Chantel J. Williams, Gauthier, Ann
Jefferson Parish 4-H Foundation/Advisory Board Meeting Minutes
Monday, Nov. 1, 2010
Jefferson Urban Center Office
Treasurer -- Report was printed and distributed.
Grants, Awards, and Scholarship -- We received $1500.00 from the Scott Truck and Tractor Company for the 2011 graduating senior scholarship winner(s).
Officer/Leader Training -- Training took place Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010, at Belle Chase Primary. Attendees are listed in the Nov. 2010, newsletter.
Challenge Camp -- 2010 Challenge Camp will be held Nov. 2-4, 2010, at Tickfaw State Park. We have nine youth attending.
Nominating Committee -- We need to elect a new Chairperson. Ms. Pat Meyer resigned from Board. She is unable to make the meetings. Mary Hennegan is Past President of JVFC. She will take Jo Ann Bonck’s place on the Board.
Go Green Clothing Collection --We are collecting gently used men’s clothes until Nov. 15, 2010.
4-H Enrollment /Clubs -- 4-H Clubs are still forming. We are still waiting on enrollment cards from some of the clubs.
Office Move --The office is moving to the Yenni Building Nov. 13-14, 2010. The new address is 1221 Elmwood Park Blvd. Ste. 300. Jefferson, LA 70123. The phone number is 504-736-6519. Ann and Chantel’s e-mail and cell phone numbers remain unchanged.
Project Christmas -- We are collecting new, unwrapped toys for youth ages 9 and older. $5.00 or $10.00 Gift cards from places such as Wal-Mart, Target, and Dollar Tree make great gifts.
Hoops and Clovers 2011-- Feb. 12, 2011. Hornets versus Chicago Bulls. Tickets are $25.00 each. Order forms are being distributed now.
Parish Cooking and Ambassador Contests -- Contests will be held Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011, at Lakeside Mall. Volunteers are needed.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture