Category: Updates from the Board

Board Update – September 2018

Your Board met three times in September and addressed the following issues:
• At special meeting on September 2, authorized Reverend Lydia to proceed with Affiliation with Elizabeth Sollie as a BVUUF Community Minister
• Referred proposed Fund Management Policy back to Finance Committee for … read more.

UPDATE from the BOARD-August, 2018

At its regular monthly meeting on August 23, your Board welcomed another new member—Trustee Nancy DiLaura—and addressed the following issues:
• Adopted a slightly revised Board Covenant
• Considered a request from the Building Committee regarding policies related to management of the construction project and … read more.


At its regular monthly meeting on July 11, your Board welcomed two new members—Vice President Elliot Good and Trustee Susan Bateman—and addressed the following issues:

Reviewed three Requests for Board Action from the Building Committee and unanimously approved:
o Use of $100,000 in available funds from … read more.

Board Update-June, 2018

At its June meeting, before Elisabeth Kern passed the gavel to Marky Lloyd, your Board took the following actions:

Discussed feedback received at the June 10 information session and approved moving forward with the approach to prairie dog abatement recommended by the Campus Preservation Task Force, … read more.

BOARD UPDATE- April, 2018

Your Board met twice in April—for its regular monthly meeting and a week later for an update from the Combined Campaign and Building Committees.  Significant actions taken included:

Approved a Consent Agenda consisting of financial reports and Board minutes for March
Granted final approved of DeAnna Hoyle’s … read more.

Board Update-March, 2018

Your Board met twice in March—for its regular monthly meeting and a week later for further discussion of unfinished business—and took the following actions:

Review progress toward the Board’s Goals for 2017-18
Approved a Consent Agenda consisting of financial reports, February Board minutes, minutes of the February … read more.

Treasurer’s Update for March 2018

The Fellowship, as you may know, is currently in the midst of preparing the 2018-2019 budget. One aspect of this challenging process is to forecast income for the coming fiscal year. Since this has been on my mind, I thought that in this month’s post, … read more.

BOARD UPDATE-February, 2018

At its February meeting, your Board approved the following:

A request from the Building Committee for additional funding of $75,000 from the Building Fund to be used for architectural and engineering services (civil engineering, landscape design, mechanical engineering)
A request from the Social Justice Council for $540 … read more.