Club Meeting Minutes

Minutes Black Mountain Democratic Club

10/14/20

PRESENT: @37

A Zoom social gathering, including a zoom breakout room session, was held from 6:30-7:00 PM followed by the general meeting.

At 7:00 PM Lee Finney opened the general meeting leading the flag salute and preamble. Followed by announcements: Brian Maienschein, 77th CA Assembly District, needs help with phone banking; Marni von Wilpert, running for City Council in District 5, and Terra Lawson-Remer for County Board of Supervisors in District 3, need help with phone banking and no-knock literature drops.

TREASURER REPORT: Claudia von Wilpert, Treasurer, gave a brief report stating that there is a total of $2326.12 in the clubs accounts. Three checks were written during the past month, one for the post office box and two, each in the amount of $500, to support Marni von Wilpert for City Council, District 5, and Terra Lawson-Remer for County Board of Supervisors, District 3. Claudia stated that currently there were no new expenses.

SPEAKER: Tiffany Cuellar introduced our speaker, Jason Bercovitch, for this evening’s presentation. Jason presented an overview of the twelve propositions and five local measures on the November ballot.

WELCOME: Andrew Mikusicak, VP of Development, noted that there appeared to be no new members. He asked that new members go to the BMDC website.

GO TEAM: Lee Finney, Go Team Coordinator, announced that Terra’s and Marni’s campaigns will be holding collaborative no-knock literature drops Saturday mornings Oct 19 and 26. Members are encouraged to join in if they feel comfortable with a no-knock walk activity. They can sign up on the campaign websites. But everyone is welcome to simply show up at 8:00 AM at Views West Park in Rancho Peñasquitos.

OPEN FORUM: Lee Finney reminded everyone to mail their ballots early and to put postage on the envelope to insure timely delivery or to utilize one of the OFFICIAL ballot drop-off locations.

NEXT MEETING: Next general meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 11, 2020, Social Gathering 6:30 PM General Meeting 7:00 PM.

Respectful Submitted,

Marcia Finney, Secretary

Black Mtn Democratic Club