-being and vitality of their community and have shown a
long and sustained commitment to excellence certainly have earned the
recognition and applause of all the citizens of this great Empire State;
now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor CDPHP upon the occasion of its selection as an Outstanding
Community Partner by The Food Pantries for the Capital District; and be
it further

RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to CDPHP.

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  • 18 / Oct / 2019
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