GRANT APPLICATION
  • The District acknowledged receipt of completed grant request
  • Roland thought the final product was well put together
  • Due to the breadth of scope of the subcommittee's efforts, there is a decent chance of success
  • The decision is expected in July
  • Thermometers will be needed by all re-opening businesses and useful for the next 12-18 months
  • Rotary-branded thermometers would be nice (buy in bulk and affix our own branding)
  • Individual price from W.B. Mason is $120
BON APPETIT
  • The Biddeford Second Congregational Church is trying to fix up kitchen prior to inspection
  • They would like work done on Saturdays
  • Materials required: shop vac, cleaning equipment
  • Cleaning, scraping, and painting needed, particularly around duct
GARDENING
  • There are currently 2 community gardens in Biddeford and 1 in Saco
  • The subcommittee could attempt to duplicate in another space
  • Alternatively, gardening education could be provided; potentially wood donations for raised beds
  • Education in raising chickens also being considered
  • Program would benefit families already receiving assistance, who are interested in sustainable solutions
MISCELLANEOUS
  • Everyone to consider potential cash mob partners/fundraising feasibility
  • Honor Flight program is on hold for the moment
  • Approximately $4,000 in available funding
  • $863 must be spent before the end of June (partially earmarked for flag)
  • Dunkin Donuts providing a free doughnut with each meal at community center
  • Several members will reach out to veteran contacts to assess community needs
TASKS
  • Conrad checking with city of Biddeford / Don with Saco regarding veterans needs
  • CJ knows a veteran as well and will contact him for info
  • Conrad contacting Jim Godbout regarding Bon Appetit work
  • Don looking into ordering thermometers with other clubs for bulk discount
  • Brian talking to hospital contact regarding sourcing thermometers
  • Conrad also contacting Ken
  • Brian looking into new Zoom account
  • Conrad will talk to Wardwell and Seal Rock/Atlantic Heights
Have a great weekend!
 
Thank you,
 
 
 
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