May 2019 Minutes

Mid-Illinois Corvette Club May Meeting

Meeting Minutes

May 13, 2019

The meeting was called to order by President Steve Rees at 6:40 pm, with members and guests present.   Currently there are 164

members and 93 households in the club.

We had two visitor Dwayne and Carol Allen

Program:  None

Treasurer’s Report:  A detailed report was presented by Peggy Karnes.   A motion was made to accept the Treasurer’s Report by

Bruce Adamson and seconded by Linda Picton..She was accepting and giving receipts for money, Contributions, and Registration

Fees for the Car Show.

Secretary’s Report:  The Secretary’s Report was posted on the website.  A motion was made to accept the report as read by Bruce

Adamson and Seconded by Linda Picton.

Governor’s Report: Sandy reported on the Autocross at the Pekin Airport on 4/27 – 4/28 2019. She reported MR Marcy from

our Club competed for the first time in many years. 

Activities:  All events are on the website mid-illinoiscorvetteclub.net calendar.  Rich usually sends a reminder email/invite before

an event.  Please check the website!  A few of the activities are:

May 25, 2019 Mid Illinois Corvette Club Annual Car Show Supporting ST Jude Runners

May 29 – June 2, 2019 “Corvettes at Myrtle Beach Show’

The club continues to grow; there are many activities to participate in.  Before meetings several members meet at Kep’s in

Washington at 5:00 p.m. for dinner.

New Business:  MR Uftring thanked the Club for its continued support of ST Jude. He also announced that they were picked to be

the down state Corvette Dealer for the 2020 Corvette.

Steve asked the members if they had other Charities, or Organizations that the Club might want to donate to. Two were mentioned

C.I.R.T. ( Central Illinois Riding Therapy )

Veterans Honor Flight

No action was taken this yet

The Club has a new Secretary Jim Redmond if there are any errors in this report please tell me and I will try to correct them in the

next report

Old Business:  None

Remember, this is your club!  There are many opportunities to volunteer from serving as a board member to leading an event to

helping with one of our charities. This club wouldn’t exist without you!

Membership Report:  None

 Webmaster Report:  Please email any pictures you would like to have added to the website to Don Karnes at

karnesdon@gmail.com.    It was discussed that new members or members who have new or different cars should be updated in the

near future.

Trivia Question: The slip picked for the question had the wrong answer so no winner.

 50 / 50 : Drawing of $43 was donated to The Shoe Fund, sorry I did not get the name of winner will try to put it in next

report. 

A motion to adjourn was made by Bruce Adamson and seconded by Tom Stanesa at 7:20 p.m.

Respectfully Submitted

Jim Redmond

Secretary