Staff recommends execution of the agreement for fiscal year 2007-08 civic grant funding with Leesburg High School Project Graduation.
Leesburg High School Project Graduation requested funding of $2,500. The budget approved September 24, 2007, recommended $1,517 for fiscal year 2007-08. The attached agreement formalizes this commitment.
1. Approve the agreement with Leesburg High School Project Graduation for the fiscal year 2007-08 grant civic funding.
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
A total of $200,000 was approved in the fiscal year 2007-08 budget for Civic funding. Of the $200,000, $1,517 is budgeted for Leesburg High School Project Graduation.
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A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR AND CITY CLERK TO EXECUTE AN AGREEMENT FOR CIVIC GRANT FUNDING WITH THE LEESBURG HIGH SCHOOL PROJECT GRADUATION DURING THE FISCAL YEAR 2007-08; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
WHEREAS, it is permissible for cities to make contributions to non-profit corporations where the contributions further a public purpose, and
WHEREAS, Leesburg High School Project Graduation is seeking a contribution from the City of Leesburg to help provide a public service to City residents, and
WHEREAS, in the past there have been formal executed agreements between the City of Leesburg and agencies receiving such contributions, and
WHEREAS, the City of Leesburg desires to continue having such agreements with the various agencies which receive annual contributions;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:
That the Mayor and City Clerk of the City of Leesburg are hereby authorized and directed to execute an Agreement for Grant Funding between the City of Leesburg and Leesburg High School Project Graduation totaling one thousand five hundred seventeen dollars ($1,517) during Fiscal Year 2007-08.
THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held on the 14th day of April 2008.