Jeremy E. Ray Post 324
Jersey Village, TX
September 13, 2020
Regular Meeting - Minutes
Commander Stefanie Otto called the teleconference meeting to order at 1600 hours. There were 9 officers present:
Commander Stefanie Otto
Vice Commander David Pyke
Finance Officer Jimmy Baughman
Adjutant Larry Dick
Chaplin John Link
Service Officer Bob Riley
Judge Advocate Trey Pryor
Sgt-at- Arms Wayne Huebner
Historian Robert Howard
and 8 other members for a total of 17 in attendance. A quorum was met and the meeting continued.
Adjutant Larry Dick read the minutes from August meeting. David Pyke made a motion to accept the minutes and it was seconded by Wayne Huebner. Motion passed and was approved by membership
Finance Officer Jimmy Baughman reported that the available funds of Post 324 were $16,574.79 as of September 13, 2020. Motion to accept finance report pending further audit was made by Tom Zahn and seconded by David Pyke. Motion passed and was approved by membership.
First Vice David Pyke discussed District 8 meeting and we were informed that the next District meeting will be October 6 at Post 560 and it will be in-person meeting. It was also reported that donations were taken for the Hurricane Laura.
Commander Otto introduced two new members that were transferred from Post 345. William Brown, Air Force and Richard Grahn, Air Force.
Tomball VA Clinic is open but you must call and make an appointment
Wayne Huebner discussed Oratorical Contest for January 9, 2021 and it will be in-person.
VFW has informed us that we are not to refer to where the alcohol is located as ‘The Bar’. Please use the term ‘Canteen’.
Also, Commander Otto will be purchasing $500 in items to be taken to the VA.
Sick call remains as last month but, Commander Otto reported that Curtis Haverty no longer has Covid-19 and to remove Curtis and Howard Mead.
Good of the Legion:
There being no other business, the meeting was adjourned at approximately 1700 hours. Our next scheduled meeting will be on Sunday, October 11th at 1600 hours and it will be in-person at the VFW 8905.