Meeting Minutes - December 7, 2021

               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   

December 7, 2021  


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.  


16 members present  

Guest present: N/A



Old Business: 

  • Jim made a motion to approve the November 16, 2021, minutes. Ronnie seconded and motion passed unanimously.

  • The tree in the park has been decorated.  Take down is January 4th.

New Business: 

  • There are 4 applicants for the RYLA scholarship.

  • No reading at the school today. Resume on January 4th.

  • Interact will meet at an off campus site before or after school. Site and time will be determined.

  • Golf tournament on March 27, 2022.  Committee meeting was held today. Raffle tickets will be available before Christmas.  Please sell as many as possible as we agreed to this commitment as a club.  Will also need to recruit sponsorships.  Ronnie will create a letterhead that we can use for soliciting donations.

  • Benita made the motion, Jim seconded and approved:

    • Casa - $100 worth of gift cards

    • Safer Path – keeping low key this year, ongoing, will be at Merry on Main serving hot chocolate, $100 gift cards

  • Christmas Party: Thursday, December 16th, 6:00 pm, Andrus’ Home, white elephant – BYOB. Joyce, Michele and Benita will bring soup.  Al will bring cornbread. Everyone else bring a side or snack to go with soup. Theresa, Leroy will bring desserts.  Jack will bring chips and dips.  We will play Corn Toss?????

  • Keep thinking of anyone you might want to recruit for membership.

  • RYLA owes Rotary $1,000.  (Don’t forget)

  • RYLA will be January 14th through January 17th.

  • December 9th, Pleasanton Christmas Party at Lew’s and we are invited, 6:00 pm, let Michele know if you would like to go.

  • December 18th, American Legion will have Piece2Pieces

  • January 11th District Governor will attend our meeting.  Board will meet prior to the meeting at 11:11 am on 1/11/11+11

Program:   Cutter:  Michele
Business Meeting

Next Meeting:    Regular Meeting will be held at the First Commercial Bank on December 14, 2021. No meeting on December 28th.  If you would like to meet for lunch anyway without a meeting, contact Michele.

Program:  Ronnie (Swapped with Bill)

Meal: Jim


Meeting adjourned at 1:02 PM.