Harbor Light News Letter 2017-09-13

1.  Call to Order
2.  Thought & Pledge - Jim Pockross
3.  Four Way Test – in all the things you think, say or do:
Is it the truth?
Is it fair to all concerned?
Will it build goodwill and better friendships?
Will it be beneficial to all concerned?
4.  Special thanks to:
Set up – Club/Gil Gilbert
Treasurer - John Bowman-
Attendance - John Ray
Greeter - Tom Ryan
 Duties next meeting (Sept. 20): 
 Attendance - Chris Cole 
 Greeter - Heidi Voorhees 
 Thought and Pledge - Jackie McGuire 
 Shenanigans - Ben Ivory
5.  Reports on upcoming activities :
a  Beach sweep   9-16  Starts at 8:00 at Gillson
b  Chicago Red Star soccer we are sending $$$ re Guatemala x ray
c.  Club Social  Wed 9-6 at 6:00 – report/update by Joan O’Neill  Event went great!
5.  President’s moment  What is rotary? Global alliance of community networkers doing good.   
Lets focus on membership and guests. 
6.  Announcements
a -Update on Al Hashimi family/ Lets continue social visits.  Aram now has a car!
b.  Dues are due   All but 4 have paid
7.  Board meeting update  
     a - Jim Waite updated on membership committee 
      b - Ben Ivory on beach sweep
c - Shelter Box purchase update from George   Board gave the ok for this purchase
      d - Food Drive  Heidi Voorhees  delivered food items to New Trier food depository
      e -  Thanksgiving parade
      f - November wine tasting for holiday sale  this may be in October  details to follow
      g -  Hank Hufnagel is again leading efforts for Operation Warm  Coats will be purchased and delivered soon
8. Speaker -  Campus Kitchens from Northwestern- Samantha Warren
         Great talk on how they use campus food at Northwestern, repackage and deliver to those in need. 
         This could be a good volunteer project for us to help deliver meals or help package food
9.  Meeting adjourned at 8:30 am.