From NorthEast News: Colleyville Rotary Club Makes Sizable Donation to the Library
Colleyville Rotary Presents $5,000 to the City of Colleyville Public Library
The Colleyville Rotary is pleased to present $5000 to the Colleyville Public Library for the for the purchase of easy reader children’s books and adult cancer reference material.
Proclamation in Recognition of the Colleyville Rotary Club $5,000 Donation to the Colleyville Public Library by the CITY OF Colleyville, Texas
WHEREAS: the Colleyville Rotary Club is a volunteer organization comprised of local business and civic leaders who want to make a difference in their community and around the world;
And WHEREAS, by teaming with the World Health Organization, Centers for Disease Control, UNICEF, national governments, and organizations such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Rotary’s Polio Plus program is an on-going campaign to eradicate polio;
And WHEREAS, Rotary Club members assist and support many county-wide programs to include Immunization Collaboration of Tarrant County, Alcon Medical Missions Program, Callier Center for Communication Disorders at the University of Texas-Dallas,
And WHEREAS, the Colleyville Rotary Club supports local programs to include the Grapevine-Colleyville Education Foundation, Colleyville Fire and Police Departments, and the Colleyville Public Library Foundation;
And WHEREAS, the Colleyville Rotary Club has donated $5,000 to the Library for the purchase of easy reader children’s books and adult cancer reference material;
And WHEREAS, Colleyville Rotary Club continues to promote ethics, leadership, inclusion, and service in the Colleyville community.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, RICHARD NEWTON, MAYOR OF THE CITY OF COLLEYVILLE, TEXAS, on behalf of the City Council and citizens of Colleyville, do hereby recognize the COLLEYVILLE ROTARY CLUB for their continued generosity in supporting the Colleyville Public Library for the benefit for the residents of Colleyville, and the generations of people it has served.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I do hereby set my hand and seal of the City of Colleyville, Texas, affixed this 16th day of July 2019.
Richard Newton, Mayor of Colleyville, Texas