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Legislation #: 120544 Introduction Date: 6/14/2012
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 6/14/2012
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER FORD
Title: Congratulating ThinkFirst of Greater Kansas City on its celebrating 25 years of delivering outstanding traumatic injury prevention and traffic safety programs to youth in Greater Kansas City.

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6/13/2012 Filed by the Clerk's office
6/14/2012 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 120544

 

Congratulating ThinkFirst of Greater Kansas City on its celebrating 25 years of delivering outstanding traumatic injury prevention and traffic safety programs to youth in Greater Kansas City.

 

 

WHEREAS, ThinkFirst of Greater Kansas City is celebrating 25 years of delivering outstanding traumatic injury prevention and traffic safety programs to youth in Greater Kansas City since 1987; and

 

WHEREAS, ThinkFirst of Greater Kansas City promotes seat belt usage, sports and recreation safety, helmet usage, motor vehicle safety, water safety and avoiding violence; and

 

WHEREAS, programs are presented by Voices for Injury Prevention (VIP) speakers that are survivors of brain and spinal cord injuries who, through compelling firsthand testimonies, teach audiences about permanent consequences of injury and how these injuries can be prevented; and

 

WHEREAS, ThinkFirst of Greater Kansas City is one of more than 140 Affiliate chapters of the ThinkFirst National Injury Prevention Foundation and the top chapter reaching more youth each year than any other chapter; and

 

WHEREAS, ThinkFirst of Greater Kansas City is a program of The Research Foundation, a local non-profit organization whose mission is to empower people to live healthier productive lives through its health education and scholarship programs; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby congratulate ThinkFirst of Greater Kansas City on is celebrating 25 years of delivering outstanding traumatic injury prevention and traffic safety programs to youth in Greater Kansas City; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOVLED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to Cynthia Randazzo with the Mayor and Council expressing their appreciation for ThinkFirst’s efforts in reducing traumatic injuries and deaths among local youth.

 

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