Posted by Leonard Shonka on Jul 28, 2017
Weekly Morning Meeting
July 28, 2017
Oakmont Country Club
  1. The Meeting was called to order by President Nina Crowe
  2.  Meeting Roles
  • Greeter - Nina Sonin
  • Pledge of Allegiance - Nancy Young
  • Cashier - Mike Schaar
  • Inspiration - Denise Miller
  • 4-Way Test - Peggy Smith
  1. Kris Hons acted as substitute Sergeant-At-Arms and oversaw fines and acknowledgements
  2. Club Assembly
  • President Nina Crowe and the Introduction
    • Nina reiterated that the theme for the new year is "Good is the New Cool"
    • Encouraged committees to be involved in each others' projects
  • Alex Parajon and the Service Projects Committee
    • School projects
    • Ascencia project
    • Blood drive
    • River clean ups
    • Tax counseling for the elderly
    • Glendale Community College Food Pantry
    • Chess Tournaments
    • Dr. Seuss Day
    • Alzheimers Foundation of Greater Los Angeles Bingo
  • Nina Crowe substituting for the International Projects Committee
    • 3 Amigos
  • Anita Wallace - Peace & Conflict Committee
    • Raise awareness of issues of conflict
    • Scheduled speaker topics
      • Liberty in North Korea
      • Human Trafficking
    • Anita will be attending a Peace Conversation Facilitation workshop put together by Rotary. All are welcome to attend.
  • Nina Crowe substituted for the Projects and Events Committee
    • Projects
      • Coats for Kids
      • Special Olympics for Glendale Unified School District
      • Book Drive
      • Buddy Bench
      • Little League Team Sponsorship
      • Rotary Youth Leadership Awards
    • Fundraising for Projects
      • Wine Tasting at Kim Villa's home
  • Denise Miller - Fellowship Committee
    • Announced that the committee will try to interweave fellowship events with service projects
    • Currently coordinating with the Projects and Events Committee on the Wine Tasting Fundraiser
  • Nina Sonin - Avenues of Service Committee
    • Boxed Lunches
    • Establishing venues where members can talk about their vocations
  • Scott Pafford & Peggy Smith - Membership Committee
    • The Membership Committee passed out marketing materials to be forwarded with potential new members
    • The Committee shared scripts with the members on how to recruit new members
    • The member who brings in the most new members of the 2017-2018 year will be acknowledged
  • Ken Riedel and the Budget
    • Budget was approved by the Club
  1. Kris Hons oversaw the opportunity drawings
  • Velvet Rhodes will be eligible to draw a card for the opportunity of $271 next meeting due to the deck of cards missing
  1. President Nina Crowe adjourned the meeting.