Friends of Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Donald J Trump State Parks
Draft Agenda, Wednesday April 10, 2013 – 7:30-9:15 PM
Call to Order - Jane Daniels, President 7:30
Introductions and sign in
Acceptance of minutes of the March 13, 2013 meeting
Financial Report – David Rocco 7:35
·Number of members - 120
Park Manager’s Minute (Brian Strasavich) 7:40
·Bath house and parking lot project
Old Business: 7:50
oStatus of 501(c)(3) application
oConflict of Interest policy
oI Love My Park –May 4, 2013 (for us 9:30-2:30)
Refreshments (1 or 2) (obtain, set up, take down)
Meet and Greet (2 at table, can rotate)
Signs (1 or 2) – put up and take down
o Gone to the Dogs - December 14, 2013
oLogo Contest update – Janice Turner
New Business: 7:50
·Gift Acceptance Policy – need to have
History – Dianne Press
April 18 – Yorktown Community and Cultural Center
May 4 – I Love My Park Day, 10-2 Parking lot 6
May 8 – FoFDR meeting, 7:30 Park Office
June 12 – FoFDR meeting, 7:30 Park Office
Meeting minutes status:
Friends of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Donald J. Trump State Parks
Draft Minutes – Wednesday, April, 10, 2013 – 7:45-9:00 p.m.
Action Items for next meeting
501 ( c ) 3
Awaiting IRS to approve
Get last of the fofdr logo design from college and university. Report progress by May 8, 2013
Gone to the Dogs
Check on miniature train status. Report progress by July 10, 2013
Attendance -Jane Daniels , Dianne Press, Charles Castronovo, Brian Strasavich, Jim Brosnan, Pamela Wells, Janice Turner , Anwer Qureishi. Anne Savino left 8:18 p.m., Walter Plankl left 8:50 p.m. Visitor: Stephen Linquest
President Jane Daniels called the meeting to order at 7:45 p.m.
All members in attendance honored Pamela Wells for all of her contributions to the park. We discussed installing a bench and plaque in memory of her husband Oliver Wells. Donations can be made is through the National Heritage Fund.
Manager’s Report – Brian Strasavich
Explained the planned renovations of the pool area and that the pool parking lot is being improved thanks to DOT.
Financial Report - No report.
Minutes - The minutes for the March meeting were accepted.
I Love My Park
-People are needed to supply refreshments, set up and take down , and to manage the Meet and Greet Table.
-Janice Turner reported that only one entry was submitted and one or two more may come in by the deadline.
Gone to the Dogs
-Charles Castronovo reported a miniature train for Gone to the Dogs was located but needs to be rebuilt. -A letter needs to be drafted for distribution to potential sponsors explaining the event.
-Briarcliff Animal Shelter will attend.
-Dianne Press will give presentation to the Yorktown Community Center and Cultural Center on April 18.
Jane Daniels distributed a Conflict of Interest form. Some members filled the form out and handed it in.
I Love My Park Day, May 4, 2013
Gone To The Dogs Day, December 14, 2013
Meeting adjourned at 9:00 p.m. by President Jane Daniels
Upcoming meetings - May 8, June 12, at 7:30 p.m., in the park office.