Rhino’s Youth Center Day

Proclamation

WHEREAS, the mission of Rhino's Youth Media Center and All-Ages Club is to provide entertainment and engagement for the youth of our community in a safe environment, free from alcohol, tobacco, drugs and violence; and
WHEREAS, Rhino's Youth Center serves more than 1,200 Bloomington teens every month by giving them a safe place to cultivate their talents, share ideas and give back to the community, while working with peers who have similar interests and goals; and
WHEREAS, the Center is located in the heart of the Bloomington Entertainment and Arts District where Bloomington's unique community character and creative assets come together; and
WHEREAS, Rhino's is enlisting the talent of local Bloomington artists to create one-of-a-kind, functional works of art for the 2nd Annual GuitArt auction on April 16; and
WHEREAS, original artwork by Sam Bartlett, Anna Witte, Kurt Larsen, Jenny Kander, Mike Cagle, Lindsay Hine, Matt Traughber and Brad Fugate will be featured at the event; and
WHEREAS, funds raised from the auction will go directly to support Rhino's afterschool programs and further Rhino's work in the Bloomington community.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Mark Kruzan, Mayor of Bloomington, Indiana do hereby proclaim April 16, 2009, as

Proclamation

in Bloomington, Indiana, and encourage everyone to attend this wonderful event and support this very worthy organization.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have here
unto set my hand and caused to be affixed the
Seal of the City of Bloomington this
24th day of March 2009.