DPNA Board Meeting Minutes – August 21, 2019

Deforest Park Neighborhood Association (DPNA)

Executive Board Monthly Meeting Minutes

Present: Ryan Blazer, Darlene Broom, Nubia Flores Cedeno, Elizabeth Horin, Daniel Pressburg, Keith Oddie, and Joni Ricks-Oddie

Guests: Kellie Morris; Dave Morris (filming Podcast on D9 community events)

Date: 08/21/2019

Meeting called to order at 6:45PM by DPNA President Pressburg

No Meeting Minutes from last meeting to approve

6:48PM Discussion

Under The Porch Lights (mini music festival)- $48 total sales with $45 donation to DPNA; Will do again in November

Would help if they would sell tickets online, don’t allow own food and if they then need to charge a premium; food and wine event, with wine by the glass; can bring their own water

Another option for fundraising is a Bingo Day

7:00PM Old Business

Dine Out 90805 – Cheko El Rey Repeat in October – f/u with owner, Carla to set date for 10/21 and heavily promote and involve Jane Addams Neighborhood Association

Teen Summit on Saturday 9/21; need to update flyer so that Darlene can request funds; have different speakers often including a counselor from a local school and maybe consider librarian from Michelle Obama Library; goal is to give out tablets; Nubia can create  FB for event to review before published and a save-the-date for event as well as a press release; deadline for Darlene is 9/3/2019

7:37PM New Business

Congresswoman in the community 9/03 @2:00PM – Dan will send details

Write-Up D9 Accomplishments

Speaker – Possibly Pat West Sept

Special Guests

Call for motion to adjourn by 1st Joni and  2nd noted by Ryan

Meeting adjourned  7:47PM

Reminders and Dates to Remember:

7:00AM Good Neighbors Spires Del Amo and Cherry 2nd Tuesday of the month

7:00PM Starr King 1st Wednesday of the month

7:00PM Grant Meeting, American legion Post 560 59th & Orange 2nd Thursday of the month

7:00PM Coolidge Triangle Neighborhood Association 3rd Wednesday of the month

7:00PM Deforest Neighborhood Association 3rd Thursday of the month

DPNA Board Meeting on Wed. 6/26/2018 at 6:30PM at 167 E. South St.

Pop Up Uptown Event at Michelle Obama Library – 4th Thursday 5:30PM-8:30PM

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