Lunch/Meeting Tuesday September 23, 2014
Our next meeting will be held at Twin Oaks Restaurant, 100 Sabra Street Cranston, RI on Tuesday September 23rd in “Billy’s Room” at 1:00 PM. Directions
The July meeting was held at Twin Oaks at 1300 hrs. 15 members were present.
Present ; Commander Fox,Vice Commander Dalton, Tres.Hogberg, Sec. Vernon, BOD Martins.
The memorial committee had a meeting with Ted Martins, Comm. Fox, Vice Comm. Dalton.
Ted reported that a contractor was also present at the meeting. Everything is moving forward. Ted's nephew will be mortifying the design. Commander Fox has a design to show the members. He explained changes that they were looking at i.e.; Tablet changes no coloring. Coloring for the AF Emblem could last for 15 yrs. before repainting. The contractor gave a price of around $30,000.
There are no other proposals at this time. Ted talked about the cost to pay his nephew for the work on the memorial in future discussion.
From Commander Fox in the future we'll to have a fund raising committee. Also advertising, web site information for the memorial. For donations to the memorial a letter would be needed to be sent for the tax exempt donations. After the design for the memorial is finished we'll contact the Air Force Assoc. and present the design to them. The final design should be competed in about 30 days.
Needed for the memorial is contacts /sponsors with emails.
Meeting adjoined at 1410 hrs,
Respectfully submitted, Raymond Vernon, Secretary