PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS: The Boy Scouts of America has been at the forefront of instilling timeless values in youth since its founding in 1910; and
WHEREAS: This national youth movement has made serving others through its values-based program its mission; and
WHEREAS: The Boy Scouts of America is committed to helping millions of youth succeed by providing the support, friendship, and mentoring necessary to live a happy and fulfilling life; and
WHEREAS: The Pony Express Council of the Boys Scouts of America and its many Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops, and Venturing Crews are celebrating Scouting’s 107th Anniversary; and
WHEREAS: There are many community organizations that make Scouting available for more than 10,000 youth members in our area who participate in the Scouting program as a means of character building, citizenship training, and personal fitness; now
Therefore, we
Jeffrey W. Seaman, Mayor of the City of Rock Port and Timothy Morehouse Mayor of the City of Tarkio
do hereby proclaim the second week of February, 2017 as
BOY SCOUT ANNIVERSARY WEEK
Furthermore, we join with the citizens of both communities to express our appreciation to the Pony Express Council and the Boy Scouts of America for their interest in and dedication to America’s Youth.
In Witness Wherefore, we have here unto set our hands and caused to be affixed the seal of the City of Rock Port and the seal of the City of Tarkio.

Jeffrey W. Seaman and Timothy A. Morehouse