Los Alamos County Councilor David Izraelevitz, right, presents a proclamation Tuesday at the County Council meeting that designates Dec. 3 as Giving Tuesday. Local nonprofit representatives from left, Los Alamos Family Council Executive Director Jordan Redmond, Lemonade Living Founder/President Melissa Arias, PEEC Executive Director Katie Bruell, Self Help, Inc. Board President Rosemary Alme, Lemonade Living Board Secretary Margi Harrach, United Way of Northern New Mexico Executive Director Cindy Padilla, UNM-LA Chancellor and Los Alamos Community Foundation Board member Cindy Rooney and Izraelevitz. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com
Los Alamos County Council proclaimed Dec. 3 Giving Tuesday during its Tuesday night meeting in Council Chambers. Councilor David Izraelevitz presented the proclamation to representatives from local nonprofit organizations on behalf of the Council.
WHEREAS, Giving Tuesday was established as a national day of giving on Tuesday following Thanksgiving, which is December 3, 2019, this year; and