A simple majority of the whole membership is needed for it to pass. If you don't know whether or not you paid your dues this year, please contact DWC Treasurer Vicky Sorensen, [email protected].
Applications are due September 15 and class begins October 21.
Leadership Bloomington-Monroe County applications are now available. Change the world right here at home. Offered in partnership by Indiana University and the Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Bloomington-Monroe County prepares emerging leaders to address current and future community needs through a seven-month experiential learning program. In LBMC, participants learn leadership skills they can apply to their career and community involvement. LBMC session topics will include project management, ethics, conflict resolution, communications, and strategic partnerships, as well as spotlight community strengths and needs. A limited number of scholarships are available for those who would otherwise not be able to participate.
For more information and an application, visit http://lbmc.indiana.edu or call Kyla Cox Deckard at 812-855-1182.
Applications are now being accepted for vacancies on the following Bloomington Boards and Commissions:
- Bloomington Commission on Sustainability
- Commission on the Status of Black Males
- Commission on Hispanic and Latino Affairs
- Housing Quality Appeals Board
- Telecommunication Commission
- Bloomington Digital Underground Advisory Commission
- Traffic Commission
Reception honoring Shelli Yoder for Congress with special guest Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL)
Monday, August 29, 6-8 p.m. Upland Banquet Hall, 350 W 11th St, Bloomington
Mayor John Hamilton & Dawn Johnsen, Regina Moore, Dorothy Granger, Vi Simpson, Kelly Eskew and Doug Dayhoff cordially invite you to a reception in support of Shelli Yoder for Congress. Suggested contributions: $100, $250, $500, $1,000, may be made payable to Shelli Yoder for Indiana, P.O. Box 6654, Bloomington IN 47407, or online at shelliyoderforindiana.com . Please RSVP to Matthew Cruz at [email protected] .
Hamilton Friends and Family Picnic
September 11, 4-7 p.m. Bryan Park- North Shelter (Henderson St.)
Please join Mayor John Hamilton and Dawn Johnsen in supporting Indiana Democratic candidates at the 2nd Annual Hamilton Friends and Family Picnic. Join them in giving a warm Bloomington welcome to John Gregg, Christina Hale, Shelli Yoder, Judge Arredondo, and all our local candidates! Everyone is welcome and admission is free. Live music by the Vallures, food, friendship and some politics. Bring a side dish or dessert to share if you wish, and a lawn chair or blanket. This is a family-friendly event.
ACTION ITEM: For September 2 breakfast meeting
At next week's meeting, we'll be focusing on the Status of Women’s Health Care in Indiana and reproductive issues. Our action should be to bring the following items for the clinics being represented: diapers for newborn up through larger size (greater demand for 4, 5 & 6), pull-ups and baby 2T-4T size clothing.
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