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Mayoral Proclamation - World Wish Day - 04.29.2017


  • WHEREAS, Make-A-Wish is celebrating granting more than 380,000 wishes worldwide and more than 800 wishes in North Dakota; and

  • WHEREAS, Make-A-Wish North Dakota is a non-profit organization based in Fargo solely dedicated to granting wishes to children ages two and a half to 18 years with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy; and

  • WHEREAS, The greatness of our Fargo community lies in the heart and generosity of our people; and

  • WHEREAS, Make-A-Wish North Dakota depends on referrals and volunteers locally and across the state to realize its vision to reach every eligible child and make their wishes come true; and

  • WHEREAS, Wish kids and their families inspire us all with their life-affirming stories, many of which can be found on the Make-A-Wish North Dakota website

  • NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That I, Timothy J. Mahoney, Mayor of the City of Fargo, do hereby proclaim April 29, 2017 as World Wish 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 29th day of
    April, 2017.