Office of the County Commission
P R O C L A M A T I O N
30th ANNIVERSARY OF PELATHE DISTRICT BOYS SCOUTS, SCOUTING FOR FOOD
WHEREAS, the Boy Scouts of American in Douglas County, Kansas began in 1910; and
WHEREAS, the Boy Scouts of America, Pelathe District, has held an annual Scouting for Food drive with The Salvation Army of Douglas County as a community service to feed those in need in our community for 30 years; and
WHEREAS, the Pelathe District Boy Scouts will continue to faithfully conduct an annual Scouting for Food Drive to benefit those in need in Douglas County.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of County Commissioners of Douglas County, Kansas, hereby proclaim April 2017 as “30th ANNIVERSARY OF PELATHE DISTRICT BOY SCOUTS, SCOUTING FOOD MONTH” in the Douglas County and encourages everyone to consider the needs of those experiencing hunger, regardless of place of residence, abilities, or socioeconomic status, not only during the annual Scouting For Food Drive, but throughout the entire year.
ADOPTED this 19th day of April, 2017.
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS