Meeting Minutes - 03/08/2022

 Rotary 4 Way Test of the things we think, say or do…   

  1. Is it the truth?  2.  Is it fair to all concerned?  
    3.  Will it build good will and better friendships?   4.  Will it be beneficial to all concerned?   

     Jourdanton Rotary Minutes   

    PO Box 454    

    March 8, 2022 

    Meeting was called to order by Michele Higginbotham at FCB in Jourdanton.  The blessing was offered by Tommy Hairston followed by the reciting of the Pledge of Allegiance to the United States and Texas flags and the Four Way Test.   

    18 members present   

    Guest present:  Ying 

                   Treasury Report:  Make sure you submit your dues for January. 

    Old Business:  
  • Minutes were not submitted last week but the following were the topics: 
    • Golf tournament goodie bags: FCB, State Farm, Methodist Hospital, Chicoine Insurance, Flying J.   
    • District Raffle – we will sell $500 worth of tickets, due May 13th 
    • K of C fish fry on each Friday until Easter, $12 per plate 
    • Go Vote!  Do your homework when making your decisions. 

New Business: 

  • Thank you for lunch, Bill. 
  • Golf tournament on March 27, 2022. 
    • Phase 1:  Raffle ticket sales:  92 have been sold, 1 outstanding, and 7 held back for tournament  
    • Phase 2: Hole sponsors:  $7,900 collected.  We are waiting on a couple of sponsors to submit their checks.  Monica distributed at list of businesses with their addresses for members to send letters.  Get with Monica if you need the letterhead or any other forms.` 
    • Phase 3:  Teams to participate: Goal is to get 36 two member teams to play golf.  Team information forms are available.  18 teams are signed up at this time. 

  • Tommy and Shannon are working on the “Marshmallow Longest Drive”.  $5.00 per marshmallow. 
  • Chamber BBQ and Auction – we did not get the $200 check for an auction item but will consider another opportunity to make a donation.  Ronnie reported that the chamber event was very successful.   
  • Shannon is working on our website and some signs with #jourdantonrotary rollout sign for promoting Rotary on social media. 
  • May 21st, Jourdanton Founders Day, car show, kids activities, street dance, various vendors. 
  • Jeremiah’s Hope out of Abilene: Michele Ukrainian’s foreign exchange student is working to send some goodie bags to support individuals in Ukraine 
  • Keep thinking of anyone you might want to recruit for membership. 
  • RYLA owes Rotary $1,000.  (Don’t forget) 

Program:                                                                                Cutter:  Jeff

Next Meeting:    Regular Meeting will be held at the First Commercial Bank on March 15, 2022. 

                                                       Program:                Tommy 

                                                       Meal:                   Conrad 


Meeting adjourned at 1:00 PM. 

Theresa McAllister