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File #: 20-1716   
Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 9/17/2020 In control: OFFICE OF ECONOMIC AND SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
On agenda: 10/6/2020 Final action:
Title: MOTION TO ADOPT Resolution No. 2020-519, the title of which is as follows: A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA, ACCEPTING A DONATION OF $30,000 FROM THE FLORIDA PANTHERS HOCKEY CLUB, LTD., TO BE USED AS ADDITIONAL AWARDS TO ENTREPRENEURS RECOMMENDED FOR FUNDING AS PART OF BROWARD COUNTY'S ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM COORDINATED BY THE OFFICE OF ECONOMIC AND SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT; AUTHORIZING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO TAKE ALL ADMINISTRATIVE AND BUDGETARY ACTIONS REQUIRED TO IMPLEMENT ACCEPTANCE; AND PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
Attachments: 1. Exhibit 1 - Florida Panthers Donation Resolution
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Broward County Commission Regular Meeting
Director's Name: Sandy-Michael McDonald
Department: Economic and Small Business Development

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Requested Action
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MOTION TO ADOPT Resolution No. 2020-519, the title of which is as follows:

A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA, ACCEPTING A DONATION OF $30,000 FROM THE FLORIDA PANTHERS HOCKEY CLUB, LTD., TO BE USED AS ADDITIONAL AWARDS TO ENTREPRENEURS RECOMMENDED FOR FUNDING AS PART OF BROWARD COUNTY'S ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM COORDINATED BY THE OFFICE OF ECONOMIC AND SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT; AUTHORIZING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO TAKE ALL ADMINISTRATIVE AND BUDGETARY ACTIONS REQUIRED TO IMPLEMENT ACCEPTANCE; AND PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

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Why Action is Necessary
Section 18.63 of the Administrative Code allows donations to the County to be accepted by a Resolution.

What Action Accomplishes
Authorizes the County to accept a donation of $30,000 from the Florida Panthers Hockey Club, Ltd.

Is this Action Goal Related
No

Previous Action Taken
None.

Summary Explanation/Background
THE OFFICE OF ECONOMIC AND SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ("OESBD") RECOMMENDS APPROVAL OF THIS ITEM.

The Florida Panthers Hockey Club, Ltd. ("Florida Panthers"), has generously offered to donate $30,000 to the County in order to assist the County in providing funding to successful graduates of the 2020 Fiscal Year Broward County Entrepreneurship Development Program coordinated by the Office of Economic and Small Business Development. This Resolution allows the Board of County Commissioners to accept the Florida Panthers' generous donation and recognize this gesture of support and partnership of this organization with the County in creating and supporting economic opportunities in Broward County.

Source of Additional Information
Steven Tinsley, Economic Development Manager, OESBD, 954-357-8075

Fiscal Impact
Fiscal Impact/Cost Summary
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