February 1, 2017
Culinary Education Center
Monmouth County Vocational School District
Joe discussed admission and the online application process.
Joe introduced the Mental Health Association
The Mental Health Association introduced a program surrounding loss and suicide for district training. Website Link below:
Patrick reported out on the new Monmouth Science Building
We would also like to add to the agenda for our next meeting a discussion regarding the Monmouth & Brookdale Scholarships that have been given in the past. Possible things to discuss are:
Brookdale Community College
Discussed the college fair.
Discussed the Caring Awards
Took a vote on the Fall College Fair Date
The fall college fair will be October 15, 2017
Emailed to members.
New Business (* Action Items)
Approval of Disbursements since December meeting*
Caring Award Program
We reviewed deadline dates for the caring award
Recipient names due 2/10/17
Video youtube link sent to Jon Warner or Joe Senerchia by 3/7/17
The spreadsheet of award winners so far and the invitation are available on the website.
Please make sure to view your student's video and try to make sure that they keep it to 2 minutes.
Joe has contacted Freehold Deputy Director Serena DiMaso to attend.
There will be opening marks made by Brookdale
Approval of Monetary Awards*
Approved monetary awards for the caring award
$1,750 Brookdale Costs
$4,500; 30 scholarships at $150 each
$3,750; 5 scholarships (pulled at random) for $750 each
Total Caring Award Cost: $10,000
Motion: Fran Swift
Second: Jason Sabino
Spring College Fair
The fair will begin at 6:30, we will have a speaker available at 6:00pm (Fran has contacted the speaker and is working to confirm)
Assistant Susan Hatch
Labels for mailing
Other Discussions that were had for the good of the order
Scheduling Practices & Procedures
Next meeting after the Caring Awards on March 16th.