SLNC Governing Board May 13th Special Meeting Recap

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our first virtual Governing Board Meeting on May 13th. Here is a brief recap:

  • Reviewed the funds that our Emergency Task Fund distributed to the following community organizations:  Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic ($750), MutalAid Ground Game LA ($750) and Everytable ($1,581)
  • Approved a letter written by the Green Committee to the City Council regarding stalled Assembly Bill 1788
  • Approved a motion to fund up to $5,500 to Friends of Micheltorena in their effort to help low-income students at Micheltorena Elementary in the wake of the COVID pandemic
  • Approved an NPG for a $3,000 contribution to Friends of Ivanhoe, a 501(c)(3) that is starting an emergency fund at Ivanhoe Elementary. The funds will go towards buying grocery store gift cards for low income families that attend the school.
  • Approved a motion to sponsor an online webinar by Silver Lake resident and small business owner Jill James. The webinar will go over best practices for small business owners to access available federal, state and local loan programs.
  • Approved a $500 NPG to Parents Educators / Teachers and Students in Action to support the COVID-19 HERO Project.

You can review the draft minutes for the May 13th Special Meeting at this link.

The Governing Board has two virtual meetings scheduled for next week:

Monday, June 1st Special Meeting – 7 – 10PM

Wednesday, June 3rd Regular Meeting – 7 – 10PM

Agendas and Zoom link / dial-in info will be forthcoming. We hope you can join us for both!