KPP Quarterly Meeting June 11, 2011
The June quarterly meeting will be held at
Kansas Wesleyan University
100 E. Claflin Ave. Salina.
The meeting will be in Room 325 of Pioneer Hall.
Coffee at 9:30 with meeting starting at 10:00.
We plan to finish about noon and have lunch together nearby.
Please join us. Here is a link to the campus map.
10:00 am. Call to order – Introductions, changes, additions to agenda
Minutes of last board meeting– Nan Porter
Treasurer’s report – Dave Schafer
President’s report – John Poertner – Wichita – High School art in Paraguay.
Travelers on POA grants (approved or pending)
Steve Richards – Trip Report
Jared Bixby – Zoo project – Trip Report with Bob Klemm
Five Times Harder – traveling
Dr. Randall Goering – approved
Jay Newton – approved
Slawomir Dobrzanski – action requested
Policy regarding gifts for exceptional volunteers
Membership drive – draft letter
Student handbook for new Paraguayan students – next steps
Contacts: ESU – Gonzalo Bruce; WSU – Nan Porter; PSU – Alice Sagehorn; Washburn – Tina Williams and Miguel Gonzalez-Abellas; FHSU – Josephine Squires and Avi Kempinski,; KSU- Bob Klemm and Sara Thurston-Gonzålez; KU – John Poertner
Reduce price of annual meeting.
Graham Kreicker - supplemental small grant request.
Education – Mary Bradshaw, Edith Black, Kim Kreicker, Arla Jones
Scholarship Fund – $66,000 – This years Kansas recipient – Sarah Stern
Youth Ambassadors – KS and PY – KPP taking over Sonidos project from Kansas YAs
High School Exchanges
Emergency Preparedness – Steve Richards
Health – Merrill Raber
Agriculture – Dave Schafer
Cultural Arts – Lynn Wilson, Arlo Kasper, Merril Raber
Reach Out – Kim Kreicker, Arla Jones, Bob Klemm (membership)
Civil Society – Donna Schenck-Hamlin
International trade – Melissa Birch
Natural resources – Bob Klemm
Tentative Meeting Schedule for 2011 Saturday Quarterly Meetings:
September 10th at Johnson County Community College
December 3rd in Wichita