Mayor, County Commission Proclaim Sept. 10 “The Children’s Trust Day”

Gregory Reed

Mayor, County Commission Proclaim Sept. 10 “The Children’s Trust Day”

On the eve of The Trust’s 20th Anniversary, county officials bestow honor

The Miami-Dade Office of the Mayor and Board of County Commissioners

Whereas: As a diverse and growing metropolis, Miami-Dade County takes great pride in applauding institutions whose commitment, initiatives, as well as hard work enhance the well-being of those that reside in our midst; and

Whereas: The Children’s Trust is a dedicated source of revenue derived from property taxes, established by a voter referendum in 2002, with a mission to partner with the community to plan, advocate for and fund strategic investments that improves the lives of all children and families in Miami-Dade County; and

Whereas: Since its inception, The Children’s has spent two decades investing in child and family providers to support, nurture and advocate for all children in our society; and

Whereas: The Children’s Trust has served multiple generations of children – from the youngest county residents to young adults, as well as their families, always honoring its original mission and striving to create a community that puts the welfare of its children first; and

Whereas: Today, it is only fitting to recognize the achievements of The Children’s Trust, its pas and present members, as well as all the young people it has helped throughout the years;

Therefore: BE IT RESOLVED, THAT I, DANIELLA LEVINE CAVA, MAYOR OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, CHAIRMAN JOSE “PEPE” DIAZ AND THE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS, ON BEHALF OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY AND THIS COMMUNITY, do hereby proclaim Saturday, September 10, 2022, as

The Children’s Trust Day

In Observance Thereof: I call upon the good people of Miami-Dade County to join me in praising the efforts of this outstanding organization as it commemorates 20 years of support, investment and advocacy.