Feb 2019 Governor's Report

Governor’s Report

February 23-24, 2019

To date the Midwest Region is the largest region with 27 Corvette clubs, 2,435 members, 50 MALs, 25 Lifetime members, Corvette Club of Illinois is the largest in the MWR, with 205 members. Our club is the fifth largest club in our region.

There are 251 sanctioned events in the region this year.

Scholarship applications are available and must be completed and returned by June 1, 2019. To date there have been four submitted.

There is information for 2019 Denver and 2020 Indianapolis conventions on the activity table. Registration for the Denver convention is open.

2018 National Champions were announced at the meeting. They will appear in Blue Bars next edition.

Number One:

Club: Cornhuskers

Women : Jan Gillespie

Men: Jack Alexander

Cornhusker Corvette Club, Omaha, NE. donated $11,000 to the Scholarship/Charity Committee to be donated to St. Jude.

On May 25th ESPN Car Radio, at 10 a.m., John Cantelmo will broadcast live about the NCCC. If there is any note worthy information we’d like him to “plug”, it needs to be sent via email to him no later than April 15, 2019.

Our autocross flyer was approved, the Certificate of Insurance has been returned. Please sign up at the activity table! Because this is a sanctioned event, everyone will receive points, so please sign up early! This event will be easy and fun!

For those who don’t know, I will be taking on a new responsibility with our region. I’ve been elected as the new RMD (Regional Membership Director) for the Midwest Region.

Respectfully submitted,

Sandy Arnold