HR156: Commending Hongyang Tang.


HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 156
Commending Hongyang Tang.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, March 10, 2022

 

WHEREAS, Hongyang Tang, a member of the Asian Community Service Center, has greatly served individuals and families in the Commonwealth, Washington, D.C., and Maryland for many years; and

WHEREAS, in support of the Asian Community Service Center’s mission, Hongyang “Tiny” Tang has worked to preserve and promote traditional Asian cultures and values and to encourage cultural exchange and mutual understanding between the East and the West; and

WHEREAS, Tiny Tang helps fulfill the Asian Community Service Center’s objectives by supporting a variety of events, including cultural, educational, and mass media programs; social services; and other activities; and

WHEREAS, embracing diversity and the universal ideals of freedom, integrity, compassion, tolerance, and justice, Tiny Tang’s efforts have enhanced the health and well-being of Virginians while fostering opportunities for reconciliation in the community; and

WHEREAS, Tiny Tang has brought awareness to reports of alleged forced organ harvesting in China; and

WHEREAS, by mediating the relationship between communities of Asian descent and other communities in the Greater Washington, D.C., area, Tiny Tang has helped to make the Commonwealth a more inclusive and welcoming place for all; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Hongyang Tang hereby be commended for her service to the community as a member of the Asian Community Service Center; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Hongyang Tang as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for her contributions to the Commonwealth.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 156

Offered March 9, 2022
Commending Hongyang Tang.
Patrons-- Kory, McQuinn and Rasoul

WHEREAS, Hongyang Tang, a member of the Asian Community Service Center, has greatly served individuals and families in the Commonwealth, Washington, D.C., and Maryland for many years; and

WHEREAS, in support of the Asian Community Service Center’s mission, Hongyang “Tiny” Tang has worked to preserve and promote traditional Asian cultures and values and to encourage cultural exchange and mutual understanding between the East and the West; and

WHEREAS, Tiny Tang helps fulfill the Asian Community Service Center’s objectives by supporting a variety of events, including cultural, educational, and mass media programs; social services; and other activities; and

WHEREAS, embracing diversity and the universal ideals of freedom, integrity, compassion, tolerance, and justice, Tiny Tang’s efforts have enhanced the health and well-being of Virginians while fostering opportunities for reconciliation in the community; and

WHEREAS, Tiny Tang has also brought awareness to reports of alleged forced organ harvesting in China; and

WHEREAS, by mediating the relationship between communities of Asian descent and other communities in the Greater Washington, D.C., area, Tiny Tang has helped to make the Commonwealth a more inclusive and welcoming place for all; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That Hongyang Tang hereby be commended for her service to the community as a member of the Asian Community Service Center; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Hongyang Tang as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for her contributions to the Commonwealth.