Present: Anjan Reddy, Kapil Rajvanshi, Ravikiran Reddy, Tilak Andhole, Dinesh Bhat, Shakti Shukla, Doraivelu Palanivelu, Pavan Kasulabada, Ravi Vir, Damodhar Shankar, Vinith Poduval, Kanan Kumrah
Not Present: Uma Mallela, Kamaljit Paul
Quorum: Quorum to conduct normal business and voting was established
Meeting Note Taker: Kapil Rajvanshi
1. Approval of September and October 2017 meeting minutes:
BOD members unanimously approved September and October minutes of the meeting.
2. Temple Operations/Programs:
Following items were discussed:
⦁ Diwali celebration was a huge success. More than 350 devotees participated. Annual fund raising was successful as well.
⦁ 12-page flip calendar will be prepared with major temple event dates. All dates need to be finalized by 11/30/17.
⦁ Murthi Sthapna project will be ending on 12/31/17. A final email should be sent reminding devotees for making donation towards the project since the project is closing soon. Kapil ji will send the email
⦁ Dorai ji will do a final reconciliation with pledges for Murthi Sthapna project and send individual emails to devotees who have made a pledge and have not paid yet.
⦁ There is some additional cost for the fabrication and shipping of the updated arches. BOD approves up to $900 additional to be paid towards freight charges.
5. By Laws update:
⦁ By-Laws and articles of incorporation have been updates and filed by state.
6. Financial Reports and Approvals:
⦁ Temple Financials were reviewed and found satisfactory.
⦁ Reoccurring monthly donations needs to be pushed more. An email will be sent to devotees for making a pledge
As there were no other items in the agenda, the Chairman adjourned the meeting.
Hwy 55 Road construction activity is scheduled between March 19, 2018 and end of October 2018. There may be ROAD CLOSED signs at the road near the temple. Please note that the Temple will be open as usual and devotees should be able to visit Temple. If a construction worker stops you, let them know that you are going to the Hindu Temple. Please exercise caution and be safe when driving thru the road construction.
The Hindu Temple of Northeast Wisconsin hosts a large number of events throughout the year.
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