Maine AllCare Ellsworth/MDI Chapter
1/18/18 meeting Minutes
Town Hall, Ellsworth
Attending: Holly Duesenberry, Bruce Becque, Valerie Dornan, Sam Bergman, Susanne Forest, Bryan Athorp, Marleen Athorp, Jean Rohrer, Burt Wartell
|AGENDA ITEMS||WHO||DISCUSSION & NOTES|
|INTRODUCTIONS||Bruce gave overview of MAC this past year. Board wants to hire an Executive Director in 2018. Legislative Task Force created thanks to MAC efforts; to study feasibility of Universal Health Care in Maine. Our chapter has been putting on House Parties. Number of chapters has gone from 3 to 10 in 2017.|
Follow up/To do:
|What will get done?||By who?||By when?||Notes:||Status:|
|Sullivan House Party 2/12 6-8pm
|Chapter members please come at 5:30pm
Panel members: Bruce, Sam Bergman
Same food as for UUC
Holly liaise with Christina at library
Valerie will do AV.
|Bernie Sanders Town Hall 1/23||Burt Wartell, Susanne Forest, Valerie Dornan and Jean Rohrer can go, Burt will ask Nadine if this can still happen at Beth Wright.
23 Commerce Park
|UUC House Party 1/26 6pm
Turn up at 5:30pm.
|Susanne is contact for UUC. Publicity is done. Holly has done BDN. Church member has done the rest.
Bruce gave out flyers for distribution. Karen at Church is hosting us and will make coffee.
Valerie will meet with AV person.
Jean money for cheese and crackers
Carol Dessert bread
|Recruiting and Raising Money||We may learn about this at Blue Hill meeting|
|Attend Blue Hill Chapter Meeting 4pm 1/21||Jean, Bruce and Valerie
car pool will report back to chapter.
|Make our meeting regular on 3rd Thursday of month||OK|
|Attend Legislative Health Care Task
Force Meeting Jan 22, 9:30- 4pm
|Burt Wartell can go after 10am Valerie can go if numbers are needed to be made up but can’t leave until 12:30|
|Forum of gubernatorial candidates AFL-CIO, MAC and Maine State Nursing association 2/1.||bruce will send out information by email.|
|Rotary House Party 2/20 6pm||Bruce will find out about this.|
Next scheduled meeting: Feb 15, 3:30-5pm Ellsworth City Hall, Council Chambers, 1 City Hall Plaza, Ellsworth.
Meeting adjourned 5pm