Citrus LGBTQ Pride Inc.
January 8, 2021. A virtual meeting using Zoom.
Present: Steve Miller, Wayne Morris, Charles (Chuck) Higgins, and Oneida Scofield, John Gileza, Tim Felencer
The meeting began just after 3 PM.
Steve moved to accept the minutes of the October meeting. 2nd by John. Motion carried without discussion.
President - Chuck reminded everyone to renew his or her dues in January. You can pay your dues on the website https://www.citruspride.org/
Treasurer Report. Steve reported on the contributions and dues received over the last few months. Our checking balance is $1046.95 and we received one rather large donation to the emergency assistance fund.
Chuck presented the proposed goals for 2021. There was some discussion on these rather ambitious but possible goals. Some of the goals would need further funding/grants to bring to their full potential. Steve knows an allay who has written grant applications, and will see if there is an interest in helping us.
Suggestions to grow our community and was to bring back drag queen bingo when the pandemic has slowed/ ended and if we can find a site.
Tim moved we adopt the goals as written with the hope that additional membership will be added to help reach each goal. 2nd by Oneida. Motion carried.
Chuck then presented a proposed budget that we would use as a minimum pride budget and adjust the amounts as needed. Steve moved to adopt the budget as presented subject to additional funding as received. 2nd by Tim. Motion carried
Tim brought up that Unity Church in Lecanto is beginning to schedule space to community organizations. Space is not available now, but when it is again safe to meet in person, the space would be available for us. Unity would be a good central location. The consensus was to reserve the space for later use.
Steve moved that we adjourn. 2nd Tim. Meeting adjourned