April 2022 Board Meeting

April

** Requires a board vote. Quorum is 10 board members.

  • Welcome New Board Member: Stephen Davis, Publix Store Manager.
  • T-Shirt Design for Board Members / Pass out after meeting.

Campaign 2021

  • Goal: $555,000
  • Pledged: $589,822.37
  • Procured: $577,640.92
  • Total shrinkage: 2.1 %
  • $69,324.13 in surplus funds to go toward CI Grants and Special Grants


Campaign 2022

  • Goal: $575,000
  • Pledged: $625,127.99
  • Procured: $157,350.17
    • 25% of pledges in the first quarter of 2022 as of April 20.


Campaign 2023

  • Shine the Light: Campaign 2023. Transparency and Looking Beyond the Labels.
  • Goal: TBD
  • Board Shirts have been ordered: Set a time/date for board photo with shirts.

Campaign Dates / TENTATIVE:

  • Campaign Kickoff Breakfast – Friday, August 5 @ 9:00 AM at SWGACAC.
  • Day of Action – Wednesday, September 21 @ Colquitt County Arts Center.
  • Small Business Blitz – Monday, August 29 – Friday, September 2.
  • Bid United: Auction for Action – Monday, September 26 – Friday, September 30 @ SRTC Conference Room.
  • Celebration Luncheon – Spring 2023
  • Changes: There will only be one meeting instead of two. We will meet at the Chamber to start with any panel questions or discussions before meeting with the agencies. The meeting will consist of touring the agency’s location and then conducting the interview session during the visit. All agencies that do no have a location will be scheduled at the end of the day at the Chamber.
  • Please, be sure to sign up for an Allocation Panel – all board members are required to serve on one panel.
  • Sign up for Allocation Panel – Click here.
  • Allocation Committee Meeting Date:: This meeting is comprised of Panel Chairman and the Executive Board.
    • Thursday, June 9 at 9:00 AM in the Friedlander Boardroom at Colquitt Regional.
  • Board Shirts/Photo at June Meeting.
  • Awards Celebration – Tuesday, April 26 @ Arts Center at noon. Agenda planning. Adding check presentation – CI Grant and Special Grant Committee Members please come for the photo opp!
  • Business & Nonprofit Development Center – Partnership with EDA & Ameris Bank. (Ongoing)
  • Working on 2021 Database II Report
  • Working on Annual Report 2021
  • 2022 – 2024 Strategic Plan – See link below. / Highlights
  • Campaign 2023 in the works – need to set up meeting.
  • Early Education & Workforce Initiative – “Virtual Library”