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County Executive Proclamations

Requests for a proclamation or certificate should be requested at least a week in advance, but information should be provided as early as possible in advance of the significant date.  To formally make your request, please submit your request using one of the following:

Online Form: Proceed to online form 
Via Email: Send email to  Email to:  
Via U.S. Mail: Send request letter to:
     County Executive's Office
     436 Grant Street, Suite 101
     Pittsburgh PA  15219

The County Executive receives many requests for special recognitions for a variety of occasions including:

  • Birthdays (milestone dates)
  • Wedding anniversaries (50 years or more)
  • Religious milestones
  • Retirements
  • Eagle Scout/Girl Scout awards
  • Day/week/month recognitions
  • Conference welcomes
  • Company/organization awards
  • Grand openings
  • Designation of historic landmarks
  • Volunteer awards
  • Other special recognition
  • Graduation

    2014 Proclamations             All files below are PDFs



      Lucchino Distinguished Service Award – Peter D. Schepis 


      Exemplary Employee Award - Daniel Eichinger, Esq. 


      Ananya Cleetus – White House Science Fair Participant 


      National Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania – Moving Day 
      Message Carriers of PA – Rally for Recovery 
      International Day of Peace 
      POW/MIA Recognition Day 
      U.S. Conference on African Immigrant & Refugee Health 
      Recovery Month 
      Hispanic Heritage Month 
      Welcoming Week 
      Jewish National Fund – Dr. Jared Cohen 
      Imani Christian Academy Gala 
      Pittsburgh Animal Aviation Rescue Team 
      Exemplary Employee - HR/DCS Group 
      Steel Center CTE – 50th Anniversary 


      Janetta Hoesch – 100th Birthday 
      Martha D. Lech – 100th Birthday 
      Pedal PGH – 21st Anniversary 
      USA Gymnastics Days 
      India Day 
      Kennedy Township Mel Weinstein Municipal Center 
      Festival of Hope Week 
      Pittsburgh Sea Cadets - 50th Anniversary 
      Garden Writers Symposium 
      Duquesne University – John G. Rangos, Sr. Day 
      Child Support Awareness Month 
      Minority Donor Awareness Week 


      Pittsburgh Passion Day 
      Americans with Disabilities Act – 24th Anniversary 
      Paralegal Day 
      Lavinia Schumann – 100th Birthday 
      Women’s Committee of West Penn Hospital – 100th Anniversary 
      Central Baptist Church – 123rd Anniversary 
      US-China Education Center: Central China Normal University 
      US-China Education Center: Middle School attached to Huazhong University of Science and Technology 
      US-China Education Center: Zhejiang University City College 
      St. Clair Hospital – 60th Anniversary 
      Humanity Day Award: Julianne Slogick 
      Humanity Day Award: Dr. Fran Leap 
      Humanity Day Award: Father Thomas M. Hart 
      Humanity Day Award: Dr. Marinus Chijioke Iwuchukwu 
      Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh – 75th Anniversary 


      A+ Schools - 10th Anniversary 
      AIM Convention 
      ASK Day 
      Elsie Hillman Day 
      Exemplary Employee Award - Ricky McAuly 
      Flag Day: DAR and SAR Celebration 
      Flag Day: Benevolent Protective Order of Elks 
      Immigrant Heritage Month 
      Anthony and Patricia Matassa - 50th Anniversary 
      Olympic Day 
      Pride Month 
      Pursuer of Peace Award - Fred Rogers" href="Pursuer-Peace-Award-Fred-Rogers.pdf" target="_blank">Pursuer of Peace Award - Fred Rogers 
      Reverend Dr. James Simms – Retirement  
      Plant the Seed to Believe: Dreams Do Come True 
      Community Empowerment Association – 20th Anniversary 
      Joanne Ellen Halle – 70th Birthday 
      Navy Week 
      Entrepreneur's Growth Conference 


      Frick Art & Historical Center, Roy A. Hunt Foundation Award – Dr. Katy Carroll 
      Thomas Merton Center New Person Award - Shirley Gleditsch & East End Cooperative Ministry 
      NEED – 51st Anniversary 
      Forbes Hospice Volunteer – Jean Robinson 
      Forbes Hospice Volunteer – Ann Giorgi 
      Forbes Hospice – 35th Anniversary 
      Celebration of Education Week 
      Duquesne University School of Nursing PhD Program – 20th Anniversary 
      Jewish Sports Hall of Fame: George Siford 
      Jewish Sports Hall of Fame: Mark Rubenstein 
      Jewish Sports Hall of Fame: Carl Parker 
      Jewish Sports Hall of Fame: Michael "Moe" Lederman 
      Jewish Sports Hall of Fame: Eli Friedman 
      Jewish Sports Hall of Fame: Phil Axelrod 
      Safe Boating Week 
      Andrew Bayne Memorial Library – 100th Anniversary 
      Andy Warhol Museum – 20th Anniversary 
      WIC – 40th Anniversary 
      Falun Dafa Anniversary 
      Nursing Home Week 
      Riley Carl Davis, III 
      Penn State Cooperative Extension – 100th Anniversary 
      Anna Ruth Holt – 100th Birthday 
      Correctional Employees Week  
      Duquesne University School of Education – 85th Anniversary 
      Frank J. Lucchino – Retirement 
      Older Americans Month 
      NAACP – 60th Annual Human Rights Dinner 


      Volunteer of the Year – Wanda Spiering 
      The Pathway to a More Inclusive Bench – Hon. Sara Mathilde Soffel 
      World Wish Day 
      Workers' Memorial Day 
      Equal Pay Day 
      A Day of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness 
      Luke Smorey – Baldwin High School 
      National Public Safety Telecommunications Week 
      Ligonier Camp and Conference Center – 100th Anniversary 
      National Robotics Week 
      Child Abuse Prevention Month 
      Amen Corner Award – Judge Kim D. Eaton 
      Amen Corner Award – Judge Robert E. Colville 
      Amen Corner Award – Chief Justice Ronald D. Castille 
      Porter Prize – Michael Moss 
      Exemplary Employee Award – Rosalind Ross 
      Autism Awareness Month 
      WQED – 60th Anniversary 


      Retirement – Rev. Dr. Donald B. Green 
      Pittsburgh Regional Science and Engineering Fair Days 
      Get Involved!, Inc. Service Summit Day 
      American Diabetes Association Alert Day 
      Affordable Care Act Week 
      PACE – Inclusive Voices Luncheon 
      Judy Wein –Yeshiva Schools Honoree 
      Poison Prevention Month 
      The Big Read 
      MS Awareness Week 
      Epilepsy Foundation of Western/Central PA – Mardi Gras Gala 
      Celebrate & Share Women of Achievement Awards 
      Women's History Month 
      International Women of Courage Award – Judge Iris Yassmin Barrios Aguilar 
      International Women of Courage Award – Roshika Deo 
      International Women of Courage Award – Bishop Rusudan Gotsiridze 
      International Women of Courage Award – Laxmi 
      International Women of Courage Award – Beatrice Mtetwa 
      International Women of Courage Award – Dr. Nasrin Oryakhil 
      International Women of Courage Award – Fatimata Touré 


      William Metcalf Award – Secretary Barry Schoch 
      Engineer's Week 
      Talk Magazine Award – Tuskegee Airmen 
      Talk Magazine Award – Cecile M. Springer 
      Talk Magazine Award – Arthur W. Outen, Jr. 
      2014 Stockholm Prize in Criminology – Dr. Daniel Nagin 
      Career and Technical Education Month 
      Chinese New Year 
      Congenital Heart Defects Awareness Week 
      American Heart Month 
      Black History Month 


      Frank J. Lucchino Distinguished Service Award – Dr. Robert T. Levine 
      Retirement – Theodore M. Trbovich 
      Mentoring Month 
      Shen Yun Performing Arts 
      International Holocaust Remembrance Day 
      Arsenal Family & Children's Center – 60th Anniversary 
      Spirit of King Award – Rev. Dr. LeRoy Patrick 
      Spirit of King Award – August Wilson 
      Dignity & Respect Month 
      National Self-Help Awareness Month 
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