Annual Report for Committees, 2019-2020


Committee Name: Finance                                                                                    

Committee Chair: Caroline Eastman

                                    1st __   2nd _X__ 3rd ___   Check year of term

Committee Members: Joe Long, Deb Matherly, Beth Ann Rocheleau, Carolyn West

Ex Officio: Linda Brennison, President; Jeannette Walton, Treasurer

Consultant: Ginny Verne, Bookkeeper


  • Major accomplishments this year. Budget for 2020-2021. Creation of Fundraising Subcommittee [Board initiative]. Moderately successful pledge canvass.


  • Please briefly describe any factors that facilitated or impeded your work this year. COVID pandemic impacted pledges, requiring the development of a revised budget.


  • Any special initiatives continuing into the next program year. No special initiatives planned. Anticipate continued need to monitor the impact of the pandemic on expenses, revenues, and budget plans for 2021-2022.


  • Future dreams or long-range plans for the committee. Successful fundraising activities.


  • Constraints on accomplishing these plans. COVID!!


Respectfully submitted,

Caroline M. Eastman, Chair