City of Reno
Nevada

Resolution
8468

Staff Report (For Possible Action): Resolution No. ________ Resolution donating Council Donation Funds to support the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows' programming and community involvement initiatives in the amount of $500. (General Fund)

Information

Department:City Manager - Office of Communications & Community EngagementSponsors:Councilmember Oscar Delgado
Category:Council Donation Funds

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Recommendation and Proposed Motion

Recommendation:  Staff recommends Council adopt Resolution No. ________ and approve the request to allocate a Council Donation to the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows in the amount of $500.

 

Proposed Motion: I move to adopt Resolution No. ________.

Staff Report Formal Body

Summary: Councilmember Oscar Delgado would like to allocate $500 from Council Donation Funds assigned for Fiscal Year (FY) 17/18 the the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, to support their programming and community involvement initiatives.

 

Financial Implications: Funds are budgeted for Council Donations in the General Fund.

 

Legal Implications: NRS 268.028(1) states that the governing body of a city may make donations to nonprofit organizations created for religious, charitable or educational purposes to be used for a selected purpose. The donated funds must be used to provide a substantial benefit to the inhabitants of the city. Council approval is required before the recommended funds transfer can take place.

 

Ordinance or Resolution

RESOLUTION DONATING COUNCIL DONATION FUNDS TO SUPPORT

THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF TRUCKEE MEADOWS' PROGRAMMING AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT INITIATIVES IN THE AMOUNT OF $500 (GENERAL FUND).  

 

               WHEREAS, the City of Reno may donate funds in accordance with NRS 268.028, entitled “Expenditure of public money; grant of public money and donation of certain property to certain nonprofit organizations or governmental entities” when such expenditure provides a substantial benefit to the inhabitants of the City; and,  

                     WHEREAS, the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows', a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, works to enhance the quality of life for children and youth in the region through a variety of programs; and,

                     WHEREAS, the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows plays a critical role in creating healthy children and offers a sense of belonging and influence through community involvement and programs centered around personal development; and,

                     WHEREAS, the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows has 20 sites in northern Nevada serving hundreds of children and youth each year through programs designed to improve their behavior and increase their personal expectations and goals; and,

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the City of Reno approves the donation of the sum of Five Hundred Dollars ($500) to the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows to support their programming  and community involvement initiatives which assists in providing a better quality of life for children and youth in the region; and,

                     BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that should the above donation or any portion thereof not be used for the purpose as set forth in this Resolution, any unused funds shall be returned to the City of Reno.

 

Upon motion by Councilmember                                , and seconded by Councilmember

                               , the foregoing Resolution was passed and adopted this ________ day of

                               , 2017, by the following vote of the Council:

AYES:

 

NAYS:

 

ABSTAIN:

 

ABSENT:

 

 

APPROVED this           day of                                , 2017.

 

 

______________________________________________________

HILLARY SCHIEVE

MAYOR

 

 

 

 

ATTEST:

 

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ASHLEY D. TURNEY

CITY CLERK