RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE FUNDING FOR FAUQUIER COUNTY TO PARTICIPATE IN THE REGIONAL ELDER CARE PLANNING GRANT

 

            WHEREAS, the region has an expanding elderly population that is facing higher levels of chronic illnesses and is in need of assistance with activities of daily living; and

 

            WHEREAS, twenty-six (26) organizations within the region have joined together to seek funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to prepare plans and priorities to assist elderly residents and their families; and

 

            WHEREAS, the County’s participation is important in addressing these expanding needs; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 17th day of May 2004, That Fauquier County will provide a $2,000 cash matching pledge as a part of the Foundation application; and, be it

 

            RESOLVED FURTHER, That conditioned upon the grant being awarded, a transfer of funds in the amount of $2,000 from the Contingency Reserve Account be, and is hereby, authorized.