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Legislation #: 150561 Introduction Date: 7/9/2015
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBERS FORD, SHARP, HILL, WAGNER, MARCASON, JAMES, JR., DAVIS, REED, TAYLOR AND CURLS
Title: Supporting Let’s Get Jazzed, a fundraiser about the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Newhouse, the oldest domestic violence shelter in Kansas City.

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7/8/2015 Filed by the Clerk's office
7/9/2015 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 150561

 

Supporting Let’s Get Jazzed, a fundraiser about the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Newhouse, the oldest domestic violence shelter in Kansas City.

WHEREAS, for over 40 years Newhouse has selflessly provided the tools and means to help families in domestic violence and allow them to make positive choices in life; and

 

WHEREAS, Newhouse provides a safe place for women and children all over the city with their multiple secure shelters situated throughout Kansas City; and

 

WHEREAS, Let’s Get Jazzed will spread awareness to the citizens of Kansas City and the funds will ensure the continuation of Newhouse’s many services; and

 

WHEREAS, Cramer Capital Management LLC and Jim’s Disposal Service are generously hosting this charitable event; and

 

WHEREAS, Newhouse will welcome Miss Kira Kazantsev, the current reigning Miss America, an advocate for women and raising awareness about domestic violence; and

 

WHEREAS, Miss Kazantsev is an inspiration and a wonderful role model to not only the citizens of Kansas City, but to all of America; and

 

WHEREAS, the praiseworthy work that Miss Kazantsev and Newhouse do will help aid in breaking the vicious cycle of domestic violence; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby support Let’s Get Jazzed, a fundraiser about the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Newhouse fundraiser in Kansas City; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to Vicki Kraft, President, Newhouse, with the congratulations of the Mayor, Council and citizens of Kansas City for the hard work being done by Newhouse to stop domestic violence and hoping that the Let’s Get Jazzed is a joyous event with great success.

 

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