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Mayoral Proclamation - Christmas Gift Day - 06.21.2017


  • WHEREAS, Shortly after Thanksgiving, citizens will be asked to send their letters or e-mails to The Christmas Gift, informing them of someone who is in need during the Holiday Season; and

  • WHEREAS, During the three weeks before Christmas, The Christmas Gift will grant a “Christmas Gift” out of the responses they receive every business day; and

  • WHEREAS, As The Christmas Gift begins granting gifts and airing them, people become so moved that they start contributing more and more to enable The Christmas Gift to give out more and more gifts to the needy; and

  • WHEREAS, The “Christmas Gift” is going to be the most wonderful and moving experience for all involved; and

  • WHEREAS, On Wednesday, June 21, 2017 burgers will be cooked in downtown Fargo at the US Bank Plaza from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to benefit those in need this Holiday Season.

  • NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That I, Timothy J. Mahoney, Mayor of the City of Fargo, North Dakota, do hereby proclaim June 21, 2017 as Christmas Gift Day in the City of Fargo, North Dakota.

  • IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the City of Fargo, North Dakota to be affixed this 20th day of June, 2017.