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Resolution RS2019-1884

A resolution to appropriate grant funds from The Kresge Foundation to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, for the MAC4Jobs (Making a Change for Jobs) project to expand opportunities in America’s cities through grant making and social investing.

WHEREAS, The Kresge Foundation has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $500,000.00 with no cash match required to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, for the MAC4Jobs (Making a Change for Jobs) project to expand opportunities in America’s cities through grant making and social investing; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Action Commission has accepted this grant pursuant to its authority under M.C.L. 2.108.050; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that these funds be appropriated to the Metropolitan Action Commission.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1. That the funds from a grant by and between The Kresge Foundation, in an amount not to exceed $500,000.00, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Action Commission, for the MAC4Jobs (Making a Change for Jobs) project to expand opportunities in America’s cities through grant making and social investing, a copy of which grant is attached hereto and incorporated herein, be appropriated to the Metropolitan Action Commission.

Section 2. That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Tanaka Vercher, Erica Gilmore

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Health, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee

IntroducedAugust 20, 2019

Adopted:August 20, 2019

ApprovedAugust 21, 2019

By:Mayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 08/23/2019 3:12 PM