Minutes are not official until read and approved.
September 3, 2018
17:00 Call to Order: Steve Sweet, Commander
Presentation of POW/MIA: Dennis Lopez
POW/MIA Resolution: Dennis Lopez
Pledge of Allegiance – Commander Sweet
Opening Prayer: George Mathews
Guests: Zach Vancleave
New Members: None
Sick Call: None
Minutes: Minutes for the meeting of August 6, 2018 were presented by Bob Boyce; motion to approve by Norv Shannon, seconded by Bob Van De Weerd, motion carried.
Finance: Bob Boyce presented the finance report for August; motion to approve subject to audit, Bob Van De Weerd; seconded by Walt Caldwell, motion carried.
YYoth: No Report
Service Officer: No Report
Honor Guard: Jim Arveson reported there will be a funeral Saturday for Clarence Robb. Jim may retire as Commander at the end of the year and recommends George Mathews as his replacement. The guns still have not been properly repaired and Jim is considering having John Funk look at them.
Dennis Lopez reported Ed Staub was unable to buy a steer, due to the prices; however, we will get two pigs.He will transport them to Kent’s Meats.
POW/MIA – Steve reported Lynn Bolen will be the guest speaker. Pat Redding of VFW Auxiliary will bake the cake and Shannon the bartender will decorate it. Discussed giveaways; Steve will order. Bill will line up guest speakers.
The freezer George was able to obtain was a chest freezer and would not fit in Bob Boyce’s garage, so George put it in his own garage and the Post paid for electrical hookup.
Bob Boyce reported the Carr Fire Veterans Assistance and Relief Fund is doing very well. Ladies Auxiliary in Redding has been making good use of the funds.
Bob Boyce has Ham Dinner Drawing tickets and will print the dinner tickets before next meeting.
Commander Sweet reported the quarterly District 2 Meeting will be this coming Sunday at McCloud.
Good of the Legion:
Norv Shannon moved to adjourn, seconded by Bob Van De Weerd, motion carried.
George Mathews retired the POW/MIA flag.
SAMUEL BURNEY POST 441