Minutes of the September 2014 Board of Directors Meeting

The September board meeting ran from 8 AM Monday September 8th through 10PM Friday September 12th.

1.) Approve August Board Meeting Minutes
Minutes were approved as posted.

2.) Treasurers Report
Beginning Book balance 8/1/14 – $14,800.74

Total Expenditures – $870.61
– One debit $38.96 for Benchmark Email
– One check for $831.65 Member Meeting Catering

Total Deposits – $2,147.20

Ending Book balance 8/31/14 – $16,077.33

3.) Membership Report
The numbers for this month are:

General membership 7513 increase of 46
Associate membership 49 no change
Youth membership 26 no change
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Total membership 7588 +46 on Sept 6th 2014

4.) Committee Reports
4a.) Legislative
Rod provided input and observations for the upcoming Legislative Education Summit.

4b.) Events and Fundraising
Nothing significant to report.

4c.) Communications
Approval and permissions for videos and other material created by members, which includes NFOA intellectual property, was discussed.

4d.) Membership and Recruiting
Nothing significant to report.

4e.) Web Admin
Nothing significant to report.

5.) Any Old Business
Final planning for the NFOA Legislative Education Summit was discussed, and the motion was passed to approve the expenditure for the lunch catering. However, Jeremy reported that Phat Jack’s BBQ would donate their food and services.

6.) 2014 Annual Member Meeting recap
Turnout and participation of the Annual Member’s Meeting was discussed, as well a preliminary planning for date, location, and event next year, with various different ideas being discussed. Chris made a motion to donate $250 to the HPSP as a thank you. Motion passed.

7.) Board elections
The process for BoD nominations and elections was discussed, including the procedures for incumbents.

8.) Change NFOA mailing address
With Chris leaving the board, the need for changing the NFOA’s mailing address was discussed, including the best way to go about this.

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Minutes of the August 2014 NFOA Board of Directors Meeting

The August board meeting went  from 8 AM Monday August 4th through 10PM Friday August 8th.

1.) Approve July Board Meeting Minutes
Minutes were approved and included an attachment of the bylaw changes.

2.) Treasurers Report
Beginning Book balance 7/1/14 – $14,689.02

Total Expenditures – $379.10
– One debit $38.96 for Benchmark Email
– One debit $140.14 for  telephone
– One check for $200.00 for a Women in the Outdoors donation

Total Deposits – $490.82

Ending Book balance 7/31/14 – $14,800.74

3.) Membership Report
The numbers for August 2014 month were:

General membership           7467   increase of 38
Associate membership            49   no change
Youth membership                  26   no change
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Total  membership               7542   +38 on Aug 5th 2014

4.) Committee Reports
4a.) Legislative
Planning and coordination for the legislative education event were discussed, including catering, venue, and speakers.
4b.) Events and Fundraising
Nothing significant to report.
4c.) Communications
Nothing significant to report.
4d.) Membership and Recruiting
Nothing significant to report.
4e.) Web Admin
Nothing significant to report.

5.) Any Old Business
Booth backer art and production were discusses, as well as the need to change the NFOA mailing address.

6.) 2014 Annual Member Meeting
Final details of the members meeting were discussed.
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2014 NFOA Legislative Education Summit

Members of the NFOA’s Legislative Committee are hosting an education summit for Nebraska’s elected state officials and their staff.

The intent is to educate our legislators on firearms-related issues and discuss how they have been addressed by other states recently.

There is no charge for state elected officials, or those currently running for state offices, and/or their staff to attend.

Please contact your state elected officials and encourage them to attend.

Place: Lincoln Izaak Walton League, Lincoln Chapter 65

Date: September 12, 2014

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