WHEREAS it is the intention of the Mayor and Council of Cherry Hill Township to focus attention on noteworthy occasions and individuals; and
WHEREAS today, the Greater Southern New Jersey Korean American Association hosts a community-wide Chuseok celebration, and members of the Korean-American community from throughout our region have come together in Thanksgiving; and
WHEREAS Chuseok, a celebration of culture, ancestry and good fortune, gives thanks for the year’s harvest and many blessings; and
WHEREAS this year, we must also give thanks for the gift of the Korean Community Center here in Cherry Hill, which allows us to share in the celebration of Korean heritage and culture; and
WHEREAS in the spirit of Chuseok, the Mayor and Council of Cherry Hill Township wish to express thanks for the many contributions of the Korean-American Association in our community.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, CHUCK CAHN, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Mayor of the Township of Cherry Hill in the County of Camden, State of New Jersey, do hereby share in the celebration of the
2014 Chuseok Festival
in the Township of Cherry Hill, and urge all citizens to join with me and Council in joining with the Greater Southern New Jersey Korean American Association and members of the Korean-American community in celebrating and giving thanks.
September 6, 2014