KOOTENAI ROAD DOGS MEETING MINUTES

ABATE OF NORTH IDAHO KOOTENAI CHAPTER MINUTES
To Guard and Protect the Individual Rights of All Persons Interested in Motorcycling, To Keep Them Informed of All Laws That Will Help or Hinder Them as Motorcyclists and to Promote Safety, Brotherhood and Freedom for All Motorcycle Riders.

November 2, 2017

 

CALL TO ORDER TIME: 6:30pm PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Yes CHECK FOR QUORUM: Yes
APPROVED AGENDA: Not enough members present at this time (we did meet quorum later in the meeting)

APPOVE MINUTES: Not enough members present at this time (we did meet quorum later in the meeting)

WELCOME GUESTS: Emily from Children's Village – Duane presented her with a check for $1,010.35!! She was very thankful for the donation and all the toys from the toy run. She invited all members to a Brand Launch on 11.16.17 at 418 E Lakeside Ave., starting at 6:30pm. Please rsvp 208-667- 1189

GUEST SPEAKER: None

COORDINATOR REPORT: (Duane Justus) Duane plans on attending a HOG meeting every other month to share MRF and ICMS info with fellow riders. He is hoping Shawn West from WA Abate will attend as well.

DEPUTY COORDINATOR REPORT: (Belinda Wright) Belinda hosted a fun fact or fiction turkey trivia game. Ernie and Mike L. were the contestants and both did a great job!! Mike won.

TREASURERS REPORT: (Correna Barnard) Correna read the report.

MEMBERSHIP SECRETARY REPORT: (Belinda Carson) current members 68 new members.
Life flight amount for December 1 st date $20.85 – Must be in Life Flight coordinator hand by November 15 th .

AMBASSADOR AT LARGE: (Aiden Ripley & W.D. Wegner) Neither were present.

SECRETARY REPORT / CORRESPONDENCE: (Kerrie/Clark Anderson) Nothing to report.

SAFETY COORDINATOR: (Karen Stewart) – Not present.

LEGISLATIVE: (Dave Cazel) – Dave emailed a Call to Action request out on 11.1.17. Please check email and follow instructions or go to MRF website to view and submit document. Dave brought to our attention that Senator Bob Nonini is running for Lt. Governor of Idaho. He is a supporter of motorcycle rights and suggest we all put our "donkey and elephant" political views on hold and do what is right for motorcycle riders and help support Bob.

OLD BUSINESS:
 Toy Run – Belinda C said there were 8 bikes (6 that did the whole route) and 4 vehicles. All boxes had stuff in them. Boxes were out for 2 weeks instead of one this year. Asked to be reimbursed for the Nickels Worth ad for $147. It was approved  Paul R, Duane and Belinda C all had ideas for next years Toy Run, which included changing the name to Benefit Run for Children's Village.
 ANI Board 2018 & 2019 / 2 year term – Duane announced the names and title positions.
 Nominations for Kootenai Officers – Nominations are: Duane for Coordinator, Belinda W for Deputy Coordinator,
Correna for Treasurer, Belinda C for Membership Secretary, Kerrie for Secretary and Mike Westmoreland for
Ambassador at Large and Sergeant of Arms. Dave C and Karen S will retain their respective offices. Keith made motion to approve and Jack was 2 nd approval. All were in favor.
 Holiday Family - Belinda W said Beth and Krusty are in need and Mike L has a family in need too.

NEW BUSINESS:
 2018 Rides/Events/Ideas – Awareness ride is May 5 th /Duane and Dave C to oversee, Freedom Run is May 19th /Keith and Clark to plan, Toy Run is Oct 20th ?, Highway cleanup is April 7 and October 6th , Motorcycle show is March 9-11th .

EVENTS/ COMMUNITY OUTREACH-

Meeting adjourned at 7:38pm Clark motioned first and Keith seconded.

Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda - Lucky $25 and he donated it to the Holiday Fund. Thank you!

The 50/50 – Duane $15.50 and he donated it to the Holiday Fund. Thank you!

Other raffle items: Jack received some yummy cherry jelly, Paul received a tool thing and Lucky received a not-quite- so-new tape measure.

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