Date: August 22, 2019
Attendees: Amanda Thornton, Tim Tender, Alan Silver, Amanda “Simon” Steimle, Maggie Augustin
Absent: Katy Werginz, Jake Wagner
- Looking to fill spots in L2. Recruiting is taking LGBT peeps as well as straight people that can be vouched for by other MGHA peeps.
- Mentor mailing list needs to get updated (Amanda and Alan)
- Next meeting is last week of August
- Schedule, almost not 100% finalized
- 3 tracks
- Clinics, 1 intro scrimmage
- Couple of clinics, couple scrimmages
- Libs is running a spirit “tournament
- Need signup sheet (Tim)
- Captains update
- Almost have all
- Colors have been chosen and will be kept secret
- Simon will figure out a date tomorrow for the gear swap
- Should we do a fundraiser – to donate for assistance for gear
- And where to put the fundraiser – do it on MGHA public fb page ?
- Group has met
- New player party TBD – Libs’ house
- Other events in pipelines
- Planning to schedule once a month . through December for now
- Money is dandy
- Dues due date – unknown?
- 2 new sponsor
- Delta beerlab
- Rose pest control
- Rraine will reach out to some as well
- People can register with USA Hockey , but they are having issues with their processing system.
- I’m sure they will get that figured out soon since it affects ALL US hockey players
- 18 people signed up
- 17 skaters
- Need to email them and ask if Chicago Gay Hockey Legaue and see if they will be joining us and plan how we will do this together
- Reach out to
- Maybe for Blades Against AIDS.
- Maybe league games as well
- Still waiting to touch base with LaBahn
- It Happened and was amazing
- It generated interest
- We received one new applicant directly
- We met one person wanting to donate gear
- And one person possibly donating money
- Create announcement to add new members
- Do that now
- Looking to HOPS for some guidance. WIll be discussed at next HOPS meeting
Ride Share signup?
- Hafner suggestion
- Get Hafner to run with the idea
- Possible exemption from scoreboard duty if you are driving others.
MG&E Sponsorship proposal for next season
- Amanda and Patrick will be finessing this relationship
- Sounds like a good idea
Donate button on website
- Need to do this.
- Ask Randi… Should have Gene do possibly.
- Doodle poll being sent out
- Probably week of Sept 9