Ten members happy to be together for the June meeting of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Psi Iota Xi on June 7, 2021. Co-presidents Jennie Hesler and Angie Griggs began the meeting with the opening verse, attendance, and the announcement of summer birthdays and some Happy Bucks.
The Treasurer’s Report was accepted as read to the members. The minutes were approved as emailed. A thank you note was received from Drew Runyan for the Samantha Darst Speech Award he received for excellence in public speaking. He recently graduated from North Montgomery H.S. Other recipients of the Samantha Darst Speech Awards from Crawfordsville High School were Elizabeth Bowling (First Place), Elli Jeffries (Second Place), and Cimbria Bowling (Third Place). Jennifer Hesler and Jennifer Hunter will be attending the National Convention in June at the Brown Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky in June. These delegates will be voting on Psi Iota Xi National Projects.
Committee reports were presented to the members. Chair of the Summer Speech Clinic, Julie Swick, reported that our Summer Speech Clinic has started and is providing speech therapy to 42 children that qualify. The members are so happy to return to this worthwhile focus of our chapter! We thank our speech therapists, donors, and many volunteers that help us.
The next meeting will be in September. The meeting was adjourned with the closing verse.