The Nevada Lions Club held its regular Board of Directors Meeting May 5, 2008 in the Board Room of the Story Co. Medical Center with Loren Heckathorne as host. The meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm by Vice President Jerry Radke who acted as Chairman with the following members present:
Jerry Radke Bob Hunter Willie Morfitt Paul Malsom Loren Heckathorne Charlene Jarboe Jean Bodensteiner Dick Smith
Motion to approve the minutes of April 2008 was made by Bob Hunter, seconded by Charlene Jarboe. Motion approved.
The Treasurer's Report was given by Bob Hunter. Pancake Day netted $1428.00.
Bills presented: Central Iowa Printing, $41.86; Midwest Pack, 866.70; Speaker, 50.00. Motion to pay the bills presented made by Willie Morfitt, seconded by Paul Malsom. Motion approved.
Jean Bodensteiner reported that 81 people attended the 60th anniversary celebration. Table decorations and door prizes from Holub's totaled $71.32.
Willie Morfitt complimented Jean Bodensteiner for the successful celebration.
Jerry Radke reported that 27 had signed up for the Campus Lions Club and Charter Night will be June 4 at Gates Hall. Price for meal will be $12.00.
A motion to purchase the Gavel and Gong for $149.95 was made by Willie Morfitt, seconded by Charlene Jarboe. Motion approved.
Jean Bodensteiner reported that the paper recycling trailer was located next to the Nevada Lumber Co. It is located in the old scale pit and the door is at ground level.
A motion to approve Duane Stansbury's request for privilege status effective July 1 was made by Jean Bodensteiner, seconded by Bob Hunter. Motion approved.
Jerry Radke reported possible fund raising projects for the summer are ISU Dining and the Farm Progress Show.
A thank you was received from Parks and Rec. for sponsoring baseball team.
Jerry Radke reported that the Kindergarten classes of Nevada collected $779.47 in a Pennies for Puppies project.
A motion to add $120.53 to the 779.47 for total of $1000 to sponsor 2 puppies was made by Willie Morfitt, seconded by Jean Bodensteiner. Motion approved.
Jerry Radke reported the club has donated $1050 to LIF and qualifies for a Warren Coleman Award.
A motion to have the Executive Committee select a recipient for the Warren Coleman Award was made by Willie Morfitt, seconded by Charlene Jarboe. Motion approved. The Scholarship Committee reported that 3 names for each scholarship was turned in to the school.
Charlene Jarboe reported that there will be a vendor's fee of $200 for organizations participating in RAGBRAI.
The next Board meeting will be June 2nd at the home of Bob Hunter.
Motion to adjourn made by Loren Heckathorne, seconded by Jean Bodensteiner.
Meeting adjourned at 8:20 pm.
Dick Smith, Secretary
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