United States Army Warrant Officers Association


Fort Lowell - Apache Chapter


Meeting Minutes Ė


14 June 2010


Meeting called to order at 18:08 hours by President CW5R Vincent Baiocchetti leading the Pledge of Allegiance.  The President declared a quorum present.  The meeting was held at Michelangeloís Ristorante Italiano.


Secretary's Report:  CW3R Ron James


The minutes of the May 2010 meeting were presented previously to all members electronically.  Motion made by CW3R Al Price to accept minutes as published, seconded by CW3R Art Schmid.   Motion passed.


Treasurerís Report, as of 31 May 2010:  CW4R Harold Lindamood


Funds in the Checking Account:

            Opening Balance                1 May 2010               $3,686.29

            Ending Balance                   31 May 2010             $4,339.08


A motion was made by CW3R Ed Blankschen to accept the Treasurerís Report, subject to audit, and seconded by CW3R Al Price.  The motion passed.


President's Report:  CW5R Vincent Baiocchetti


Golf Tournament update as of this night only had 83 signed up, but received some nice donations. Reminded members to please be there at 6 AM for check-in and donít forget assignments. He also reported that he wrote an article about the Missing In America Project for submission to National, it will be in a future WOA Newsliner.


Vice-President's Report:  CW2R John Curtis


Our current membership numbers stand at 36.  MIAP:  Have not been able to keep in touch with Ron Eppich (Regional Coordinator), He would like to meet with us soon, 


Unfinished Business:  None.


New Business:


 CW2R Lance Dickinson spoke about the procedures to become a 501c(3) organization.  Lance indicated it could take 6 to 12 Months.  The President asked him to head up the research on how do it and report back with some ideas and/or procedure.




For The Good of the Order:


Birthday wishes go out to our Birthday folks for the month of June:  Christopher Uhrick, John Fogle, and Richard Blount.




There being no further business, CW3R Ed Blankschen made a motion that the meeting be adjourned, seconded by CW3R Al Price.  Motion passed at 1935 hours.


The next meeting of the Chapter will be held at Ron Jamesí house:  445 E. Glenhurst Dr., Tucson, AZ  85704 on 3 July 2010, at 2 PM.  The Cross Streets are Oracle & Hardy,  turn right on Hardy, 1st street is Sunny Slope turn right, 2nd street is E. Glenhurst Dr., turn left and we are half way up on the left hand side (Look for Flags).  Hope to see you there.


Members Present:


CW5R Vincent Baiocchetti                                    CW5R Brad Rinehart

CW2R Lance Dickinson                                         CW3R Ed Blankschen

CW3R Ron James                                                  CW3R Art Schmid

CW2R John Curtis                                                  CW3R Al Price


Guests Present:


Jean Schmid

Bette Dickinson

Jean Curtis


Recorded and Submitted by:

CW3R Ron James, Secretary



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