April 13, 2021 — Board Minutes

The Ipswich Outboard Club Board of Directors held a regular board meeting at The St. Lawrence Literary Society, Ipswich, Ma. Commodore Clifford called the meeting to order at 7:28 pm. All IOC officers and directors were present except for Perry Paone.

The minutes from the previous meeting on March 2, 2021 were approved as submitted.

Secretary’s Report:

  • The email and P.O. box are clean.
  • Membership full at 240 total.
  • 4 scholarship applications rec’d so far.
  • 8 new membership applications rec’d with proper documentation. Motion made to accept all onto waiting list, seconded and approved.
  • $420 in donations rec;d in memory of Nobby Gallant.

The secretary’s report was accepted as read.

Treasurer’s Report:

April 2021:

  • Checking                     $45,510.50
  • MMCH                           4,929.37
  • CD                                25,914.26
  •                                      $76,354.13

The treasurer’s report was accepted as read.

Vice Commodore’s Report:

  • The property is good.
  • The porta-potti has been ordered.
  • The cable to come down before the floats are launched.

The vice commodore’s report was accepted as read.

Old Business:

  • Proposals from North Shore Marine and Breshnahan/Horrigan were reviewed.
  • An email will be sent out to members about town meeting articles and IOC clothing.
  • The commercial line of credit closing being scheduled.

New Business:

  • Float launch scheduled for 4/24 at 9 am. Wreaths will be launched in memory of Joe Paone and Nobby Gallant.
  • Next board meeting TBD.
  • Motion to adjourn the meeting at 8:40 pm, seconded, and approved.

Attest: David Morin, Secretary
Steve Clifford, Commodore