October 26 2017 Greater Brunswick Area Minutes

10/26/17 Greater Brunswick Area Maine AllCare Minutes (formerly Midcoast) 5:30 – 7 PM, Unitarian Universalist Church, Brunswick, Maine Attending: Bill Clark, Jean Sawyer, Virginia Derr, Frederick Lancaster, Bill Eaton, Gail Eaton, Loren Arford, Poppy Arford, Eileen Manglass, Meredith Stanhope, Jeremy Chimere-Weiss, Wendy Flaschner, Marla Davis, Peter McGuire, Charlie Priest, Bryan Funk. Minutes: Frederick Lancaster Introductions made, minutes approved, agenda adjusted. We welcomed Jeremy and Meredith, students at...

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October 24 2017 Norway Minutes

NORWAY CHAPTER MEETING MINUTES (formerly Oxford) October 24th, 2017  PRESENT: Abbie, Tom, Leisha, Cindy, Theresa, Jennifer, Izobel Earle, George Szok, AnneGlazier, Charles Glazier, Chris, Denise 1. Introductions, including those of new attendees 2. Given the attendees are from more than one county talk of changing the name of the chapter to “Western Maine” 3. Review for new members of the goals of MaineAllCare, which is now endorsed...

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Oct 25 2017 Portland Minutes

MAINE ALLCARE PORTLAND CHAPTER MEETING MINUTES draft October 25, 2017, 7 PM ALLEN AVENUE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH 524 ALLEN AVENUE, PORTLAND Members present: Dan Bryant, chair, Elizabeth Oatley, scribe, Diana (Dee) Cundy, Ed Cundy, Beth Franklin, Ann Morrill, Robert Morrill, Marjorie Rosenbaum. David Scotton Guests: Bryan Funk (Statewide Fundraiser) 1 – Called to order at  7:10 & introductions 2 – Approved minutes of Sep.27, 2017 with thanks...

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Oct 12 2017 Waldo Minutes

WALDO COUNTY CHAPTER October 12, 2017 MINUTES TOPIC DISCUSSION ACTION ITEMS Introductions The attendees were from nine local towns. Maine AllCare attendees included Marilyn McWilliams and her husband, and organizers Abbie Ryder and Chris Cayer. Updates on Maine AllCare Maine AllCare (MAC) is holding a “messaging retreat” in Manchester ME on Oct. 29th to align and define our shared talking points.  The MAC board and one member...

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October 21 2017 Bangor Minutes

MAC Bangor minutes 10/21/17 Members present: Andrew Sarto, Larry Dansinger, Tim Burns, Nate Shea, Carole Bodnar Treasurer’s Report – no checks written, same amount of money Common Ground report: main focus is to get the yellow cards, it was successful Movie in Waldo county (Now is the Time) report: successful, one person who was very vocal about not trusting government, handled appropriately – reported by Art Shea...

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October 19, 2017 – Ellsworth/MDI Minutes

Ellsworth MAC Meeting October 19, 2017  Present           Bruce Becque, Sam Bergman, Jean Rohrer, Susanne Forest, Valerie Dornan, Holly Duesenberry,                                    Burt Wartell Agenda: Preparation for Open Houses suggested protocol presented by Bruce cf Toolkit link from Jeff Milliken (Bruce will forward to us)  House party Sat Nov 11, 5pm Beth Wright...

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September 17, 2017 – Maine AllCare Downeast Chapter Meeting Minutes

Maine AllCare Downeast Chapter September 17, 2017 meeting Minutes Howard Room, Blue Hill Library   Attending: Lynn Cheney, Joe Lendvai, Liz Solet, Betsy Braunhut, Robert Grant, Jeff Milliken, Jon Albrecht, Hunt Gressitt, Kevin Ross, Phil Caper, Ruth Ryan, Bonnie Preston, Ted Fletcher, Barbara Eaton, Barbara Presson, Betsy Armstrong. Minutes: Liz Solet   AGENDA ITEMS WHO DISCUSSION & NOTES INTRODUCTIONS OLD BUSINESS Approve August minutes All Motion; second;...

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Sept 2017 – Portland Chapter Minutes

MAINE ALLCARE PORTLAND CHAPTER MEETING MINUTES: September 27, 2017, 7 PM ALLEN AVENUE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH, 524 ALLEN AVENUE, PORTLAND  Members present: Nancy Bogg, chair, Elizabeth Oatley, scribe, Larry Kaplan, Tovah Foss, Audrey Briggs, Jan Chapman, Diana Cundy, Ed Cundy, Marjorie Rosenbaum. Guests: Chris Cayer (Statewide Field Organizer) 1 – Called to order at 8:05 & introductions 2 – Minutes of August 23, 2017 approved 3– Recent chapter actions/involvements St....

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September 2017 – Greater Brunswick Area Meeting Minutes

September 2017 Greater Brunswick Area Minutes (formerly Midcoast) Attending: Bill Clark, Jean Sawyer, Virginia Derr,  Frederick Lancaster, Bill Eaton, Gail Eaton, MAC Board member-Marilyn McWilliams, Julie Pease, Loren Arford, Will Neilson, Poppy Arford. Minutes: Gail Eaton Introductions made, agenda adjusted Marilyn spoke on behalf of the MAC Board– Discussed the role and places of chapters; Started the year with 4 chapters, now have 10 with 2 more...

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Sept 9 2017 – Bangor Maine All Care Meeting

Attendees: Nate Shea (chair), Andrew Sarto, Carol Bodner, Jeff Graham, Tim Burns (new co-chair) Report on the showing of “Now’s the Time” at the Peace and Justice Center: good attendance and response Future events could be held there for $10/hr MAC message on Medicaid expansion: “we are supportive” MAC state-level organizers Brian Funk and Kyle Bailey will help organize house parties if desired Herman “Sizzler” event small...

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