10-14-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #8


Title
Resolution - Puerto Rican Heritage Month

Discussion
On November 2, 2008 Puerto Rico will celebrate the 515th year anniversary of Cristobal Colon's discovery of the Island of Puerto Rico.  Sunday, November 2, 2008 has been proclaimed Puerto Rican Day, and the United Third Bridge, Inc. Educational and Cultural Fund will host the twelfth annual Brevard County Puerto Rican Day Parade.

Recommendation
Proclaim October 19 through November 19, 2008 as Puerto Rican Heritage Month.

Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 10/14/2008

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

FY
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Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Contact
Gail Oliveto Ext 401


Attachment:  Puerto Rican Resolution 10.14.08.pdf