General Meeting Mailing Agenda
Friday, April 8, 2016 ~ 11:30am to 4:00pm
The Central Civil West Courthouse
600 Commonwealth Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90020
On the Second Floor Conference Room
11:30am ~ LACCC Registration will be held outside the Conference Room.
Please be on time to avoid the confusion, so we can start on time!
11:30am ~ Once Registered you will be ready to enter the Conference Room when it’s available to find your seats
12:00pm ~ A WORD FROM COALITION PRESIDENTS
Asian Coalition ~ Emily Wu Truong
LACCC ~ Betty Dandino
Coalicion de Clientes Latinos de Salud Mental ~ Haydee Guevara, President
Long Beach Coalition ~ Ursula Sims
12:15pm to 1:15pm ~ APRIL LUNCH ~ Box Lunch ~ Roast Beef, Turkey, Tuna, & Limited Vegetarian. Ice Tea & Water
1:15pm ~ LACCC General Meeting ~ Come to Order ~ Welcome ~ Introduction of Officers and Guests
GROUND RULES FOR LACCC MEETINGS ~ Read by John Banuelos
INTRODUCTION OF GUEST SPEAKER: Bruce Wheatley ~ Advocacy for SB ~ 614
1. Questions for Acting Chief Deputy Chief Director ~ Dennis Murata, ~ Betty Dandino, LACCC President
2. Future General; Meeting Program Suggestions (Advocacy Oriented) ~ Carmen Huertas, Program Chair
UNFINISHED ~ NEW ~ BUSINESS:
1. “WE HAVE NOT BEEN SITTING ON OUR HANDS?”
2. “WHAT DOES OUR FUTURE HOLD ~ OR ~ WHO HOLDS OUR FUTURE?”
3. “WHY OUR MEETING LOCATION IS MOVING, BUT TWO OF THE BENEFITS!”
4. “HAS OUR SUPPORT SYSTEM CHANGED?”
5. “SPECIAL UP ~ DATE REPORT ON OUR 501 ~ C PROGRESS” ~ Kenneth Goff, CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
6. “SPECIAL EVENTS COMMITTEE” ~ Catherine Clay, Chair
7. “ADVOCACY COMMITTEE” ~ Marilyn Cross, Chair
8. “OUTREACH COMMITTEE” ~ Brent Popham, Chair
9. “GENERAL FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE” ~ Saadia Jackson, Chair
10. “HOSPITALITY COMMITTEE” ~ Antha Abraham, Chair
11. “CONFERENCE FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE” ~ Mark Karmatz, Chair
12. “WELCOME NEW OFFICIAL MEMBERS (4 CONSECUTIVE MEETINGS) ~ Brent Popham
IT’S YOUR TURN ~ OR WHAT DID I FORGET?
MOTION TO ADJOURN THE MEETING
UNNEEDED DISTURBANCES during the Meeting ~ PLEASE don’t walk around aimlessly during the meeting; if you have to leave the room, okay, but wandering around disrupts the meeting.
FOOD: For special dietary needs or if you must eat before lunch is available, PLEASE bring your own food.
If you have a Question for Acting Chief Deputy Director ~ Dennis Murata pick up a form &
Write your questions on the form & SIGN UP ON THE DMH Director Sign ~ up Sheet.
LA County DMH Director Meetings: Subject to any change in their schedule ~ 12th floor Director’s Conference Room
UPCOMING GENERAL MEETINGS: The Following Meeting will be held at the Following Address:
CENTRAL CIVIL WEST COURTHOUSE
600 COMMONWEALTH AVENUE, Los Angeles, CA 90020
PLEASE NOTICE THE CHANGE OF MEETING PLACE FOR APRIL
General Meetings: ~ PLEASE NOTICE ANY CHANGES IN THE TIMES!
April 8, 2016 from 11:30am to 4:00pm
May 13, 2016 from 11:30am to 4:00pm
June 10, 2016 from 11:30am to 4:00pm
Executive Committee Meetings ~ DATES FOR MEETINGS ~ 550 South Vermont Avenue ~ 3rd Floor Conference Room
Tuesday, April 12. 2016 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Next Monthly Mailings ~ DATES FOR MEETINGS ~ PLACE UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME ~
DATES FOR MAILING ARE NOT KNOWN AT THIS TIME DUE TO THE SCHEDULING OF FURTHER MEETINGS
Four NEW COMMITTEES for you to consider joining.
These are jobs for more than one person, that’s why we call them “Committees.” If you are new to the group this is a great way for you to interact with other. Members and get to know them on a more personal level and hopefully in a more social environment.
*Advocacy Committee Meeting ~ Marilyn Cross, Chair ~ DATE, TIME & PLACE UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME
*Hospitality Committee Meeting ~ Antha Abraham, Chair ~ DATE, TIME & PLACE UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME
*Special Events Committee Meeting ~ Catherine Clay, Chair ~ DATE, TIME & PLACE UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME
*Conference Fundraising Committee ~ Mark Karmatz, Chair ~ DATE, TIME & PLACE UNKNOWN AT THIS TIME