J767

Commending Meri Krassner upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by AHRC New York City on April 13, 2019

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J767



Senate Resolution No. 767

BY: Senator PARKER

COMMENDING Meri Krassner upon the occasion of her
designation for special recognition by AHRC New York
City on April 13, 2019

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body that the quality
and character of life in this great Empire State is greatly enriched by
the faithful and diligent work of those individuals who serve to meet
the special needs 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
commend Meri Krassner upon the occasion of her designation for special
recognition by AHRC New York City to be celebrated at its 70th Annual
Dinner on Saturday, April 13, 2019, in The Grand Ballroom at The Grand
Hyatt New York; and

WHEREAS, Meri Krassner is being recognized for her steadfast and
unremitting commitment to AHRC New York City, and the people it serves;
she is a member of this vital organization's Board and is the co-Founder
of the NYC Fair; and

WHEREAS, AHRC New York City is a family governed organization
committed to finding ways for people with intellectual and other
developmental disabilities to build full lives as defined by each person
and supported by dedicated families, staff and community partners; and

WHEREAS, Each year, AHRC New York City touches the lives of over
15,000 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
throughout the five boroughs with a wide range of programs, services and
supports tailored to meet their specific needs; and

WHEREAS, Today, with a membership comprised of thousands of
individuals, primarily persons with intellectual and developmental
disabilities, their families, friends and professionals in the field,
AHRC New York City is one of the largest nonprofit organizations in the
city; and

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those who
unselfishly devote their energy, talent and thoughtful care on behalf of
improving the quality and dignity of life in the community, are worthy
and due full praise and recognition for their noble and dedicated
efforts; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Meri Krassner upon the occasion of her designation for special
recognition by AHRC New York City on April 13, 2019; and be it further

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

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  • 20 / Mar / 2019
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 26 / Mar / 2019
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 26 / Mar / 2019
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

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Resolutions, Legislative

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