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WE HAVE TWO VACANT BOARD POSITIONS
VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR CHAIR
WE WOULD LOVE YOUR HELP!
Please contact Dianne - 813.758.2805
North Port Coalition for the Homeless/Needy Children, Inc.
July 12, 2021 General Meeting
General meeting was called to order by Dianne Patterson at 10:10 am at AMVETS312.
The mission stated was read by all.
Introductions were made and Linda Warmington invited one new member to the meeting.
June General Meeting Minutes were read by Myra Cooley.
The financial report was read by Dianne Patterson.
*We still need a Volunteer Coordinator and if interested, please email = firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Amazon Smile – on going
*Perkins – on going
**AppleUmpkin Fundraiser –November 4, 2021. 11:30 am to 3:00 pm. Carol and Hazel met with Dillard's and they are willing to do the fashion show. We will have volunteers for the clothes but we need some small children. Carol passed around all the committee lists for everyone to sign up. Carol will be holding a committee meeting in September. Tickets are available for sale as of today. Tickets are $25.00 and there will be 50/50 raffle, gift baskets and hopefully a grand prize. More to follow.
*Theme Luncheon – Judy will be notified at the end of July what dates are available for the Theme luncheon because the church is working on the calendar. More to follow
*Hazel explained the size of bags and told everyone that we have 125 Large Cloth Bags to deliver this month and we only deliver to Preschools. Susan will send out the packing and delivery information soon for deliver on July. We have 3750 unlabeled and 1730 labeled small bags and 7200 large cloth bags.
*Judy has received all of hygiene products for July. Judy stocked all the hygiene product
bins for packing and delivery day. Back Pack Angels do not have meetings or deliver any products in August. We start back up in September for everything.
*Dianne is working grants for Lightspeed and Junior League Sarasota.
*When Patricia was at the last Newcomers Event, Rotary Club asked Patricia to give a talk on Back Pack Angels on August 11, 2021 and they donated $500.00 to us. Patricia always talks about us when she is doing any event and on the radio show.
*Dianne is working on update for the Giving Challenge on April 26-27, 2022.
*Hazel explained how we collect donated hygiene products from boxes that are around the town. She explained different sizes of products. Naomi Jodain is working on the collections and locations areas. More to follow.
*Larry asked if we could help on the following days.
* Several people signed up to help on Day4Help being held on July 24, 2021.
*There were no volunteers for to help on August 7th, 2021 Family Service Ctr.
Meeting adjourned at 11:03 am.
Dianne Patterson, President date Myra Cooley, Secretary date
* Adjourned at 11:10 am.
Judy Scheil at: email@example.com