CMBAA General Meeting Minutes
Meeting called to order at 8:56 p.m.
1. President's Report:
CMBAA membership dues have been increasing.
Reminder that the separate Facebook pages are being consolidated into a single page at the end of January 2018.
The URL of the old page to be shut down is: https://www.facebook.com/cliftonmustangband.alumniassociation
The URL of the new active page to be used now and going forward is:
Currently reviewing venues for the Bowling Fundraiser with a tentative date in March.
Reminder that elections will be held this year for the positions of President and Secretary. Additional discussion of potential Band Historian/Archivist position(s).
2. Vice President's Report:
Discussion of online survey for which types of CMBAA apparel items might be created and sold as a fundraiser.
Received no response from Blaze Pizza regarding potential fundraiser.
Discussion of additional potential fundraisers, including Panera Bread, California Pizza Kitchen, and a wine tasting event possibly in April.
Paint and Wine "Bubbly Brunch" fundraiser finalized for Saturday, February 24, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Pinot's Palette, 510 Franklin Ave., Nutley. The cost is $40 per painter, BYOB, and the CMBAA will receive $15 back from each registrant.
3. Treasurer's Report (submitted in absentia, relayed at meeting by the President):
Concert income: $705
Membership dues: $720
Received a combined total of $1,000 from two anonymous donors.
Thanks extended to donors.
Donated $1,200 to the Band Parent Association to help defray cost of CMB Quebec trip.
Paid $200 for P.O. box rental.
Current CCB balance: $3,317.02
Current CMBAA balance: $13,978.61
Current Total balance: $17,295.63
4. Chair of the CMBAA By-laws Committee reports that the Committee is in the process of reviewing the current By-laws for potential changes.
Discussion of potential CMB 80th Anniversary celebration. Call for people interested in being involved with its organization.
Meeting adjourned at 9:17 p.m.