Minutes were distributed. There were no corrections to the minutes and the minutes stand as read/distributed.
Copies distributed and discussed. As of yesterday (2018-08-10) we have $48,639.83 in the bank for a $4,014.27 profit since the beginning of 2018. Motion made and seconded (Sanders,Harner) to accepted report, motion carried subject to Audit.
¶ The new band is starting this Saturday on a 4 week trial.¶ Not sure corn hole will continue, will find out this Thursday if they show up. Turn out is down from the start.¶ Need to report that a $1000 was donated to buy new chairs for the canteen. It was voted last meeting to add another $350 to get a total of 20 chairs. Since then another $500 was donated and the other $350 requested was not needed.¶ LED light have been installed where needed, thanks Comrade Harner.¶ Mary Campbell won last months 50/50 raffle
¶ Been meeting weekly since the date is near (Sept 22nd). It's been published in flyer's, paper etc. We've received several donations to offset the costs. Planning on some entertainment for children. Food will be served (smoked port butts/shoulder)¶ State Senator William will present awards.
General Order #3 highlights were read to membership and some items were brought up for discussion. Reiterated that we need to keep our Community Service updated.
¶ $712 left to finish floor where the old bathroom was located in the lounge. ¶ $1000 allocated to replace two doors in lounge. ¶ All-American sign purchased and waiting for installation, after remodeling decision made . ¶ Past Commander/Presidents pictures removed form hall. Need to build collage in hallway to restore and archive. National has provided us names of past commanders.¶ Donate $100 to Boaz post for providing Honor Guard at Billy Parker's service.¶ $1,100 due to Axillary is on hold until they are stabilized. Need people from both Post and Auxiliary to try to help identify persons in photo's of past Commanders.
¶ Buddy poppy road block on Oct 6th on 77¶ Need to get our Social Media functional (facebook). Comrade Harner said he will help.¶ Need to get card for Dave and offer any assistance he and Fran need (cut grass, etc)