Business Meeting Minutes September 19, 2019 Knights of Columbus 12017
Grand Knight Larry Greer called the meeting to order. The Warden reported all had membership card and rosary. The opening prayer was led by the Warden and the Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Roll Call of Officers
|Grand Knight||Larry Greer||Present|
|Chaplain||Fr. Greg Spencer||Excused|
|Deputy Grand Knight||Chris Smith||Absent|
|Treasurer (Acting)||Sal Tascone||Present|
|Financial Secretary||Greg Decker||Present|
|Outside Guard||Sean Duncan||Excused|
|Inside Guard||John Bolger||Present|
|Trustee 1||Ken Dieppa||Absent|
|Trustee 2||Steve Shelton||Absent|
|Trustee 3||Jeff Godshall||Present|
Chaplain report: (Given by Deacon Scott)
The report included the monthly challenge from the Supreme Chaplain. The deacon also shared how he values what the knights do for the parish and community.
Welcome: Steve Shepherd was welcomed as a transfer from 1074.
Approval of minutes:
The minutes from last month’s meeting were not available.
Financial Secretary report: Gave his report.
Treasurer report: Gave his report. Program reports – Faith – Miguel Saldana Life – . Community- Family – Trustees report – no report
Retention/Membership report: no report
Grand Knight report:
Faith (Saldana, M) - Miguel encouraged all knights to take advantage of the new First Saturday Mass instituted this month. He also hopes to bring back the Marian Icon for the persecuted Christians next year.
Life (Breit) – Michael was not present, but FS Decker reminded us that the annual Life Chain will be on Oct. 6 from 2:30-3:30pm at the old Kmart on S. College Rd.
Family (Peters, S)- Steve reports that the Knights of the Month are Warren Hodges and Ron Strecker for selling the most Monday Night Football Pool booklets - 132 books. More than all the other knights combined!!
Community (Niggel, T) - Tim was not present, but GK Greer handed out flyers for the Special Olympics at the request of the Special Olympics coordinator, Brooke DeAmaral.
New Business: no report
Report of the Fourth Degree: no report
District Deputy Report: absent, no report
Insurance Representative: absent, no report
Check your email for the Signup to help with the drive. Tim Niggel is heading up the effort again this year and has scheduled 10 dates. Slots available to volunteer.
Good of the Order:
Prayers were offered for fellow Knights, relatives and friends. In particular the following names were mentioned:
Ken Merck’s daughter, Shawn Duncan’s wife, and Greg Peter’s wife.
Closing prayer: was led by the Warden
Respectfully submitted by: Larry Greer, Recorder(Acting)
After closing the meeting, Tim Niggel introduced guests who were recipients of the proceeds from our LAMB drive. These organizations work with special needs people and were grateful for the assistance provided by our council. Grand Knight, Godshall was presented with a certificate of appreciation. We have donated over $9,000 to various groups thanks to the efforts of all brothers who have worked the LAMB drives. Please continue to support this worthy cause.
NEW OFFICERS FOR 2018-2019
|Grand Knight||Larry Greer|
|Chaplain||Fr. Pat Keane||Honorary|
|Deputy Grand Knight||Chris Smith|
|Financial Secretary||Greg Decker||Appointed|
|Outside Guard||Sean Duncan|
|Inside Guard||Pete Kotas|
|Trustee 1||Ken Dieppa|
|Trustee 3||Jeff Godshall|