Seal of the State of Nevada

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada includes a growing number of older Americans who enrich and strengthen our communities through their diverse life experiences; and

WHEREAS, the Silver State is committed to engaging and supporting older adults, their families, and caregivers; and

WHEREAS, Nevadans recognize the importance of creating opportunities to bring together all generations and engage in activities that promote physical, mental, and emotional well-being for the benefit of all ages; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada can enhance the lives of older Americans by creating opportunities for older adults to contribute to their communities through mentoring, employment, and social activities and programs; and

WHEREAS, through the month of May, citizens of our great state are encouraged to recognize older adults and those who serve them as essential and valuable members of our community;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim May 2019 as

OLDER AMERICANS MONTH IN NEVADA

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 1st day of May 2019

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