The Dogwood Year In Review
I want to Thank all of our members for a FUNTASTIC Year.
TREASURERS REPORT: Maureen Julian reported the bank account at $3,010.
ELECTION OF OFFICERS – The proposed slate of Officers for 2015 are Maureen Julian, President; Pat Schoggins, Vice-President; Norma Ray, Secretary and Teresa Burroughs, Treasurer. Tom Schulz moved to approve this slate of officers and a called for voice approval. Approval was unanimous.
Mary Bourn announced that the Board will hold a meeting on Nov,. 18 to distribute funds. All members are welcome to attend and recommend recipient groups.
Mary also stated that the Gift Bazaar at the Community Center on Nov. 22 will have soups and chili, apple cider and grilled cheese sandwiches for purchase at a very reasonable price. Approximately 20 tables for local crafters have been reserved.
Beverly Sundberg and Tami Lee are making Christmas Cookies for the children to enjoy while shopping. Cookies will also be packaged for sale at the Bazaar to benefit the Boys ‘ Girls Club.
Joyce Harris of the Community Center spoke of the need for volunteers at the Center. She has been volunteering for several years and it is a fullfilling and rewarding feeling to know that you are helping your community.They are in need of help for the holiday meals. They traditionally feed approx 400 at Thanksgiving and 350 at Christmas and 250 at Easter all provided by volunteers.
Maureen Julian spoke briefly about the Christmas Tree lighting which has moved back to the Pony Express Plaza area along with the Trees for Teens. Teresa Burroughs will be collecting cash to purchase gift cards for needy teens in our community.GUESTS:
Judy Jackson introduced her guests, Sheila Nelson and Carol Backert, both becoming mew members Mary Bourn introduced Joyce Harris from the Community Center who also became a new member.Doris Morley passed the flag to the incoming Vice-President, Pat Schoggins
Meeting adjourned at 11:45 a.m.
Nov. 19- A few of us will be decorating the posts at the Community Center on Nov. 19th for the Crafts Bazaar to be held on Nov 22.