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Legislation #: 120537 Introduction Date: 6/14/2012
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 6/14/2012
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBERS REED, FORD, SHARP, TAYLOR, DAVIS, JAMES, JR., WAGNER, MARCASON, JOHNSON, CIRCO, GLOVER, BROOKS AND CURLS
Title: Welcoming the 3rd Annual Kansas City Convoy of Hope event.

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DateMinutesDescription
6/12/2012 Filed by the Clerk's office
6/14/2012 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 120537

 

Welcoming the 3rd Annual Kansas City Convoy of Hope event.

 

WHEREAS, on this 14th day of June, the City of Kansas City, Missouri welcomes the 3rd Annual Kansas City Convoy of Hope; and

 

            WHEREAS, Kansas City Convoy of Hope is a $1 million neighbors-helping-neighbors effort to provide immediate and long-term local solutions to Kansas City’s neighbors in need; and

 

WHEREAS, Kansas City Convoy of Hope has served thousands of individuals who are in need in the Kansas City area; and

 

WHEREAS, the Convoy of Hope enlists the help of thousands of volunteers who give up their time to help improve the lives of Kansas City’s neediest individuals; and

 

            WHEREAS, Kansas City Convoy of Hope's strategy is unique: uniting communities to respectfully help their own and connecting a community's needs to the community's solutions for lasting change; and

 

            WHEREAS, Kansas City Convoy of Hope provides a "poverty-free" day and the first step on the path out of poverty; and

 

            WHEREAS, Kansas City Convoy of Hope has a unique approach to connect neighbors in an environment of respect; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

            BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

            That the Mayor and Council hereby recognize Kansas City Convoy of Hope’s dedication to the community; 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 Kansas City Convoy of Hope with the congratulations of the Mayor, Council and citizens of Kansas City for their positive contributions to the local economy and to the community. 

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