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North Port Coalition for the Homeless/Needy Children, Inc. General Meeting Minutes
May 3, 2022
General meeting was call to order at 10:05 am by Dianne Patterson at AM VET 312/ Mission statement was read by all. The volunteers can read the General Meeting on line.
*Amazon Smile – on going *Perkins – on going *Giving Challenge—was held on April 26 to April 27 Noon to Noon. We made $3,047.11. This will be matched from the Patterson Foundation. Financial
*Susan read the financial report.
*Judy Scheil will be working with Susan Ricard to learn the job.
*Angela Naff stepped down as Corporate Liaison due to personal reasons. Dianne Patterson is taking the position as new Corporate Liaison.
*We have 1820 labeled small bags, 7000 unlabeled small bags and 5618 large blue bags.
*Judy will have all the hygiene products her by Friday. Sorting day is on May 13th and Packing Days will May 16th and 17th. We have 769 bags to deliver this month.
*Cheryl and Patricia did call several new people about us and when we have our meeting.
*Dianne will be working on the Altrusa Grant this month.
*Patricia and Hazel picked up the check from Plantation Community Grant. Patricia got many hygiene products from the Homeless to Home. Elaine Emick asked Patricia if the Back Pack Angels would like to donate 5 large blue bags full of hygiene bags for the Project Graduation. Patricia and Judy filled the bags and delivered them. *Bill Gunner from the Chamber of Commerce asked us to join the T-Shirt Day in June. On June 17, 2022, Patricia Petersmark will be the guest on Bill Gunner WKDW FB Live and on Chamber Chat while he is wearing on BPA T-Shirt. *Newcomers day is on Saturday, May 14, 2022. Patricia Petersmark, Judy Scheil and Sandy Danner will be working the table. *Patricia and Myra went to La Casa so Patricia could get a talk about us. We got hygiene products. Patricia will be giving another talk in the fall.
Camping Trip Raffle
*Carol and Frank talked to Bary Burns and he is offering a raffle camping trip. Raffle Prize is 3 days and 2 nights in a beautiful camper and the Back Pack Angels will donating several gift cards to use in the local area. It will hold 2 adults and 2 children. Bary will setup and take down in Oscar Scherer State Park. More to follow.
*The site is up to date.
*Naomi called Dianne and left a message that the Moose Club picked us for their charity of the month. More to follow. Axe House *Kevin Rouse is having Guns & Hoses Fundraiser on June 11, 2022 from Noon to 3 pm between the Police and Firemen. Patricia was asked to donate a basket.
Adjourned at 10:56 am.
Judy Scheil at: firstname.lastname@example.org