Club and Member Outreach

This committee shall:

  • organize representation at regional events to provide updates of the Foundation
  • develop standard Foundation presentations with Marketing and Public Relations Committee
  • review ways to provide outreach to clubs and members
  • Rick Arnold – Chair
  • Margie Smith
  • Marty Schaefer
  • Susan Grab
  • Jen Vare

Executive

This committee shall:

  • oversee operations of the board including committee initiatives and activities
  • Kristina Badali – Chair
  • Paul Kasoff
  • Dale Brackin
  • Maureen Gallo

Finance and Investment

This committee shall:

  • ensure accurate tracking, monitoring, and accountability for funds
  • ensure adequate financial controls
  • collaborate with the investment broker
  • Paul Kasoff – Chair
  • Dale Brackin
  • Rick Arnold
  • Bill Frantz
  • Joe Wilson

Fundraising

This committee shall:

  • develop and execute a plan to identify and solicit funds from external sources of support
  • organize the basket room and silent auctions at the annual Kiwanis Mid-Winter and Convention
  • organize the annual mailing to clubs and members including planning and distribution of materials
  • develop and execute a plan to promote and advocate for the Legacy Society
  • Jen Vare – Chair
  • Rick Relyea
  • Bill Frantz
  • Mark Mishinski

General Operations

This committee shall:

  • identify and ensure that new Pennsylvania Kiwanis clubs receive their service grant from the Foundation
  • assist in implementation of eTapestry non-profit software with set up of reports and training for the Board
  • ensure the Google Drive and Google Groups tools are being utilized effectively and efficiently with the Board
  • work with Pennsylvania Kiwanis to secure unclaimed property status from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Paul Kasoff – Co-Chair
  • Dale Brackin Co-Chair

Governance and Board Development

This committee shall:

  • ensure effective board processes, structures and roles, committee development and board education
  • work to review the bylaws and create a board policy code for approval
  • work with the Kiwanis District Board to form the nominations committee of directors for the Kiwanis District Convention
  • Susan Grab – Chair
  • Rick Arnold
  • Rick Relyea
  • Disk Eby

Grants and Outreach

This committee shall:

  • administer the grant application process and distribution of funding
  • develop and execute a plan to seek ways to increase outreach with the Kiwanis Family for future grants and opportunities
  • Maureen Gallo– Chair
  • Margie Smith
  • Mark Mishinski
  • Emily Reed

Marketing and Public Relations

This committee shall:

  • Develop and execute a plan to review and update all marketing materials of the Foundation including brochures, website and social media
  • Develop and publish Annual Report of the Foundation
  • Develop and publish quarterly newsletter for the Foundation
  • Kristina Badali – Chair
  • Dale Brackin
  • Margie Smith
  • Emily Reed
  • Jen Vare

 Rose Sale

This committee shall:

  • Develop and execute a plan for the annual Rose Sale including planning, distribution of materials, sales and delivery
  • Provide a detailed final report to the Board of Directors upon conclusion of the Rose Sale
  • Identification of the 2017-2018 Rose Sale Chair
  • Dick Eby – 2016 Sale Chair
  • Bill Frantz
  • Marty Schaefer

Scholarship

This committee shall:

  • Develop and execute a plan for the annual Scholarship process including planning, distribution of materials, selection, communication, and distribution of funding
  • Provide a detailed final report to the Board of Directors upon conclusion of the scholarship selection process
  • Marty Schaefer – Chair
  • Rick Relyea
  • Dick Eby
  • Mark Mishinski
  • Susan Grab
  • Emily Reed

Strategic Planning

This committee shall:

  • Develop and execute a plan to develop a Strategic Plan for the Foundation
  • Manage the plan’s execution
  • Paul Kasoff – Chair
  • Maureen Gallo