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Resolution RS2019-1784

A resolution accepting a grant from The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, in accordance with the Opportunity Now Fund, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Career Advancement Center, to provide limited job experience and entry into the workforce utilizing a paid summer internship through the Opportunity Now Program.

WHEREAS, The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, Inc., in accordance with the Opportunity Now Fund Agreement, has awarded a grant in an amount not to exceed $420,000.00 with no cash match required to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Career Advancement Center, to provide limited job experience and entry into the workforce utilizing a paid summer internship through the Opportunity Now Program; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this grant be accepted.

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

Section 1. That the grant by and between The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, Inc., in accordance with the Opportunity Now Fund Agreement, in an amount not to exceed $420,000.00, to The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Nashville Career Advancement Center, to provide limited job experience and entry into the workforce utilizing a paid summer internship through the Opportunity Now Program, a copy of which grant agreement is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved, and the Metropolitan Mayor is authorized to execute the same.

Section 2. That the amount of this grant is to be appropriated to the Nashville Career Advancement Center, based on the revenues estimated to be received and any match to be applied.

Section 3. 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, Brett Withers

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee
Personnel, Public Information, Human Relations, and Housing Committee

IntroducedJune 18, 2019

AdoptedJune 18, 2019

ApprovedJune 19, 2019

ByMayor Briley's signature

By-

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Last Modified: 06/21/2019 2:35 PM