VFW RIDERS MEETING JAN 8, 2012
MEETING WAS OPENED AT 1310 WITH A OPENING PRAYER ANDPLEADGE OF ALLEGENCE.
MINUTES LAST MEETING WAS READ BY SYKES A MOTION WAS MADE TO ACCEPTMINUTES AS READ BY MIKE AND SECONDED BY CHARLIE. MOTION VOTED ON AND PASSED.
FINANCIAL REPORT WAS GIVEN BY MIKE NO MONEY WAS DEPOSITED THIS MONTH.WE HAVE MONEY TO BE DEPOSITED AND WILL BE REFLECTED IN NEXT MONTH STATEMENT. AMOTION WAS MADE TO ACCEPT AS READ BY CHARLIE AND SECONDED BY WAYNE VOTED ON AND PASSED.
OLD BUSINESS TICKET SELLS ARE DOING GOOD ON PISTOL. HOPEFULLY WE WILL BE ABLE TORAFFLE IT OFF AT NEXT BUGER BURN.
NEW BUSINESS CHARLIE BROUGHT UP THAT WE NEED TO SET A DATE FOR OUR NEXT POKER RUN. WEALSO NEED TO GET FLYERS OUT EARLY. WE NEED TO PUT A BETTER EFFORT IN GETTINGTHIS OUT TO PUBLIC. IT WAS DECIDED TO SET DATE AT NEXT MEETING.
CLOSING PRAYER WAS GIVEN BY MIKE.
MEETING ADJOURNED AT 1340
NEXT BURGER BURN 1/11/2012
NEXT MEETING 2/5/12
VFW RIDERS MEETING DEC 4, 2011
AMEETING WAS OPENED AT 1300 FOLLOWED BY PLEDGE OF ALLIGENCE.
MINUTES LAST MEETING WASREAD BY SYKES AND MOTION TO ACCEPT AS READ WAS MADE BY MIKE AND SECONDED BYRON. MOTION PASSED.
FINANCIAL REPORT WASGIVEN BY MIKE A MOTION TO ACCEPT AS READ BY JOHN SECONDED BY STEVE MOTIONPASSED.
OLD BUSINESS SPURS GAVEUS THE RUN DOWN ON THE TRIP TO FORT RILEY HE SAID THE TRIPWAS REALLY WINDY. HE PRESENTED THE MONEY FOR THE RIDERS FOR THE WOUNDED WARRIORFUND. HE NOTED THAT THEY DIDN’T REALIZE THAT THE VFW RIDERS EVEN EXISTED. THEYWERE ALSO INTERESTED IN STARTING A CHAPTER. GOOD JOB SPURS.
NEW BUSINESS A MOTION WAS MADE BY STEVE TO DONATE $100 FOR A POSTNEW YEARS EVE DANCE. IT WAS SECONDED BY MIKE AND VOTED ON AND PASSED.
SPURSMADE A MOTION TO BUY A TORRUS 44 CALIBER WITH 8 IN BARREL FOR OUR NEXT PISTOLTO BE RAFFLED OFF. COST $489.61.SECONDED BY LORING, MOTION VOTED ON AND PASSED.
MIKEMADE A MOTION TO REIMBURSE JOHN $27.35 FOR RAFFLE TICKETS. MOTION SECONDED BYANDY MOTION VOTED ON AND PASSED.
CLOSINGPRAYER WAS GIVEN BY MIKE MEETING ADJOURNED AT 1345.
NEXTBURGER BURN 12/14/11
VFW RIDERS MEETING OCT 2, 2011
MEETINGWAS OPENED AT 1300 OPENING PRAYER WAS GIVEN BY SYKES FOLLOWED BY PLEADGE OFALLIGENCE.
MINUTES OF LAST MEETING WASREAD BY SYKES.
FINANCIAL REPORT WASGIVEN BY MIKE A MOTION WAS MADE BY LORING AND SECONDED BY SPURS MOTION PASSED.
OLD BUSINESS WEB SITEPAYMENT IS DUE OF $100 MIKE IS GOING TO GO TO VFW SINCE THE RIDERS PAID THEFIRST $100.
SPURSBROUGHT UP THE $500 FOR WOUNDED WARRIORS MIKE SAID HE WOULD TAKE CARE OF IT.SPURS WANTED SOMEONE TO COMIT TO PRESENT THE CHECK, STILL UNDECIDED.
NEW BUSINESSSPURS REPORTED ON STATE RALLY HE SAID IT WAS MAINLY ONGOLDSTAR MOTHER ASKING FOR MORE SUPPORT ON FUNERALS. THEY ALSO DISCUSSED VFWRIDERS PATCHES. THEY SAID THAT THE VFW RIDERS ARE A POST FUNCTION AND THEY HADENO PROBLEM WITH THE PATCHES.
MIKEBROUGHT UP TOY RUN.
SPURSBROUGHT UP NEXT GUN FOR RAFFLE IT WAS DECIDED TO MAKE DECISION NEXT MONTH.
MEETINGADJOURNED AT 1400. CLOSING PRAYER GIVEN BY MIKE
NEXTMEETING NOV 6
NEXTBURGER BURN OCT 12
VFW RIDERS MEETING AUGUST 7, 2011
MEETING WAS STARTED AT 1305 APRAYER WAS GIVEN BY SYKES AND FOLLOWED WITH PLEADGE OF ALLEGENCE.
MINUTES LAST MEETING WASREAD BY SYKES MOTION MADE BY MIKE TO ACCEPT AS READ SECONDED BYJOHN MOTIONVOTED ON AND PASSED.
FINANCIAL REPORT WASGIVEN BY MIKE MOTION MADE BY LORING TO ACCEPT AS READ SECONDED BY SPURS MOTIONVOTED ON AND PASSED.
OLD BUSINESS MIKEMADE A MOTION THAT SINCE SALES OF GUN TICKETS ARE SLOW THAT ON FINAL MONTHYBURGER BURN WE GO AHEAD AND DRAW FOR THE GUN, EVEN IF WE DON’T HAVE ALL TICKETSSOLD. MOTION PASSED.
MIKIEIS GOING TO GET WITH CHARLIE AND GET MONEY FROM SALES OF FLEECE JACKETS ANDDEPOSIT IN BANK.
NEWBUSINESS STEVEN FRAPPLER FUNERAL WILL BE HELD AUG 11.
MIKESLOOKING FOR GOLFERS TO JOIN HIM IN THE HONOR AND REMEMBER CHARITY GOLFTOURNAMENT ON AUGUST 20. PROCEEDS GO TO OPERATION FREEDOM MEMORIAL.
STEVEWILL HAVE KATHY WRITE USA CHECK FOR $200 FOR A/C.
AMOTION TO RAISE LIMITS FOR VET. ASSIST TO $500 MOTION PASSED.
AMOTION TO BUY PHIL GRAW A BRICK IN MEMORIAL PARK FOR $100 MOTION PASSED
MEETINGADJOURNED AT 1305 WITH A CLOSING PRAYER FROM MIKE. NEXT MEETING SEPT 11 AT 1300
VFW RIDERS MEETING JULY 3, 2011
MEETING WAS OPENED AT 1300 A PRAYERWAS GIVEN BY SYKES FOLLOWED BY THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGENCE.
MINUTES LAST MEETING WASREAD BY SYKES AND A MOTION WAS MADE TO ACCEPT MINUTES AS READ BY JOHN SECONDEDBY LORING MOTION VOTED ON AND PASSED.
TREASURY REPORT WASGIVEN BY MIKE MOTION TO ACCEPT AS READ BY ANDY SECONDED BY JOHN MOTION VOTED ONAND PASSED.
OLD BUSSINESCHARLIE SAID THAT MONEY RECEIVED FROM SALES OF FLEECE JACKET NEEDS TO BEDEPOSIT IN BANK. WE ALSO HAVE TWO POW XL SHIRTS WE NEED TO SELL.
NEW BUSINESS DAVEPRITCHARD DIED OF MASSIVE HEART ATTACK AT 2 AM. FUNERAL WILL BE AT BELEPLANECEMETARY.
MEMBERSOF VFW RIDERS 3115 ATTENDED OUR MEETING, THEY INVITED US TO JOIN THEM FOR THE EL DORADO VETERANS REUNIONON JULY 16. LINE UP AT 0730 AT POST 3115 AND WILL DEPART AT 0800.
JULY 4PARADE MEET AT 0800 AT POST, STEVE WILL BE RC.
CHARLIESAID ALL VFW RIDERS WILL BE AT HEAD OF PARADE. SO BE THERE EARLY.
CLOSINGPRAYER GIVEN BY MIKE
MEETINGADJOURNED AT 1340
NEXTMEETING AUGUST 7 AT 1300
NEXTBURGER BURN JULY 13.
VFW RIDERS MEETING FEB 6, 2011
The meeting was opened at 1305
Opening prayer and Pledge ofAllegiance was given.
Minutes of Last Meeting was given by Sykes, motion toaccept minute as read was made by Dallasand seconded by Steve; motion voted on and passed.
Old Business Charlie said that $3oo of shirtshas already been sold. We also discussed that we need to get a second mag forpistol. Charlie made motion to buy one at $22 Steve seconded. Voted on andpassed.
Financial Report since Mike was unavailable to beat meeting we decided to wait for his input.
New Business Steve made a motion that we buyan electric scoreboard for the new shuffleboard seconded by Charley voted onand passed.
One of our member’s sons is sickand in hospital, a motion was made by Steve to donate $1000 so he will be ableto go see him. Motion seconded by Charlie voted on and passed.
Spurs gave his VFW coin to amilitary person at a welcome home he needs a replacement.
A motion was made by Dallas to buy memorialpaving stone for $200 from Operation Freedom Memorial in the name of theVFW-Riders Post 7253. It was seconded by Steve voted on and passed.
Meeting adjourned at 1410
Next meeting March 6 at 1300
Next VFW-Rider's BurgerBurn Feb. 9
VFW RIDERS MEETING January 9,2011
The meeting was opened at 1315
Opening prayer and pledge ofallegiance was given.
Minute’s Last Meeting was given by Sykes. A motion wasmade to accept as read voted on and approved.
Old Business Andy has been doing theretirement of old flags.
Financial Report was given by mike shock a motionwas made to accept report as read voted on and approved.
New Business The VFW has fleece jackets forsale $20 for sizes up to XL. $23 for larger sizes. T shirts available for $10.
It was voted on to purchase apistol to raffle off. Motion made by mike and seconded by Charlie; voted on andapproved.
Meeting adjourned at 1350.
Next VFW-Rider's BurgerBurn 1-12 2011
Next meeting 2-6-2011
VFW RIDERS MEETING DECEMBER 5,2010
The meeting was opened at 1300
Charlie Hon the commander wasabsent due to illness.
Sykes said opening prayerfollowed by pledge of allegiance.
Minute’s Last Meeting Sykes read minutes a motion madeto accept minutes as read motion passed.
Financial Report was given by Mike; a motion madeby Wayne andseconded by John to accept financial report as given, motion passed.
Old Business Gary brought up the officers now. Itwas explained due to national the post commander will assign a committee. National will be giving us more directions in the future. Mike asked how rafflefor rifle was going. But Spurs is running this so we will have to find out. Wediscussed web page and how we were going to keep it updated.
New Business the Wounded Warrior fund is requestingcontributions for Christmas gifts for children 12-17. A motion to donate $100was made by mike and seconded by Sykes motion voted on and passed.
A motion to change by-laws toincrease the amount that can be donated without a vote from $75 to $100. Motionvoted on and passed.
A motion was made to change nextmeeting to January 9, 2011. Motion voted on and passed.
Charlie and Mike have beentalking to the Boy Scouts in doing the next retirement of flags. They said thatthey would be glad to participate in ceremony.
Next VFW-Rider's BurgerBurn December 8.
New Years party at post Dec. 31
Black eyed pea dinner at postJanuary 1
Next meeting January 9 at 1300
Closing prayer given by Mike
Meeting adjourned at 1335
MEMBERSHIP DUES ARE DUEAT END OF MONTH
VFW RIDERS MEETING NOVEMBER 14,2010
Meeting opened at 1310
Financial Report given by mike. A motion was madeto accept as read by chief seconded by Charlie. Motion passed.
Minute’s Last Meeting last meeting given bySykes a motion made to accept as read by chief and seconded by Elliot.Motion passed.
New BusinessCharlie and mike took float to Topeka for the gold starmothers. A motion was made to reimburse them for their gas expense of $65.Motion was passed.
A motion was made by chief todonate $500 to the wounded warrior fund seconded by Elliot, motion passed.
Spurs is looking for rifle fornext raffle.
Mike is thinking about a fish frywill discuss at next meeting.
Post having a Thanksgiving dinneron November 21.
Next meeting Dec 5 at 1300.
Next VFW-Rider's BurgerBurn Dec 8.
Motion made to adjourn at 1420.Motion passed.