CMBAA General Meeting Minutes

1/2/18

 

Meeting called to order at   8:56  p.m.

 

OLD BUSINESS

 

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:

https://www.facebook.com/cmbaanj

 

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.

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NEW BUSINESS

 

Discussion of potential CMB 80th Anniversary celebration. Call for people interested in being involved with its organization.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting adjourned at  9:17  p.m.