Minutes 9-6-2016

Soroptimist of Alpine Meeting 9-6-2016

Lisa Boetjer Office 2271 Alpine Blvd




In attendance: Patty Tweed, Pat Wood, Pat C Wolf, Toni O’Tooloe, Donna Feeney, Kathy Dizney, Marci Hohnemann, Linda Evans , Lisa Boetjer,  Barbara Louis,  Karen Donoghue, Sig Nielson, Dana Paskle, Michelle Lampfer, Mary Sable, Susan Lancaster, Genevieve Konych-Rohan, Mireya  Tweed


Meeting called to order by President Patty Tweed at 6:35 PM


A round robin introduction commenced in order to meet many guests and potential members.


Explained how Alpine is a member of the larger 13 club District III in San Diego county as well as the International organization. Many activities include:

1- Grants available to help women

2- Need volunteers to read essay portions of applications

3- Dream It Be It – MEUSD girls luncheon with members for motivation and mentoring

4- Increase public awareness of SI involvement

5- Be proud of the fact SIA has a seat at the United Nations

6- District IIl annual meeting will be in Alpine and SI Alpine is the hostess; vendor tables available for $50. Other Soroptimist club entrepreneurs  encouraged to put up their specialty as a  vender.  Our club will sell baked goods and provide gifts for first time attendees.


Presentation of new member Toni O’Toole by Ms. Konych-Rohan


Treasurer report:

  • Two accounts combined and saved fees
  • Approximately $6000 in combined account
  • Checks ordered as regular not expensive business ones.
  • Still some dues outstanding
  • Contact Kathy Dizney


  • Hostess of District III Meeting October 29th Community Center  – Pat Wolf coordinating
  • Dream It Be It – MEUSD – Pat Wolf coordinating
  • Live Your  Dream -Patty A Tweed contact
  • Halloween Bunco – October 21st Woman’s Club – Karen Donoghue coordinating
    • Each member must create and supply a gift basket
    • Suggestion to have limited menu so later arrivals have a full choice on items


  • Calendar- coordinating by Kathy Dizney
  • Valentine Bunco – Next February
  • Holistic Retreat – Coordinating by LIsa Boetjer. Flyers for District III meeting to distribute
  • Other club announcements –  Donna Feeney presented several
  • Susan Lancaster and Patty Tweed working on new website


Meeting adjourned at 7:30 PM