Join us for our February General Meeting on Thurs., February 27, 2020, at 6:30pm at the C.K. Newsome Community Center, 100 Walnut St., Evansville
PROGRAM: Shaping Our Community’s Future— DMD Seeks Input on the City’s 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan – Learn about the nature of the plan – Have an opportunity to ask questions – Share your thoughts about the path ahead
GUEST SPEAKER: Kolbi Jackson, Community Development Coordinator Department of Metropolitan Development
Take the online survey at https://bit.ly/2vdmvuB More Info: https://bit.ly/3azQugp
Join us for our January General Meeting on Thurs., January 23, 2020, at 6:30pm at the C.K. Newsome Community Center, 100 Walnut St., Evansville
PROGRAM: Our Homeless Neighbors: Situations, Services & Solutions GUEST SPEAKER from Aurora Natasha Goodge, Outreach Team Lead www.auroraevansville.org
ELECTION OF OFFICERS: This meeting will include the election of officers for the 2020 UNOE Board of Directors officers. REMINDER: ONLY NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION UNOE REPRESENTATIVES CAN VOTE in the elections! Please make sure your UNOE Representatives’ names & contact information are up-to-date with the UNOE office by 12:00noon before this meeting, so name badges can be readied! Call or Email the info to 812-428-4243 or email@example.com
“It’s a Beautiful Day in Every Neighborhood” featuring our KEYNOTE SPEAKER Charlie Stocker The Garden Guy MUSIC before/during dinner by Gina Moore with Bob Green, Pianist
***REGISTRATION IS CLOSED***
The cost for both UNOE Neighborhood Association members and guests is $18.00 per person and must be paid in advance by the deadline of Thursday, October 10, 2019. View your Dinner Choices.
Neighborhood Associations registering as a group should download the Sparkplug Banquet Registration Packet for all the forms needed.
Individuals/Groups/Organizations not registering with a Neighborhood Association can use the Basic Registration Form.
Sparkplug Award Nominations
Each Neighborhood Association may nominate oneindividual, group, business, or organization that resides in your neighborhood to receive your neighborhood Sparkplug Award at the banquet.
Reflect on who has gone above and beyond to help their neighbors and their neighborhood. Consider “Why does this person or group deserve this award?” as you select your Sparkplug Award nominee.
Nominations must be received at the UNOE office by Thu., October 10, 2019. Use the Sparkplug Award Nomination Form in the registration packet to submit your Neighborhood’s award winner. Take a peek back at 2017 winners and 2018 winners.
Door Prizes: Baskets & Wreaths
The basket raffle has proven to be one of the highlights of the evening!
Neighborhood Associations are asked to participate by making a themed basket or wreath for a door prize which those in attendance are eligible to win.
Use the Door Prize Donation Form in the registration packet to let the UNOE office know of your donation by Thu., October 10, 2019.
Neighborhood Photos Sought
Each Neighborhood Association may submit up to 5 photos of persons, projects, buildings, etc. that show something positive about your association’s work and/or your neighborhood’s assets or both, while trying to tie in with the banquet’s theme.
A one-line caption should accompany each photo. The photos with captions will be used in a PowerPoint presentation at the banquet.
Photos must be delivered/mailed to the UNOE office or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday, October 10, 2019.
The program booklet still has room for a few sponsorship ads. For details on the sponsorship levels, download the Sponsorship Letter. Sponsorship forms and art for ads are due to the UNOE office by Tuesday, October 1, 2019. NOTE EARLIER DATE THAN OTHER DEADLINES (Dimensions for ads are noted on the form. If you’ve sponsored in the past, please note the changes for this year.)
Join us for our March General Meeting on Thurs., Mar. 28, 2019, at 6:30pm at the CK Newsome Community Center, 100 Walnut St., Evansville
PROGRAM: Disaster Preparedness: Basic Household Readiness Practical tips for you, your household and your neighborhood
Are YOU ready? … for a flood, a tornado, an earthquake, a lengthy power outage or other type of natural or man-made disaster? Learn how to prepare and how our area emergency responses teams do their part.
GUEST SPEAKER: Cliff A. Weaver Evansville / Vanderburgh County Emergency Management Agency
COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT: We’ll also hear an update on the Handy Helpers Home Repair program from Tracy Gander of Catholic Charities.
Join us for our January General Meeting tonight, Thurs., Jan. 24, 2019, at 6:30pm at the CK Newsome Community Center, 100 Walnut St., Evansville
PROGRAM: Souvenirs: Takeaways by UNOE Ambassadors Who Attended Fall Conferences GUEST SPEAKERS: Attendees of the 2018 Global Leadership Summit (GLS) Stephanie Gibson, Bellemeade Bayard Park Jenny Triggs, Helfrich Dave Ballew, Culver Attendees of the 2018 Regional Neighborhood Network Conference (RNNC) Daphne Robinson, Bellemeade Bayard Park William “Bud” Goodsen, STAR Derek Russ, Lorraine Park Judy Kurth, Culver Katie Coomes, Indian Woods/Windsong
ELECTIONS: This meeting includes the Annual Election of Officers for United Neighborhoods of Evansville (UNOE). Nominations are open until the time of voting during the General Meeting.
REMINDER: Only Neighborhood Association UNOE Representatives can vote in the elections! Each member Neighborhood may have up to two representatives. Please make sure your voting UNOE Representatives or proxies must have been updated with the UNOE office by 12:00noon today, Jan. 24th. No proxies will be added at the meeting.
Mark your calendar for the first General Meeting of next year: Jan. 24, 2019 – 6:30pm – C.K. Newsome Community Center
Make It SNAPpy!
FREE classes for our neighbors
who are eligible for SNAP & WIC benefits
in partnership with Purdue Extension: Nutrition Education Program 3rd Tuesdays:
December 18, 2018
January 15, February 19, & March 19, 2019
More details on Page 8.