Resolution Proclaiming November 11, 2017, Through November 19, 2017, as National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week
|Department:||Health & Human Services||Sponsors:|
Attached is a proposed resolution proclaiming November 11-19, 2017, as National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week in Hernando County. The resolution acknowledges that hunger and homelessness continue to be a serious problem for many individuals and families in the State of Florida and Hernando County.
It further educates the public about the many reasons why people are hungry and homeless; apprise individuals of the shortage of affordable housing in Hernando County for very low income residents; recognizes organizations committed to addressing and resolving the many needs of the homeless; and encourages support for homeless assistance service providers, food pantries, as well as community service opportunities for students and school service organizations.
|RESULT:||ADOPTED [4 TO 0]|
|MOVER:||Nicholas W. Nicholson, Commissioner|
|SECONDER:||John Allocco, Second Vice Chairman|
|AYES:||Wayne Dukes, Steve Champion, John Allocco, Nicholas W. Nicholson|