Child Abuse Prevention Month Proclamation

Wellsville City’s Greatest Asset is our Children
Now and For the Future

WHEREAS; All children deserve to grow up in a safe and nuturing environment to ensure they reach their full potential.

WHEREAS; Child Abuse is a serious and growing problem affecting millions of our nation’s children and thousands of children in Utah annually; and,

WHEREAS; Child Abuse respects to racial, religious, class, or geographic boundaries; and,

WHEREAS; It is important for all citizens of Wellsville to be more aware of child abuse and the critical need for prevention within their respective neighborhoods and community; and ,

WHEREAS; Decreasing the occurance of child abuse relies upon the efforts of every individual in order to make a positive, substantial impact upon the children of today, who will be the leaders of tomorrow;

THEREFORE; I, Thomas Bailey, do hereby proclaim April 2010 as Child Abuse Prevention Month. I support child abuse prevention efforts and education, and I encourage all citizens to actively help protect our children and work to create stron families within this community.

In witness whereof, I hereunto set my hand on this 17th day of March, 2010.

/s/ Thomas Bailey
Mayor of Wellsville, Utah