Thanks to all who helped at registration and especially those who entered the information for the volunteers.
Ty Thomas is working on website space and has tentatively agreed to hire on as need to help as we move forward with the technology. (He may have a report out) but we are considering a new template for look and ease of use.
Tupperware fundraiser is complete; $732.18 raised. ENDS TONIGHT.
Fundraising team meeting Monday 7 p.m. at Panera (North) to divide up tasks and move forward for year.
Planning Jockey (women’s clothing) fundraiser for next Month. Jennifer Trevarthan is the host. Will have sample items at next meeting.
Working with Dr. Fitz for Pioneer Palooza idea. Bringing in an alumni or two who are recording artists, add school talent and make a fundraising night out of it. Hopefully offsite. Need admin approval before moving forward with details. Just in discussion stage.
August board meeting minutes can be accessed on the UHS Booster website.
Minutes are available on the Boosters website each month
Be sure to register on the sign in sheet
Treasurer Doug Gillam
Explained the difference between grants, matching funds (eligible once every 3 years up to $500)
Foundation account – Donations of over $14,000 at registration; 12 donations at the Pillar level
See report below
Administration Report (Andrea Markert)
There are 160 students in the freshman class from 24 junior high schools (we’re FULL!)
Excited about the spirit demonstrated at football games
Electronic distribution of directory again this year
“The Best Committee”
Provide a meal for faculty and staff every month
Volunteers will be contacted through e-mail and can sign up using the SignUp Genius link
Cory Roop/Tom Dulee
Fundraising meeting Monday night at Panera (north location)
See the calendar of opportunities on the U-High Boosters website
Open house tomorrow at 6:30
Still need a few volunteers to serve
Parent Support Network
Promotions Michelle Wittman
Purpose: To promote University High School through the sale of clothing and other merchandise. We are not out to make a big profit for Boosters, nor do we stock merchandise that is sport specific.
Trying not to carry as much inventory this year
About $5,600 in sales at registration
Fall orders should be in in about 1 ½ - 2 weeks
Will have stock available at football games, online (fall, holiday and spring), and some items for the open house tomorrow night.
Looking for ideas and volunteers
Jane Lyman/Kristi Bozann?
First Gold Rush Raffle has been held
Collected about $11,000
Donors who purchased a set of five tickets received a custom mug with a U-High crest
96 mugs distributed at a cost of $9.03 each
New committee that will recognize the accomplishments of U-High students, faculty and staff
Determine what to recognize and how
Volunteers should watch for a meeting invitation
Scheduled for Friday, Sept. 26 before the homecoming football game
Avanti’s providing the food
Need helpers 4:30 – 7:30
Motion to adjourn by Beth Adams; seconded by Kate Rodriguez; meeting adjourned at 7:38.
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. in the U-High library.
Rod Bray, Doug Gillam, Susan Rink, Andrea Markert,Kate Rodriguez, Michelle Houchin,Jennifer Trevarthan, Katie Adams, Chuck Fudge, Cheri Kuhn, Ursula Mussey, Mary Walker, Kia Blythe, Lynn Litwiller, Carrie Phillips, Ed Voegele, Mike Orgler, Sarah Ray, Milissa Smith, Stacie Croff, Renee A. Ruffin-Brewer, Lee Brewer, Joe Alexander, Jocelyn Aldridge, Sylvia Browning, Kelly Stogner, Phil Johnson, Tina Griesbaum, Tracy Patkunas, Lisa Heptinstall, Susan Kullman, Jane Lyman,Janine Rodriguez, Laura Amble, Shelly Spain, Janet Tulley, Sarah Curtis, Jodie Slothower, Karen O‘Shea, Kirk Noraian, Chris Bray, Heidi Weis, Tammy Baker, Andy Wittman, Beth Adams, Cory Roop, Jerri Palumbo, Joe Palumbo