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File #: 2011-1399    Version: 1
Type: Proclamation Status: Adopted
File created: 2/8/2011 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 2/8/2011
Enactment date: 2/8/2011 Enactment #: 41
Effective date:    
Title: NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh does hereby recognize the 5th anniversary of Love of Friends and thanks the founders for providing opportunities to celebrate friendship and community; and BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh does hereby declare February 8, 2011 “Love of Friends Day” in the City of Pittsburgh.
Sponsors: William Peduto, All Members
Indexes: PROCLAMATION - MR. PEDUTO
Attachments: 1. 2011-1399.doc
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WHEREAS, on February 14, 2011, Love of Friends will host their 5th annual celebration at Space Gallery; and
 
WHEREAS, Love of Friends will celebrate friends and their talents and gifts with local artwork, music, and food; and
 
WHEREAS, Love of Friends began on Valentine's Day night in 2007 and has grown into an annual gathering of over 300 people; and
 
WHEREAS, Love of Friends was started with the belief that Valentine's Day should celebrate friendship, food, music, art, and community and should serve as a venue to reconnect with old friends and make new ones; and
 
WHEREAS, Love of Friends' have given back to the Pittsburgh community by donating to nonprofit organizations and supporting the local art scene.
 
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NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh does hereby recognize the 5th anniversary of Love of Friends and thanks the founders for providing opportunities to celebrate friendship and community; and
 
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh does hereby declare February 8, 2011 "Love of Friends Day" in the City of Pittsburgh.