Members Present: Dave Wallach, Stan Bowers,
Orlene Bowers, Marsha Jackson, Larry Madick, Craig Wallace, Bart
Carroll, Shirley Carroll, Reid Allen, Roy Talley, Dee Talley,
Phil Hinojos, Blanca Hinojos
Robertson, Jan McKay Chris Lofthouse, Bill Lofthouse of Phoenix
The meeting was called to order by Committee Chairman Dave Wallach.
Dave announced the winner of the opportunity drawing, Peter Benjamin
of the Kiwanis Club of Hollywood/Los Feliz.
Lofthouse presented the club with a check for $2000 and a check
for $8000 to the Kiwanis Sponsored Youth Scholarship Fund.
Bill also announced the theme for the 2009 Rose Parade. "Hats
Off to Entertainment". Two (2) possible renditions of a Kiwanis
float were shown. The committee selected a theme name for the
float "Sharing the Great Outdoors" depicting people
enjoying the wilderness with wild animals. The token design was
rejected. Construction will start 1st of March. Final artwork
will be brought back in several weeks.
International Board of Trustees will be meeting the week of January
8th to take action on Kiwanis International $20K contribution
to the committee.
Rose Float membership will be sent letters with 2 raffle tickets
to sell or purchase. 110 tickets are left to be sold to have the
Eleven (11) floats were worked on by Kiwanis volunteers in the
Larry Madick will coordinate with Miss Wheelchair California and
Miss Wheelchair USA organizations to have them get involved with
Kiwanis. There are preliminarily 56,000 wheelchair users that
could become Kiwanis members.
Dave Wallach was congratulated for his service and having all
aspects of the decorating run so smoothly.
Special thank you's were extended to Bart Carroll, Shirley Carroll,
Larry Madick, Margot Dutton and Dave Wallach.
Adjournment: The meeting was adjourned at 10:40 a.m.