University of Missouri

54-27: A Resolution to Celebrate the Success of the Swipes Event

Missouri Students Association

University of Missouri

Resolution 54-27

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.

 

Respectfully Submitted,

Greer Wetherington
Senator

Ben Bolin
Senate Speaker