Posted by Kaitlin Tito on Sep 23, 2020
Attendance: Joe Bassett, Melissa Cilley, Brian Dallaire, Roland Gagne, Susan Gajewski, Martin Grohman, Bill Kany, Kristen Lane, Heather MacLean, Joe Moreshead, Bill Paterson, Donald Pilon, Brenda Pollock, Kathy Shea, Haley Thompson, Kaitlin Tito, Mark Tuller, Matt Tuller, Conrad Welzel  
 
Guest: Robert Biggs of Main Street Saco
 
President Don welcomed everyone
Pledge of Allegiance
Joe Bassett with the invocation
Roland led the 4-Way Test
 
Announcements:
 
 
 
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE
  • Only 3 appointments remaining
  • All Power Red slots have been filled
  • Volunteers needed on September 28th, 12-5 PM
  • Jim LaBelle and Jane Foley have volunteered for a couple of hours in the afternoon
  • Roland, Sue, and Don will help out with the rest of the volunteer slots
COVID-19 SUBCOMMITTEE
  • A $1,000 donation is being provided to the Thornton Academy food assistance program
  • Katie Brown of YouthFull Maine will be joining the meeting next week
  • More hand sanitizer is available for distribution
  • If anyone has a non-profit in mind for sanitizer, please let the subcommittee know
  • Marty has offered 500 cloth masks to the Second Congregational Church and is hoping to donate the other 500 masks to Seeds of Hope
  • The District will also be providing us with 1,000 masks to distribute
 
 
 
100TH ANNIVERSARY UPDATE
  • A date has been set - July 13th & 14th
  • If any members are available to host families, please notify Roland or Fausto
  • We want to show our guests around while they are here - potential places to visit include Freeport, LL Bean, Kennebunkport (the President's house), Biddeford mills. Freedom Trail, etc.
  • Fausto is donating food for the event; menu will be appetizers (and cash bar)
  • Next meeting is September 25th at 2 PM - contact Roland if you'd like to attend
FIRST RESPONDER APPRECIATION
  • Pension Professionals is hosting an event to honor 1st responders and essential workers
  • It will be a drive through BBQ on October 7th from 6-9 | 11-1 | 4-6
  • Volunteers are needed to package and distribute food
  • Please notify Roland if you are available to help out
 
BLAIS MASSAGE AUCTION
  • Funds raised from the auction will go to the golf tournament budget
  • Bill Paterson purchased the one-hour massage for $75
 
 
HAPPY DOLLARS / FINES
  • Joe M. climbed Mt. Katahdin - he is donating $150 to the club for everyone's unpaid fines
  • Don - $1 - Matt Tuller is at meeting today
  • Conrad - $1 - Made it through his birthday
  • Mark Tuller - $1 - Happy his son is joining club
  • Don - $1 - Meeting started late (at 12:16)
  • Roland - $1 - For 4-Way Test
Matt Tuller induction and welcome message from Don
 
President Don announced that a gift was made in Past President James Pastorelli's honor - $250 to the Polio Plus Program
 
Meeting adjourned at 1:15 
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