Erie County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs Inc.

Thursday, July 23, 2020 Niagara River Station 355 East River Rd. Grand Island, NY

Call to order TIME:  6:30-7:00 PM

**Roll Call – Officers & Directors: Pres.- Jeff Jondle,  1VP- Frank Miskey Sr. 2VP – Cheryl. Schenne Treasurer -David Rosner, Recording Sec.-Rich Davenport, 

Correspondence  Sec.- Roxanne Ferazzoli,  Mem. Sec. – Hope Melnyk, Sgt @Arms. -Tom Fischer Directors: 

Excused:  Dave & Rose Barus, Cathy & Frank Miskey Sr., Frank Miskey Jr.

Absent: 

Quorum of member clubs: Section-6 Quorum: A quorum at a meeting of the voting members  shall consist of twenty-five (25) per cent of the voting members in good standing. Yes or No

Guests Present:

Guest Speakers: 

Reading/Approval of last month’s minutes: R. Davenport-Motion Second Approved      Waived

Rec. Secretary’s report: Rich Davenport Motion Second Approved      Waived

Cor.  Secretary’s report: Roxann Ferazzoli – Motion Second Approved      Waived

Membership report: Hope Melnyk Motion Second Approved      Waived

Treasurer’s report: David Rosner Motion Second Approved      Waived

Bills: Does anyone have any new bills to be submitted ?

Motion to pay bills. Second Approved

President’s report: Jeff Jondle :

Future meeting locations:  Meeting Times:  Officers and Board of Directors 6:30 PM,  Delegates General Meeting 7:00 PM

Guide to future meeting dates. Regular meetings are as called by the President or Recording Secretary. 

Generally, January through July the fourth Thursday of each month. 

 August meeting pending !

*September -December: generally, the 2nd Thursday of the month.

As we meet at the convenience of the host club, the date may change to accommodate conflicts.

Tentative scheduling information. Black bold font are confirmed meeting dates:

Date Location 
01/28/2021Elma Conservation Club 600 Creek Rd. Elma, NY  14059
02/27/2020George Washington Club 2805 Niagara St. Buffalo, NY 14207
03/26/2020Evans Rod & Gun Club, 864 Cain Rd. Angola, NY  14006
04/23/2020West Falls Conservation Society 55 Bridge St. West Falls, NY 14170
05/28/2020Erie County Cons. Society 13319 Miller Ave. Chaffee, NY 14030
06/25/2020Hamburg Rod & Gun Club  3434 Hickox Rd. Hamburg, NY  14075
07/23/2020Niagara River Station  355 East River Rd Grand Island, NY  14072
08/25/2020
09/10/2020Springville Field & Stream 8900 Chaise Rd. Springville, NY  14141
10/08/2020Hawkeye Bowman Club 13300 Clinton St. Marilla, NY  14102
11/12/2020Southtowns Walleye Assoc. 5895 Southwestern Blvd. Hamburg 14075
12/17/2020Bison City Rod & Gun Club 511 Ohio St. Buffalo, NY 142

 

STANDING COMMITTEE REPORTS

Law Enforcement: Jim Bittner –

Archery & Bowhunting: Marc Alessi – 

Crossbow: Tom Fischer –

Fish: Joe Fischer / Tom Fischer / Larry Jones – 

Teach Me to Fish: Joe McAdams 

Small Game: Dan Tone – 

Big Game: Marc Alessi 

Trapping: Patti Wattengel – 

Waterfowl: George Rockey 

NYS Conservation Council: Dan Tone 

 ** If each club in this County federation participated, it would generate about $12,000.00 a month, for NYSCC. 

You can donate directly to New York State Conservation Council at : NYSCC 8 East Main St. Ilion, NY 13357. Contact them at 315-894-3302. 

Consider an individual annual membership for yourself.

Environment & Pollution: Chuck Godfrey – 

Membership Outreach: Chuck Godfrey – If you learn of an Erie County Sportsmen’s Club which is not a member of this Federation, please provide the information to the President, so he can contact them about membership.

Legislation: John Susz – 

Council Resolutions: Rich Davenport – 

Hunter Education: Frank Miskey Sr. –

SPECIAL COMMITTEE REPORTS

Awards: Frank Miskey Sr. – 

Banquet: March 2021 Frank Miskey Jr. – 

N. Hunting & Fishing Day: Frank Miskey Jr.- Rich Davenport – Next event 4th Thursday 9/24/2020

Fund Raising: Frank Miskey Jr. – 

Nominations: Frank Miskey Jr. – 

FWMB: Chuck Godfrey – 

Educational Opportunities: Chuck Godfrey – 

Youth Lifetime License: Chuck Godfrey – Has Raffle tickets

EXHIBITS & SHOWS: Hope Melnyk-

WNY Env. Federation: Dan Tone / Joe Fischer-

Budget and Finance: David Rosner –

Website: Joe McAdams- www.ecfsc.org – 

Internal Controls Tom Fischer / Bob Avery – 

**Bylaws Update Cheryl Schenne/ Dave Rosner/ Frank Miskey Jr. – 

New Business: Barotrauma Workshop

August meeting ?

NHFD

VIP Days- Cancelled until August 2021

Planned and scheduled activities status

August East side Bflo Fishing Event

Zoom or comparable standby 

Old Business: Proposed Industrial Wind Turbines in Lake Erie

Scobey Hill Dam Project

Sturgeon Point Marina- Town of Evans

Pheasant Program

Budgets and planning:

Sunshine Committee: Cheryl Schenne – Tony Gonnello, Frank & Cathy Miskey

Good of the order ?:

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

Upcoming BANQUETS-

50/50 donation amount:             

Next Federation Meeting: Thursday, 8/25/2020    6:30 PM & 7:00 PM   

Motion to adjourn: