The meal was at 7:30 PM and the meeting started at 8:05.
Roll Call: Absent were Joe Christensen, Ken Wiley and Paul Martin
Minutes: Motion and second to accept minutes from July
Grand Knight Report: Introduced Guest Speaker who thanked us for our support for him to go to China. Let us know about the underground church in China and how the Holy Spirit is working to have true faith in China. Mike is a Drake student with FOCUS and the Grand Knight of the campus chapter. He challenged the group to look to see if they can see the will of God in their life.
District Deputy Report: Remarked that he needs our audit. That he is proud of the group bringing on new members. Challenge to be a STAR Council. New Member Ron joined the group. Mentioned needed seed money for the state convention. Next State Convention is in Des Moines and will need volunteers.
Treasurer and Financial Secretary Report: $7084.00 in checking. 12,964.00 in CD. Tootsie Roll deposit and money yet to be deposited.
Old Businesses: Tootsie Roll Report Caseys $923.00 and Walmart $700 no total from state fair. Feast of Assumption was a success. Will need volunteers for Praise Fest Sat 24th from 12 to 6 PM. Also could use help set up Friday at 6 PM. Larry discussed pancake breakfasts with the first one being Sept 21st from 8 to 10:30. Will set rest of dates for next meeting.
1.) Herb requested $415.00 for lights for the school motion and second and passed.
2.) Motion to provide $200.00 for state convention, seconded and passed.
3.) Would like the group to support the bake sale and fundraiser for CRHP on the 25th after masses.
4.) We do have a 1st degree on the calendar for Sept meeting and will send out letters to parishioners with follow up calls by officers. Also a push for our 132 members to be contacted.
5.) We will have an insurance meeting in Sept for members to learn about their fraternal bnefits.
6.) Motion for $400.00 for youth coats and $400.00 for larger coats , second and passed.
7.) Push to be more involved with the youth. Get Squires to grow and find a lead for the committee.
8.) KWKY Nov 11th will broadcast from Assumption
4th Degree: Oct 5th will have a 4th degree consider taking the next step.
Good of the Order: Father Koch for recovery. Keep Rose Slack family and Bill Baker.