Proclamations

Proclamations

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, as many as five million Americans, including more than 90,000 Alabamians, are living with Alzheimer’s disease and that number grows every 66 seconds; and WHEREAS, Alzheimer’s is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, and the only leading cause of

Alabama Pollinator Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, Pollinator Week is in its tenth year and has grown into an international celebration; and WHEREAS, the City of Auburn and the Auburn University College of Agriculture will be hosting Bee Auburn, a celebration of pollinators and their impact on our history, culture,
Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, June 7, 2017 is the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem and the national commemoration includes live coordinated events from our nation’s capital and in Jerusalem with U.S. and Israeli dignitaries; and WHEREAS, Alabama has a long history of strong support for

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, Alabama’s seniors are valued members of society, and it is our collective responsibility to ensure they live safely and with dignity; and WHEREAS, older adults and Alabamians with a disability are often targets for abuse, neglect and exploitation and such maltreatment is an
Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, The International Association of Lions Clubs was founded in 1917 and is celebrating 100 years of humanitarian service; and WHEREAS, the humanitarian service of Lions clubs began in Alabama in 1922 with the chartering of Lions Clubs in Birmingham, Montgomery and Mobile; and

Scoliosis Awareness Month

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, it is important to increase public awareness of scoliosis to help children, parents, health care workers, and others understand, recognize, and treat complex spinal deformities; and WHEREAS, scoliosis is an abnormal curvature of the spine which can lead to lifelong health issues and

National Public Works Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, public works professionals focus on infrastructure, facilities and services that are of vital importance to sustainable and resilient communities and to the public health, high quality of life and well-being of the people of Alabama; and WHEREAS, these infrastructure, facilities and services could

National Garden Clubs Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, The Garden Club of Alabama Inc. helps beautify and preserve our natural resources in our communities; and WHEREAS, The Garden Club of Alabama began in Montgomery, Alabama on August 28, 1932 when 71 Alabama delegates who represented 50 Alabama Garden Clubs met and
Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, Alabama serves as the host to active duty service members from every branch of the military to include being the home of seven active military bases of the Army, Air Force, and Coast Guard and dozens of reserve units. Alabama is also home

Father’s Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, it is important to give appropriate recognition to past and present fathers for their unique and valuable role in the lives of their children and for providing the foundation for the healthy and social development of their families who are a vital interest