December 12, 2023 AVMS Meeting Minutes

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December 12, 2023 AVMS Meeting Minutes

Call to Order:  Rich Greenberg -President, called the meeting to order at 6:30 pm.  Director-At-Large Joe Ward led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Invocation: Bob Turner

Welcome Remarks: New members were welcomed by Secretary – Dave Chervin.

Roll Call / Attendance: All Five Directors were present

Officer Reports

Secretary’s Report: Dave Chervin announced that last month’s meeting minutes were approved by the Board electronically and are available on our Website. Minutes will be posted on the A.V.M.S. website.

Membership Roster – Dave Chervin reported as of the meeting we have 88 new members for the 2023 calendar year. Total membership is 434.

Treasurer’s Report:  Steve Milbrod reported:

Opening balance  $43,760.66                                                       

Ending Balance       $2,560.24


$80.00 – Dues
$700.00 – Operation Thanksgiving
$5,088.21- Fall Fiesta proceeds
$725.00 – Donations
$50.00 – Shirt sales


$43,705.42 – donations to Charity Partners

New Business

  • Deb Distefano was introduced as new Director at Large
  • We had a record breaking year for donations totaling $54,500.
  • Deb and John spoke about a new Corporate sponsorship event – a golf tournament to be held in the Spring.
  • Rich discussed a potential High School ROTC scholarship program
  • Steve gave an update on upcoming events in 2024:
    2/02/24 – Del Webb Feud
    4/27/24 – Spring Webb Fest (with One Night Rodeo band)
    TBD – Lip Sync

Our next meeting will be Tuesday January 9th at 6:30 pm.  

Motion to close the meeting at 7:30 was made by Rich Greenberg and seconded by John Bastiani.

Respectively submitted,

Dave Chervin – Secretary