Nominating Committee Report - Kris Hons

President elect Dave Smith has his team, congrats to President Elect Designate Yvette Davis.

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Fines and Acknowledgements
Kris Hons - paid his fine last week, Tom Propst gave him his birthday card
Alex Parajon, birthday, wife bought him a new car $40
Eric Hamilton. Even though he is fine free, Eric is the Master of Ceremonies for Dancing With Diamonds Sat. Feb. 7th.  You are invited to join him.
Nina Arturo Sandoval concert at the Alex Feb. 15th - sponsored by Glendale Arts and Nina Crowe
Next weekend is Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, their children attend Glendale schools
Character and Ethics day at GCC looking for mentors

Bikes for Orphans

This project is run by Sebouh Bazikian, Shawnt Bazikian, Sean Bird and Alex Chraghchian.

There are 20 million children orphans I 2010,
The orphans have to get up a 5am, do work, chorea, then work one hour to school, then one hour back.
60% of girls enter prostitution and 70% of boys become criminals

The bicycles give them access to education and a way out
There are big organizations build the schools, however the schools are far away from the students
World Bicycle Relief delivers the bicycles
We raised $4,300 through donations from local businesses,
They manufacture the bicycles in China, each bike is $120

The benefits - a two hour round trip is reduced to30 minutes
The bike is something that they call their own

Hike a thon, bike a thon, at the Glendale Sports Complex, approximately 150 attendees,

$33. Weekly drawing  John Vance
$912. 24 cards in the deck
Glynn Martin.
Queen of diamonds donated money to remodel the kitchen at Estado 29
Dr. Tracy Kmball from the Wind Foundation is our speaker next week.