Col. B.J. Smith VFW
La Union, Philippines
Minutes: December 11, 2018
Scratch called to order at 11:50 by Seam Squirrel Rhett Webber
Opening formalities IAW with Grand By-laws and ritual completed
Visitors and VIPs recognized,
7 Cooties present
Membership Applications Daniel Cimo has transferred to our post and has applied for membership
Minutes of the last months scratch were posted.
CCDB report was not read because CCDB Cootie Mesaros read the November report and everything is in good order….we hope. He stated our membership
is at 100% and we only need one new member to attain 100% plus 1 for Supreme.
Comrade in distress: All of us!
Hospital Report by Cootie Webber. Submit your hospital
and home visit reports, so that we can get credit for the great work that we do. Below are our current numbers. We are doing very well and will achieve 100% soon.
18’ PUP TENT 7 HOSPITAL REPORT TOTALS.
Diaper Report: Cootie Lagrew was not present to give his report.
REMEMBER OUR NATIONAL HOME: Given by Cootie Darkus
OLD BUSINESS: None
NEW BUSINESS: This years Chili Cook off event,
held at the Blu Water Resort on November 24th, was a success. An auction was conducted and most items were sold with the proceeds going to our Pup Tent. The auction was very successful and we will plan on doing this again at next years
Cootie Mesaros represented us at this years event and for reasons no one can explain, he did not win.
The results of the Chile contest are listed below.
1st place: American Legion Post #4
2nd place: VFW Post 124
3rd place: VFW Post ll447
GOOD OF THE ORDER:
briefed the Pacific Grand CofA Scratch went very well. He proposed that Pacific Grand reinstate funding to Pup Tents to be used as stipends toward annual members going life, with a $50 deduction from the life fee.
Cootie Drivers Licenses are now printed and available from Cootie Maseros for 200 pesos. But you have to come to a meeting to get one!!!
Annual memberships are now due…pay up!
50/50: 800 pesos, won by Cootie Webber. He generously donated his winning back to the general fund,.
Fines: 500 pesos
Closing Ceremonies IAW Grand Ritual was done and scratch closed at 1220. Next scratch 8 Jan 19 immediately following the VFW meeting.