BEN ZIZI CARAVAN #218
MINUTES OF MEETING OF 10/17/2019
Meeting called to order by GC Caligiuri at 6:05pm
Opening prayer led by SN Scheer
Pledge of allegiance led by SN Andreas
Roll call of officers: All present except for VGC, Sc.of Ex., M.W., Sen. Of Des., IMPGC., and the Chaplain
Reading of minutes: approved as corrected
Scribe of Exchequer; $450.00 deposited
Grand Chamberlain; $6,532.16 balance
990 form submitted to IRS
$200.00 from Supreme submitted to us in honor of Christopher Martin and Michelle Rhead completing two years of Membership.
Souper Bowl party is on schedule, raffle will be run by SN Andreas and GC Caligiuri ,11am setup
LN Julianna Taber will chair the St. Patty’s Day Party. She will not be available to cater it. Volunteers to do this were asked
To come forward at the next meeting.
No decision was made on depositing funds in a CD. The committee is still looking for a decent return rate.
Christmas party all set Proclamation forthcoming
Founder’s Day Party will be at Fratelli’s restaurant
Election of officers committee chairperson SN Andreas read the slate of officers standing for election
SD Braun made a motion to unanimously elect the entire slate of officers since there were no persons running against
Them. Motion seconded by SN Scheer and passed unanimously
The Halloween Dance will be held at the Laverne Community Center sponsored by Ben Ziri Caravan on 25 Oct. 2019
A motion was made by SD Braun to donate $125.00 to help fund the party. 2nd by SN Scheer and passed.
Good of the Order:
GC Caligiuri spoke about his trip as a member of the Honor Flight of WW11, Korean, and Viet Nam veterans
The flight takes place two times a year and includes round trip to Washington, DC, two nights at the Hilton hotel, and a wonderful tour of this nation’s capital. The flight is sponsored Honorflightsd.org. paid for entirely by donations
Bob and Fran Santos are hanging in there. Eric Gilliland is doing much better
October raffle winners were:
Tavier Higgins $100.00
Rozanne Fischer $50.00
Next meeting will be held on 11/21/2019
Led by SN Taber
Meeting adjourned at 7pm
Respectfully submitted by Anthony Andreas Grand Scribe Ben Ziri Caravan#218