Tara Vraniak DI Zone Chair talked to us about what is happening locally and internationally.
Minutes of the DeForest Lions Club Membership Meeting
Date: October 10th, 2016
CALL TO ORDER: The meeting was called to orderLion President Dave Gat 6:30PM at the Comfort Inn and Suite.
OUR GUESTS: Terry O., Tara Vraniak DI Zone Chair and her husband Lion Mike and new member Brian C.
SPEAKER: Tara Vraniak DI Zone Chair. We won a patch for youth service. Lions planted 6 Million Trees this year internationally. Our zone had 3894 hours in 3 months. International Convention is in Chicago June 30th – July 4th 2017. Tara is stepping down next year and is looking for a replacement.
Secretary’s Report motion to approve 1. Tony 2. Jason, Approved
Treasurers Report Motion to approve 1. Beth 2. Nora , Approved
Heritage Fest…Profit little over $600
Gun Raffle Lion Max…Profit just under $3000…Kim J was a huge player… Tony made a motion to commend both Kim and Max’s effort very commendable APPROVED
Bowling… Moving forward
Brian Cortez, Ron Rogers is not here. Dale Olson… Who was ill this evening Induct next month
Community Service, Leo’s… Homecoming parade was a success, 50 applications were handed out for membership
Tony …Rotary had a purple pinky fundraiser event… Gates foundation donating $2 for each dollar donated….1. Tony Proposed $500 to Rotary for Polio, Marc seconded…Rotary. Approved…one opposed
List of members on website…. Was discussed Larry motion 2nd tony Approved. Lion Bert to provide
Christmas Party: Will be in December this year
Nov 9th Children’s vision screen in Dodgeville
Eye bank… Wanting to expand their building… Dispatcher in house and not off site
Lion Erling mentioned Wisconsin Lions Mission still looking for 5 people for the mission
Respectfully submitted by
Lion Secretary Bert Freeman