General Meeting – June 12, 2018


Meeting called to order at 6:40 p.m. by President Bob Vella. Thank you to sponsor 3-Way.

Formalities of Nominations/Voting for new Board members will be completed tonight.

Pledge of Allegiance lead by Danny Ellison, Sergeant of Arms.

Raffle prizes and refreshments tonight were provided by Tony Ennis & Chevy Garza. Thank you very much!!!

Correction to May Minutes – Club being changed from a 501(c)7 to 501(c)3.

Those in attendance celebrating a birthday this month were: Barbara Compton. Happy Birthday to All!

Treasurer reported the club is solvent.

We had 41 members in attendance and one guest Mike Anderson.

“Getting to Know You” – Chevy Garza – Born in Sikeston, MI; picked cotton; first car ’58 green/white Chevy Bel Air; Cocker Spaniel named Blackie; favorite food meatloaf; favorite country singer Blake Shelton; plays tennis and draws; likes the beach and as a boy walked to town to buy a newspaper.

Old Business:

1) Recap of Gambler’s Classic 21 via Survey Monkey.

2) NCCC Point System.

3) Motion was made by Henry Gallego and seconded by Tony Sparano to “rescind” vote regarding Bakersfield Homeless Center as charity participant in Streets of Bakersfield 2019 car show. Once again it was suggested Society of Disabled Children be nominated to receive money from show. After further research & discussion a new vote will be taken.

Board Reports: On various issues from facts re Corvettes to wearing Name Badges at meetings, events, etc.

New Business:

Need volunteer to attend monthly Bakersfield Car Club Council meetings to represent COB.
Tickets for KCRP available tonight – COB Night July 21st
Ideas tossed around for a local car show in lieu of Gambler’s Classic in 2019.
Annual dues for 2018/2019 membership.

Events: – Complete list of upcoming events available on the website which is up to date.

Raffle Time:

Winners: Shirley Nichols – Loaded Ice Chest Backpack

Robert Villanueva – Loaded Ice Chest Backpack

Bill Dean – Budweiser Bucket (donated by Danny & Donna Ellison)

Tony Ennis – Bottle of Tobin James wine

Larry & Penny Young – T-Shirts

Mark Pucilowski won $52.00 in the 50/50!!

Congratulations to All! Meeting adjourned at 8:40 p.m.