RALPHO TOWNSHIP BUSINESS ASSOCIATION MEETINGG MINUTES

APRIL 19, 2018

The meeting opened with the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America.

We then followed through in short form due to lack of a quorum.

OLD BUSINESS:

Meeting Minutes:

The minutes of our March 15 meeting were accepted with a motion made by Carole Swank and a second by Frank Berger.

Financial Report:The Financial Report was presented by our Treasurer, Carole Swank. A motion to accept the Treasurerís report was made by Frank Berger and seconded by David Latorre.

Food Pantry:When thinking of your vegetable garden plantingthis Spring; please remember our friends at the Food Pantry and plan on planting an extra row or two for them.They are very grateful for any donations that are given to them.

Facebook Page: Moving forward with Frank Berger joining David Latorre and Frank Bebenek working together on the Facebook project to get our Associationís page established.

NEW BUSINESS:

††††††††††† A letter was received from the Southern Columbia Community Foundation explaining their Alumni Career Day to be held, Friday, April 20, 2018. After discussing the situation it was decided not to sponsor a table this year, but to make a $50 donation to their organization.

Maps: At next monthís meeting we will be talking about the Maps.We will need to decide on a color, the number to be purchased, any changes and updates as well as costs.

Review Membership lists: Lists were reviewed for membership and it was announced that at this point in time last year there were 73 members enrolled, however, this current year there are only 59 enrolled.†† Businesses will be contacted.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Voting on New Membership: This will take place at Mayís meeting.

Community Sweep Yard Sale: The yard sale this year will be held May19, 2018. Signs are being taken care of.Penn Dotís complaint will be taken care of by attaching the yard sale sign to the ENTRANCE sign where needed.One of the signs is now down and being repaired.

 

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

Scholarship: Chairperson, Frank Berger reported that the scholarship winner is Natalie Marie Ring.She will be invited to our May meeting where the announcement will be made and her check presented.Natalie will be receiving a letter notifying her of her winning and there will be pictures taken for the newspapers.An announcement will also be made at the High School Award Day Program.

FBLA: Chairperson, David Latorre announced that the Student of the Third Quarter is Jaden Laskoski.She will be receiving her $50 check.He also announced that there some FBLA members will be attending Nationals.

NEXT MEETING May 17, 2018.

ADJOURNMENT:

A motion for adjournment was made by Frank Berger and seconded by Ann Roadarmel.

Respectfully submitted,

 

Ann Roadarmel, Secretary