Author: Gloria Pearlstein

Update from the Board – September 2020

At its regular monthly meeting on September 17, the BVUUF Board of Officers and Trustees continued its discussion of Widening the Circle of Concern, a report by the UUA Commission on Institutional Change.  Board members focused on the section of the report about the theology … read more.

August Update from the Board

The Board held its regular monthly meeting on August 20 as well as a special meeting on August 23.  At the August 20 meeting, Board members continued their discussion of Widening the Circle of Concern, a report by the UUA Commission on Institutional Change.  The … read more.

July Update from the Board

The BVUUF Board of Officers and Trustees held its first meeting of the 2020-2021 Fellowship year on July 23, 2020.  The agenda included introductions of new and continuing members, an overview of Board processes and procedures, and a first look at the 2020 Report of … read more.

June Update from the Board

The June 18, 2020 Board meeting was the last regular meeting of the 2019/2020 Fellowship year.  Both current and incoming Board members attended.  Board members for 2020/2021 are Nancy DiLaura, President; Scott Youmans, Vice President; Doug Schmidt, Treasurer; Gloria Pearlstein, Secretary; and Trustees Jim Highsmith, … read more.

May Update from the Board

The BVUUF Board of Officers and Trustees took a number of actions at its May 21 meeting related to budgeting, preparation for the Annual Meeting on June 6, and other business.  Specifically, the Board:

Approved the proposed Fiscal Year 2020/2021 Budget and the slate of nominees … read more.

April Update from the Board

The Board held its regular meeting and one special meeting in April.  At the special meeting on April 12, the Board accepted a recommendation from the Finance Committee to apply for a CARES Act Paycheck Protection Program loan. 

The goal of the Paycheck Protection Program is … read more.

March Update From the Board

The Board held its regular meeting and two special meetings in March.  The main topic was payment of retainage to Milo construction, the contractor for our building renovation. Retainage consists of 10% of each invoice that Milo submits.  We withhold this amount until the … read more.

February Update from the Board

At its regular meeting on February 20, the Board of Officers and Trustees approved a proposal to appoint Doug Schmidt as Apprentice Board Treasurer from February 20 through June 30, 2020.

Doug will be nominated for the Treasurer position for the 2020-2021 Fellowship year.  (No other … read more.

January Update from the Board

The BVUUF Board of Officers and Trustees held two meetings in January, both largely focused on plans for the 2020-2021 church year, which begins in July.  At its regular meeting on January 16, the Board adopted the following congregational goals for 2020-2021. These goals … read more.

Update from the Board — December 2019

The BVUUF Board of Officers and Trustees met twice in December.  At its regular meeting on December 19, the Board approved the following actions, all unanimously: 

Authorized hiring City Wide Building Maintenance for 90 days to clean the renovated building at an average cost of $815 … read more.