Friends of Daley
February 18, 2015
As part of the Friends of
Daley Ranchís continuing saga of its efforts to implement its mission
statement, the board held another meeting.
The results of those efforts are outlined
- Members present: Fred Woods, Rick Paul, Jerry
Harmon, Mike Whalen, Dick Althouse, Jim Schafer; Colleen MacKinnon, and
guest Don Piller.
- Meeting began at 7:00 pm and the minutes of
January 24, 2015 Annual Retreat were approved by acclamation.
- Rick P moved to
nominate Colleen to be a board member.
Mike seconded and the motion passed
- Treasurer Rick P gave
Rick P made a motion to reimburse Fred
$172.80 for printing costs for the upcoming school trip expenses. Mike
seconded and motion passed unanimously.
- Don as FODRís
webmaster, initiated a website status discussion.
He feels he has lots of access and it
is going very well, especially with the continued support of Deedub Inc
who designed FODRís current website.
He would like to promote the beauty of
Daley Ranch by posting Sandy Zelaskoís photographs on the website.
He will work with Rick Mercurio to
explore this further.
- Building restoration
was discussed in detail.
Many moving parts to all the policies
and procedures to be followed, with many pieces missing.
Dickís role as Restoration Foreman
continues to take on an ever increasing role as Project Manager.
- Signage was discussed
in terms of sourcing, content, creation, and placement in utilizing the
county NRP grant.
The generosity of the County Board of
Supervisorís is greatly appreciated in providing the funds for both the
signs and restoration projects.
- School Trips progress
due to Fredís tireless (okay maybe a little tired) efforts was
Speaking of many moving parts, Fred and
et al continue to make this yearís trips as productive and educational
as ever to the future generations of the caretakers of our planet.
- Colleen is going to explore the possibility of
FODR having a booth for a day at the San Diego County this year.
In Rich Mercurioís absence
Jim made a motion to have the next meeting at Rick Mercurioís home on
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:00 pm.
motion passed unanimously.
Jim Schafer (for Rick Mercurio, Secretary)