Notes from monthly meeting 15th February 2014
Special Guest Speaker was Ms. Michelle Miller – Life Coach
Take time out to take a break. It is okay to say “no” sometimes and listen to your body when you are mentally and/ or physically tired or excited.
Report on recent projects and activities:
Members of Boy Scout (12-17) + Urban Renewal and Crisis Centre’s Volunteers went to areas in Fox Hill where shooting occurred.
February 8th, 2014 – Bain and Grant’s Town walk along with Urban Renewal.
Theme – “Stop The Violence – Take The Guns Off The Streets”.
Englerston Walk About – March 29th, 2014
Location to be confirmed.
Walk About in Kemp Road and Centreville to be announced at a later date.
Hotline retooling seminar March 1st, 2014 at 10:00am Crisis Centre’s Office.
Mandatory for existing and new hotline volunteers to participate.
Restructuring Volunteers – Current and Dormant/Active and inactive
The office is to call volunteers to obtain information.
Easter Egg Hunt
Venue Possibilities – Bahamas National Trust or The Botanical Gardens
It was agreed that an Easter Egg Hunt should be planned for April 12, 2014 An email will be sent out for people interested in being a part of the planning of this event.
Tonette Minnis is the chair person for this.
A suggestion was made to have someone from Sandilands come and speak about how to quickly assess for mental stability when referring a person to a shelter.
Tonette Minnis suggested that a speaker from Sandilands should be invited to come to the March Volunteer meeting. Plan to identify and book that speaker.
Beauty and Barbershop Campaign
Plan to send out an appeal for people to get on this committee.