Congratulating Adam Joseph Film upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout

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Senate Resolution No. 796

BY: Senator JORDAN

CONGRATULATING Adam Joseph Film upon the occasion
of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout,
the most prestigious of Scouting honors, on June 19,

WHEREAS, Adam Joseph Film, 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 19, 2021, at VFW No. 7466, Poestenkill, New York; and

WHEREAS, Adam Joseph Film is a member of Boy Scouts of America Troop
528, in Poestenkill; 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, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;

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
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and

WHEREAS, For his project, which benefitted the Dyken Pond
Environmental Center, Adam Joseph Film used his skills to build a
floating fishing dock; he deconstructed the old dock near Cabin 2 at the
Center before constructing a new one which was twice the size and made
of better quality materials; furthermore, he helped clear the rocky
shoreline of moss and overgrown vegetation that got in the way of
fishing lines; and

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

WHEREAS, Adam Joseph Film'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
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 Adam Joseph Film on achieving the rank of Eagle
Scout; and be it further

RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to Adam Joseph Film.


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