Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - February 13, 2018
February 13, 2018 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #8

Victim Advocates Appreciation Day - February 22, 2018


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating February 22, 2018, as "Victim Advocates Appreciation Day"  in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion

Several community agencies work independently and collaboratively in efforts to provide support, referrals, and continuum of care for victims of crime and their families.  Advocates within those agencies serve a vital role in offering support services to these victims.

On February 22, 2018, an Advocate Appreciation Ceremony will be held at the Manatee Community Foundation.  This ceremony will be a reflection of the Manatee County agencies that encompass advocacy programs, and will provide e an opportunity for the community to show appreciation to the Victim Advocates of Manatee County.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records


Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Victim Advocates Appreciation Proclamation.pdf