Date Description & Time Location Meeting Status


Morehead Optimist Club, Inc.

Mr. Gatti’s Pizza

May 23rd, 2023



The meeting was called to order by President Bill Redwine at 12:55 pm. Those in attendance were Bill Redwine, Tony Cooper, Melissa Cooper, Saundra Newton, Randy Stacy, and Jackie Cooper.


Tony Cooper made a motion to approve minutes from the last meeting seconded by Saundra Newton.


We received a thank you card from RCSHS project prom.


Lancaster has billed us for the use of the bingo board for project prom. We will investigate buying a tv to use in the future.


Smoking shelter still on hold.


RCSHS speech team has requested a $1,000 sponsorship to help with expenses for the national competition. Motion to approve was made by Tony Cooper seconded by Melissa Cooper.


Rowan County 4H Club has requested $600 to help pay for expenses for some members to go to camp. Doves made a request for Morehead Optimist to sponsor their 31st anniversary, Bill Redwine suggested $500 Saundra Newton suggested $1000, motion to approve $1000 was made by Saundra Newton and seconded by Jackie Cooper.


A request was made to change the board meeting to Tuesday. Bill Redwine will send a group email to poll members about changing meeting night.


Board members will stay the same for 2023-2024. Ron Fiel resigned from the board, a motion to add Morgan Gilliland was made Tony Cooper and seconded by Saundra Newton.


Next meeting June 26, 2023. The meeting was adjourned at 1:20 pm.