January 18 2018 Ellsworth/MDI Minutes

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 Minutes: 3:30-5pm 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

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January 6 2018 Bangor Minutes

Bangor Maine AllCare Chapter Minutes January 6 2018 Bagel Central Bangor Attendees: Andrew Sarto, Tim Burns, Carol Bodnar, Larry Dansinger, Nate Shea, Jeff Graham, Geoff Gratwick -Plan to celebrate the Bangor Maine AllCare Chapter’s one year anniversary in March -Plan a discussion or panel on a Tuesday night at the Bangor Public Library late March or early April (March 27 or April 10,17,24) We hope to invite one

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DEC 14 2017 Ellsworth-MDI Minutes

MAC Meeting 12/14/17 Ellsworth City Hall 3:30-5pm Ellsworth/MDI Present: Jim Mroch, Jean Rohrer, Susanne Forest, Harold McWilliams, Marilyn McWilliams, Sam Bergman, Valerie Dornan, Bruce Becque, Holly Duesenberry Gail Eaton should get a copy of meeting notes and Marilyn McWilliams UUC Meeting Jan 26 House Party Snow date Feb 2nd Marilyn updates from board She can help us authorize new people to enter data into Nationbuilder If you get

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Dec 17 2017 Downeast Minutes

Maine AllCare Downeast Chapter December 17, 2017 meeting minutes Blue Hill Library In attendance: Robert Grant, Kevin Hunt, Phil Caper, Jeff Milliken, Susanne Forest, Diana Page, Oscar Ruiz, Sam Bergman, Joe Lendvai, Lynn Cheney AGENDA ITEMS WHO DISCUSSION & NOTES   OLD BUSINESS UPDATES       Discussed the first meeting of the Healthcare Task Force in Augusta on 12/20. Diana Page, Oscar Ruiz, Lynn Cheney, Phil Caper

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Nov 19 2017 Downeast Minutes

Maine AllCare Downeast Chapter November 19, 2017 meeting minutes Blue Hill Library Attending: Lynn Cheney, Joe Lendvai, Kevin Hunt, Bonnie Preston, Caryl Heaton, Tom van Buren, Steve Collier, Diana Page, Oscar Ruiz, Caroline Werth, Bill MacDowell, Kate O’Dell, Liz Solet, Betsy Braunhut, Robert Grant, Jeff Milliken, Jon Albrecht, Hunt Gressitt, Ruth Ryan, Bonnie Preston. Minutes: Liz Solet AGENDA ITEMS WHO DISCUSSION & NOTES PRE-MEETING data entry ALL About

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Dec 5, 2017 Portland Minutes

MAINE ALLCARE PORTLAND CHAPTER MEETING MINUTES draft December 5, 2017, 7 PM ALLEN AVENUE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH 524 ALLEN AVENUE, PORTLAND Members present: Dan Bryant, chair, Nancy Bogg, Diana (Dee) Cundy, Ed Cundy, Beth Franklin, Marilyn McWilliams, Ann Morrill, Robert Morrill, Delene Perley, Catherine Share 1 – Introductions 2 – Minutes of October 25, 2017, were approved, and lead to an animated, if extra-agenda discussion including the following:

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Nov 28 2017 Oxford Minutes

MAC OXFORD COUNTY CHAPTER MEETING MINUTES NOVEMBER 28, 2017 PRESENT: Liesha, Tom, Marilyn McWilliams, Cindy Monahan, Brendan Bass, Toby Jordan, Larry Flaherty, Peter and Maggie Zak, Therese Johnson, George Szok, and reporters from Advertiser Democrat (please excuse name misspellings) 1. Introductions, including those of new attendees 2. Review of minutes of meeting of 10/24/17, which were accepted unamended 3. Discussion around changing of our chapter name. Group agreed

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Nov 30 2017 Midcoast Minutes

11/30 Midcoast Maine AllCare  5:30 – 7 PM, Unitarian Universalist Church, Brunswick, Maine Attending: Bill Clark, Jean Sawyer, Virginia Derr, Bill Eaton, Gail Eaton, , Peter McGuire, Debbie Brisbois, Will Neilson, Dan Leaver Minutes: Jean Sawyer Introductions made, minutes approved, agenda adjusted. Progress on MCC 2017 goals, since our last meeting 10/26. Sign up partners –– aim for 40. Since last meeting  — Gail and Bill signed up

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Nov 9 2017 Waldo Minutes

WALDO COUNTY CHAPTER November 9, 2017 MINUTES TOPIC DISCUSSION ACTION ITEMS Introductions Sixteen attendees attended from our local towns, plus statewide organizer Abbie Ryder for her last meeting with us. Having collected a large number of Supporter Cards, we must use the database to invite interested supporters to the meetings to grow the active membership. Chapter Leadership to review the database and reach out to interested Supporters. Election

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October 15, 2017 Downeast Minutes

Maine AllCare Downeast Chapter October 15, 2017 meeting minutes Howard Room, Blue Hill Library Attending: Lynn Cheney, Joe Lendvai, Kevin Hunt, Bonnie Preston, Caryl Heaton, Tom van Buren, Steve Collier, Diana Page, Oscar Ruiz, Caroline Werth, Bill MacDowell, Kate O’Dell, Liz Solet, Betsy Braunhut, Robert Grant, Jeff Milliken, Jon Albrecht, Hunt Gressitt, Ruth Ryan, Bonnie Preston. Minutes: Liz Solet AGENDA ITEMS WHO DISCUSSION & NOTES INTRODUCTIONS OLD BUSINESS

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