Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - August 11, 2015
REVISED August 11, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #5

Women's Equity Day - August 26, 2015


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating August 26, 2015, as "Women's Equity Day" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion

Mona Jain, M.D., Ph.D., Past Chair of Florida Commission on the Status of Women, has requested this proclamation on behalf of the Host Committee of the Manatee and Sarasota Commissions on the Status of Women, the Manatee and Sarasota Leagues of Women Voters, and the Bradenton, Manatee County, Sarasota, and Venice branches of the American Association of University Women.

The Annual Women's Equity luncheon on Saturday, August 22, 2015, will celebrate the 95th Anniversary of Women's Right to Vote.

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:  Womens Equity Day Proclamation.pdf