AMERICAN LEGION RIDERS MINUTES
14 September 2021
Meeting called to order by Director Ron Matthews at 1800 hours with 14 Riders in attendance at the ABC Facility at 8939 E Valley Road in Prescott Valley.
Assistant Director John Moffitt reported that Sep 25th Post 135 Cornville is having their Annual Car show at Galpin RV.
There are 3 PGR missions coming up at Prescott National.
Minutes of Previous Meeting; Aug meeting minutes were sent out to all ALR Members prior to meeting. Motion to waive the reading of the minutes was received and approved. Motion to approve the minutes are written was received and approved.
Finance Report: Bob Dorfman reported that the current balance is 2421.12. Motion to approve the report was received and approved subject to audit. 1083.64 was brought in from the fund raiser at ACE Hardware. Bob Dorfman made a motion to spend $50 for the post to enter the Prescott Veterans parade. Mike McKibben 2nd. Motion passed. John Moffitt made a motion to donate $90 to ALR 78 for Wreaths Across American.
Ride Captain Report: Bob Meadowcroft
We had 7 riders for the ride to Galaxy Diner in Flagstaff. Bagdad ride was good but HOT. Coming up Sep 21st is Bing’ Burger Station in Cottonwood, October rides will be on the 5th to Roadkill in Seligman and15th to Robbie’s in Rim Rock.
Webmaster: Ron Arrigoni
Facebook page continues to get attention. Hit to page are up.
Quartermaster/Membership reported that current membership is at 31. Sgt at Arms nothing to report. Motion made by Juanita Moffit to accept the Officers Reports, 2nd by John Moffit, Motion passed.
Announcements and reminders by Chapter Director, Ron Matthews
Stand Down, Sept 17th and 18th. Friday 0800 to 1700. Saturday 0800 to 1500. Location is 1040 Whipple Street, Prescott, AZ
Northern AZ VA news, lock down in place, scheduled appointments allowed in. Medical grade masks are required and are available at the gate.
District 8 picnic to be held on Sept 18th at Goldwater Lake. $6 per ticket, see Gary for yours. ALR-VA BBQ has been cancelled.
Make sure your hours at in the book. Break them down as Post or Community. Post still in need of a Service Officer, see Commander Gary Taylor to volunteer.
Post 78 is having a Sunday Funday at Creekside on Oct 3rd from 1100 to 1800. Benefiting Wreaths Across America.
POW/MIA Day, the Nation sets aside the third Friday in September to remember our POWs and MIAs. This year it falls on September 15th.
District 8 meeting will be held on October 9th at Post 93, Camp Verde. 1100 for e-board, lunch and then the regular meeting at 1300.
Bingo at the VA will be on October 19th. At this time not sure if this will happen due to restrictions at VA Gary Taylor will advise at next meeting.
By-laws have been signed and set to state. Thanks to everyone that helped to get this done. Nothing further for the good of the Legion.
Next meeting will be Next meeting October 12th, 2021.
Motion made by John Moffitt to adjourn meeting was 2nd by Bob Dorfman. Meeting Adjourned. Respectfully
Ron Arrigoni, Secretary ALR Chapter 108.