Board Meeting Friends of the First Company Governorís Horse Guards, Inc


Dated: 24 January 2006†††††† Locations: Avon, CT †††††††††††† Time:18:00 Hrs.

Those in attendance: Board Members: Richard Bellievau, Bill Cowell, Ken Nelson,James Murdock, and Richard St. Pierre

Guests: Chris Miller, Steve Meltzer and Andrew Arsenault


The meeting was called to order at 18:10 hrs. by Richard Bellievau


Minutes:††† The minutes for the 17 January 2006 meeting were reviewed and accepted without correction.

Officers/Directors: Everett Kandarian was asked and has accepted to be a director on the board of Friends of the First Company Governorís Horse. He was accepted without objections by the board. At the present time the board members are as follows:

President ††††††††††††††††††† Richard Belliveau

Vice President††††††††††† Richard St. Pierre

Treasurer††††††††††††††††††† Kenneth Nelson

Secretary†††††††††††††††††††† William Cowell

Directors†††††††††††††††††††† Everett Kandarian, James Murdock, Richard Morgenstern

501-c-3 application: Ken Nelson reviewed the status of the 501-c-3 application with the board. Ken indicated he has discussed with others in his profession who have submitted similar applications and it was best to keep the application has simplified as possible. With this objective in mind, Ken will be working on the application and present it to the board at its next meeting on 7 February 2006.

WEB Page:Nothing new to report.Bree Berner is still working a WEB page for the organization.

Fundraisers: †††Nothing new to report. Golf Tournament still in progress and moving

forward for 9 September, 2006.

Checking Account: Ken Nelson to open.


New Business:


Next meeting. Will be held on Tuesday February 9. 2006 in Avon, Ct at 6:30 PM.




William J. Cowell