Missouri Students Association
University of Missouri
A RESOLUTION TO CELEBRATE THE SUCCESS OF THE SWIPES EVENT
PURPOSE: to commemorate the record breaking collection of nonperishable goods for Tiger Pantry from the SWIPES event.
WHEREAS: SWIPES has collected and donated 3,595 pounds of food to Tiger Pantry in December 2014, thusly, surpassing the previous semester’s 600 pounds; AND
WHEREAS: SWIPES acknowledges and makes aware the proximity of food insecurity to the student, staff, and administrative body; AND
WHEREAS: SWIPES advocates against food insecurity by holding a nonperishable goods collection in a public area; AND
WHEREAS: SWIPES utilizes students’ prepaid meal plans that would otherwise expire at the end of the semester; AND
WHEREAS: Chapter 2(A)4 requires that legislation is passed after an event is hosted by MSA Senate.
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE MISSOURI STUDENTS ASSOCIATION SENATE that MSA congratulates the success of the SWIPES advocacy event against food insecurity for the 2014 Winter semester.