Acknowledgements

City of Los Angeles
City of Los Angeles - Congratulations The Compton Cricket Club - Homies & the PopzCongratulations
The Compton Cricket Club
Homies & the Popz


The City of Los Angeles congratulates you on the occasion of the inaugural 2011 tour of Australia. The Compton Cricket Club Homies and the Popz is the first All American cricket team to travel abroad. The City of Los Angeles wishes you a lot of success for the 2011 Tour of Australia. Best of luck! 
January 29, 2011


TOM LABONGE
Council Member, 4th District


ERIC GARCETTI
President, L.A. City Council


JANICE HAHN
Council Member, 15th District 



County of Los Angeles
L.A. County Acknowledges Compton Cricket ClubCOMPTON CRICKET CLUB'S
THE HOMIES AND THE POPZ
AUSTRALIAN CRICKET TOUR
JANUARY 29, 2011 - FEBUARY 12, 2011

Whereas, cricket teaches boys to be men and men to be gentlemen even in the heat of competition, is the second largest sport on earth boasting billions of fans, and

Whereas, the Compton Cricket Club’s Homies & the Pops is the most famous cricket team in the history of the United States of America, it is the first American-born cricket team to travel abroad since 1926 (74 Years) and has journeyed to England on tour three times between 1997 and 2001, and

Whereas, the historical and unprecedented tour to Australia by an American team is the first time the two nations will meet within the cricket oval of play since the 1880s In the United States, and

Whereas, the team is striving to utilize etiquette of cricket to improve the quality of citizenship of young people, as well as to prevent negative youth gang activity and violence beginning in Compton, Los Angeles, the USA, Australia and throughout the world.

Now, Therefore, Be It Resolved, that the Board of Supervisors of the County of Los Angeles hereby acknowledges the local and international efforts of the Compton Cricket Club's Homies & the POPz and extends best wishes to them on their Australian cricket tour.

Adopted by order of the Board of Supervisors in the County of Los Angeles, State of California
JANUARY 29, 2011


MARK RIDLEY THOMAS
Supervisor, Second District


MIKE ANTONOVICH
Mayor, County of Los Angeles


GLORIA MOLINA
Supervisor, First District


ZEV YAROSLAVSKY
Supervisor, Third District


DON KNABE
Supervisor, Fourth District




President William J. Clinton
Acknowledgement from President Bill Clinton





Vice President Al Gore
Acknowledgement from Vice President Al Gore




Counsel General Ireland