Johnson City Partners
October 9, 2019, Meeting Minutes
President: Julie Deemie
Vice President: Corinna Johnson
Treasurer: Marcia Ward
Recording Secretary: Mary Daniel
Corresponding Secretary: Barbara Thompson
Location: Johnson City Senior Center, 30 Brocton St., Library
Attendees: Julie Deemie, Corinna Johnson, Barbara Thompson, Marcia Ward, Tammy Pornbeck,
Darlene Leonard, Mary Daniel, Donna Converse
Meeting called to order at 7:08PM by Julie Deemie, President
Meeting Minutes: The August 14 minutes were reviewed. Darlene made a motion to accept as
corrected, Corinna seconded the motion; all in favor. Mary did not have the delinquent July minutes to
distribute. She will furnish them as soon as possible. May & June meeting minutes: We made
corrections to the minutes previously. It was agreed that Corinna and Julie will double check the
content and see that the corrections are made. Mary to email the files to Julie so they can be corrected
and posted on the website. Marcia distributed the September 11minutes for review, to be acted on at the
November 13 meeting.
Checking account: $1228.78
Park Savings acct: 587.13
Revit. Savings acct: 103.45
The Cruze-Inz budget was discussed as well as the remaining amount in our treasury for operating
expenses. A fundraiser will be necessary to secure funding for operating expenses such as liability
insurance and the P.O. box.
Old Business: The United Way Day of Caring held on Sept. 13 th. 14 UHS staff volunteered at the event.
All targeted tree boxes were conditioned and received 2 mums each. Everyone enjoyed the event.
United Way would like us to participate next year by planning another project.
Several members attended the Pagoda Rededication Ceremony at CFJ Park. Thank you to Donna,
Marcia, and Corinna for furnishing the cake and water at the event. St. James students were well
received at the event.
Cruze-In: The Sept 19th Cruze-In in honor of Veterans was a huge success and was very well attended.
64 cars counted. $124 was raised through the 50/50 and half was donated to the Vets. Marcia will mail
the check. The remaining half was donated back to JCP from the winner, to be used for our mission. All
agreed we should use it to help with Cruze-Inz expenses. Carol Cass has sent thank yous to gift donors.
Consider offering a cake in honor of U.S. Veterans next year.
Window Wonderland did not receive the support needed by the My Town staff. We decided not to hold
the event in 2019.
New Business: JCP will have a table at the Sr. Center Craft Fair on Nov. 9th. 25 JC Partners Brochures
will be ordered as well as t-shirts from Zappias.
It was decided not to participate in the Holiday Parade on Dec. 5th. The Sr. Center is looking for vols to
help with after parade snacks at the center.
It was decided not to participate in the Trunk-or-Treat event.
Meeting was adjourned at 8:55PM
Submitted by Julie Deemie