Bill Text: IL HR0946 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Congratulates Berwyn Culver's as the recipient of the 8th Annual George W. Ashby Award for Business Excellence.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2018-04-09 - Resolution Adopted [HR0946 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HR0946-Introduced.html


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HOUSE RESOLUTION
2 WHEREAS, In July of 1984, the first Culver's Frozen Custard
3and Butter Burger restaurant opened for business in Sauk City,
4Wisconsin; and
5 WHEREAS, Franchisee Guy Hollis was attracted to Berwyn
6because of the sense of pride he felt from its residents; he
7rode his bike through town to get to know the area better and
8knew the location was perfect for a brand new Culver's; in
92011, Berwyn's Culver's was built on Roosevelt Road, replacing
10a vacant mixed-use space; and
11 WHEREAS, The Berwyn Culver's has had a positive impact in
12the city ever since; it invests in the community that invests
13in them, giving back 1% of their total sales through various
14Berwyn-centric endeavors, including community-focused events
15and fundraisers, providing jobs to residents, donations to
16local schools and even donating a scoreboard to the Berwyn Park
17District; and
18 WHEREAS, The Berwyn Culver's has participated in notable
19local events like Berwyn's Oktoberfest, where brand mascot,
20Scoopie, makes highly anticipated appearances in the family
21pavilion, as well as the annual Berwyn Development Corporation
22Zombie Walk and Pub Crawl, where they host face painting before

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2 WHEREAS, The George W. Ashby Award for Business Excellence
3is a local honor named after one of Berwyn's distinguished
4early architects; the award is given annually to one
5Berwyn-based business that presents a professional and
6favorable image to Berwyn, provides quality goods or services,
7maintains a visually appealing space, and practices high
8quality customer service to its patrons; therefore, be it
9 RESOLVED, BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE ONE
10HUNDREDTH GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we
11congratulate the Berwyn Culver's as the recipient of the 8th
12Annual George W. Ashby Award for Business Excellence, and look
13forward to many more years of them being a part of the Berwyn
14business community; and be it further
15 RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be
16presented to the Berwyn Culver's as a symbol of our respect and
17esteem.
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