Congratulating Christian Grossarth upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Sco...

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Senate Resolution No. 2791

BY: Senator KAPLAN

CONGRATULATING Christian Grossarth upon the
occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of
Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting
honors, on June 18, 2022

WHEREAS, Christian Grossarth, through his diligence and rigorous
efforts, has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank,
Eagle Scout; the Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held on Saturday,
June 18, 2022, at the Church of St. Anne, St. Francis Center, Garden
City, New York; and

WHEREAS, Christian Grossarth is a proud member of Boy Scouts of
America Troop 134; and

WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and

WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and

WHEREAS, Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to the
development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation; and

WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned
by approximately five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished
rank of Eagle Scout; and

WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting
for many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all
of the necessary achievements, including completion of a community
service project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed;

WHEREAS, For his project, Christian Grossarth restored and enhanced
a butterfly and hummingbird garden at Centennial Gardens and Bird
Sanctuary in Floral Park, New York; he cleared out overgrowth, built two
trellis walls and installed a birdhouse, in addition, he also planted
nectar and pollen-rich plants that will attract butterflies and
hummingbirds to the gardens; and

WHEREAS, His dedication to the safety and well-being of the citizens
of Nassau County is represented through his project and demonstrates his
devotion to both community and commitment to others; and

WHEREAS, As he goes forward in his academics and career, Christian
Grossarth plans on pursuing the ideals and principles of the Boy Scouts;

WHEREAS, Christian Grossarth's perseverance in rising through the
ranks to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master
difficult tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a

leader, fully equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex
society; and

WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Christian Grossarth on achieving the rank of
Eagle Scout; and be it further

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


  • 25 / May / 2022
  • 01 / Jun / 2022
  • 01 / Jun / 2022

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