March 6, 2018
Meeting was called to order by Matthew Rainwater at 7:30am. Debby Fuson led the flag salute.
No minutes provided to approve.
Member dues are due.
PABA Board Meeting is March 12th.
Government Affairs Committee meeting will be Tuesday, March 13 at 8:30am.
Program: Hayley Pearce – United Way Resource Development Manager
Over 2000 donors raised $796,955 for education, financial stability and health.
UW supports Clallam County Literacy Council, Youth United, 211 for service information, High School Equivalency Finish Line Fund, Clallam Community Foundation.
5000 non-profit partner surveys provided that volunteers gave over 190,000 hours of service.
How To Help? Host an event, advocate, give, volunteer.
2 Annual Service projects: June & September, United Way Fun Days
March 23 is Ladies’ Night at NW Fox for their 10 year anniversary sale & will have chair massages.
Donate to UW online March 1 – 29, to win Lefties Box Seating. Donate $20 or more and Lefties will give one free ticket.
UW wants to make sure they are funding the problems. Now there are 25 nonprofits that UW will pass donations right to if you want, or for non-partners they’ll pass through for a fee.
Slow down in giving could be because more are retired or they give straight to an organization.
A Funds Distribution Committee determines where funds go. No money received from the State or National United Way.
They are at $720K of their $800K.
How do we incorporate more youth in working with non-profits? Visit high schools and local colleges more often.
Mar 13: Vertigo Marketing
Mar 20: Jim Buck, Cascadia Rising
Mar 27: Airborne ECS
Meeting adjourned at 8:20am.