Our meeting this week shall be Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at the Newman United Methodist Church located at 132 NE B Street in Grants Pass from 5:15 PM until 6:15 PM.
· Multi-Tier Taxing District UPDATE The Next Step? (Kris Woodburn, Chris Mecca, Pat Fahey and Jay Meredith)
· Comments on the New York Times article http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/06/us/In-Cash-Starved-Oregon-County-Citizens-Take-Up-Patrols.html?_r=0
EVENT #1: Garage Sale
When? Saturday, July 13, 2013 from 8AM-3 PM!
Who’s in charge? Holly Lidey email@example.com
Where: The Daily Courier parking lot located at 409 SE 7TH Street, Grants Pass, OR
What Do We Need? All of your treasures, re-gifts and things (other than trash), you will never use!!!
Anything Else? People who can help Holly sell and set up!!!
EVENT #2: Pancake Breakfast
When: July 20th, 2013 (7-10 AM)
Who’s in charge? Shane Simon firstname.lastname@example.org
Where: Grants Pass Apple Bee’s
Cost: $7.00 per ticket (We designate cost) For every ticket sold, $2.00 goes towards food cost.
Deposit: $50.00 refundable
Do we have the tickets???
What Do We Need? You and everyone you know to show up and eat!!! And then leave a huge tip!
Anything Else? We will need to provide 17 volunteers (so far we have 6!) to greet/seat/serve/bus.
AppleBee’s also made aware of the success they have had with tip/donation jars at these type of events.
Again, We really need everyone to sell tickets and to show up to this event!!!
EVENT #3: Poker Tournament
When: July 26th, 2013 (6-10 PM)
Who’s in charge? Cliff Thomason email@example.com
Where? Wild River Brew Pub
Donation? $100 per ticket
What’s Included in Donation? ASSORTED WOOD FIRED PIZZAS; Hand tossed dough with Wild River’s own all natural pizza sauce compliment a variety of toppings and refreshing mixed green salad and house baked baguette bread; Prizes for top finishers
What Do We Need? You and anyone you know who will buy a ticket and play poker for fun!
Anything Else? Prize donations/People who can deal cards
EVENT #4: 5K Walk/Run
When: To be Determined
Who’s in charge? Bill West firstname.lastname@example.org
Where? To be Determined
Donation? To be Determined
What Do We Need? A venue; You and anyone you know who will participate
Anything Else? Prize donations/For Top Finishers
The following people donated $100: 1-Holly and Archie Lidey, 2-Dave Corsi, 3-Brian and Erin Mateja, 4-Kris and Amy Woodburn, 5-Syed and Rabina Ali, 6-Karl and Mimi Raskins, 7-Jim Ditmer, 8-Cheri Adkins, 9-Connie Roach and 10-Keith Heck (Please write out your checks to SOS and bring them to next Tuesday’s Meeting! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!)
Lastly, Cliff will be going to Curry County on July 10, 2013 to meet with them and we need to retrieve the OP ED for the Lottery/how Stephen Campbell had written an editorial in the past in support of Lottery Fund reallocation, something that he might consider resurrecting
· Josephine County Fair (Tom Dorman)
· Why we should consider mining in Josephine County
SOS Strategic Plan (Jay Meredith)
Committee Inventory/Everything SOS is working on!
Timber Committee-Jim Frick
Opioid Committee-Toni Webb
Sobering Center Committee-Bill Landis
Trust/Transparency and Education Committee-Bill Ertel/Holly Lidey
Efficiencies/Public and Private Partnerships-Laurie Norman/Toni Webb
BioMass Committee-Cheri Adkins
Refundable Committee-Carl Raskins
Multi-Tier Tasking Committee-Kris Woodburn, Chris Mecca, Pat Fahey and Jay Meredith
Sales Tax Committee-Jay Meredith
County Property Resource Committee-David Corsi
Property Tax Variations-Jeff Wolf
Lottery Fund Committee-Cliff Thomason
Justice of the Peace Court- David Corsi
Debate Committee-Matthew Eldridge
· Opioid Committee Update (Toni Webb)
· Knitting the Community Together WEBSITE:8,375-David Smith’s Next Article! We need Stats!
WHAT SAY YOU?
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