General Meeting Minutes: February 21, 2012

posted Mar 6, 2012, 2:12 PM by Sun Secretary

15 people present

  1. Fundraising
    • CAP Grants Ending - no longer getting about $3000 each year
    • CAP Grants have been used to fund Yard Sale, National Night Out, Dumpster Day, Halloween Social & Event Insurance
    • Raised $2500 for coat drive last year ($1500 individual plus PG&E grant)
    • Halloween Social in kind gifts totalled $2000
    • Need help form people to bring in more money
      • Bake Sale
      • Selling See's Candy
      • Neighborhood Potluck
      • Aluminum Can drive
  2. Mike Silva SJSUPD, Sargent Kelley SJPD
    • Rash of vehicle burglaries and bike thefts (60)
    • Gang violence on rise between William and Reed on 10th, 11th and 12th Sts
    • 'William St Boys' tags
  3. Gazebo going up
  4. Neighborhood Watch: interest in Alley between 7th and 8th
  5. Suggestion to put trash can on 7th & William, but it might cause more trouble than it is worth