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SEPTEMBER 2017 KBOA General Meeting

  • 19 Sep 2017
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Kirkwood Library 11 Kirkwood Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30317


Registration is closed


11:00AM- Meet and Greet:

Approve/Amend:   August 15, 2017 Meeting Minutes

11:10: KBOA Finances: Treasurer: Parker Smith

  •     Current Balance:

11:15: Organization Update

  • NPU-O and KNO Update

11:25: Membership- Chair: Dan Wingate- The Pullman

Welcome package: 2017 membership decal/ I love KWD stickers + One Sheet Intro + Resource Guide

  • Membership:  Total Members: 64 Active. 14 Lapsed. Goal of 75 for 2017.

  • New Members: Amy Langer, REALTOR powered by eXp Realty

  • Renewing Members: Kirkwood Feed & Seed, Cluetown Books, Music Class, Augusta Designs, Language International Kids, Addison Hill, 691 Consulting, Le Petit Marche, Sun in My Belly, Anna’s BBQ, Atlanta Intown, Elmyriachi, Sumo Fitness

11:30: Wine Stroll Committee (Chair Randy Brazee- Homes for Atlanta 11th Annual Kirkwood Wine Stroll is Friday September 22, 2017 | 7:00-10:00PM! kirkwoodwinestroll.com

  • Tickets are $50 until 9/21 @ 11:30pm- Day of Sales @ Check-in: $50- cash or credit card

  • 1120 tickets sold to date!   +  154 Sponsor, volunteer and Wine Pouring Station Tickets = 1309 total

  • ONLY! 186 tickets available          USE: CODE SEPT17 FOR $5 OFF!

  • Food Tickets ONLINE: 179 (sets of 5 food tickets). Only 20 sets of 5 left online

    • FOOD BITES: Kirkyard Public House, Urban Pie, The Pullman, Sun in my Belly, Anna's BBQ, The Spotted Trotter, Poor Hedricks

  • NEW THIS YEAR: Second Self Beer for sale at the Kirkyard and Pullman Booths.

    • Beer tickets are $5 for 16oz beer. Tickets for sale at check in and central ticket booth.

    • You don’t need to buy a Wine Stroll ticket to purchase beer or food tickets.

  • Wine Stroll Sponsorships:  $12,750 (Cash) $14,500 (In-Kind) Total: $27,250

  • Wine Stroll Committee Meetings:  Thursday Sept 7, 14, 21@ 6PM- Randy’s House

  • Event Map          Booth Locations

  • Wine Pick up: Friday 9/22 between 4-6pm @ Blue Ink Title

  • Non-Profit Awardees- Look for their booths at KWS: Wholesome Wave, Lanta Gras, KNO, Georgia Overdose  Prevention, Fred Armon Toomer Elementary Educational Foundation + 2016 Awardee Kirkcats

11:40: Upcoming KBOA Events

  • November 25: Small Business Saturday and Tree Lighting

    • Saturday November 25: Noon-7:00pm

    • Kirkwood business scavenger hunt at participating businesses from Noon-5:30pm

      • Participate by October 17, 2017 (KBOA member ONLY EVENT)

      • Pop up shops at retail locations for home based businesses


    • Tree lighting and holiday celebration: 6pm. Sunset at 5:30pm.

      • Winner of scavenger hunt presentation (ATL Clayworks ornament). Community Caroling.

  • December 5: KBOA Holiday Mixer: Tuesday 6-9PM @ KUCC- 100 Rogers Street

    • Silent Auction (All funds raised will benefit the KUCC holiday family in need program)

    • Artist Market (FREE to sell, must donate an item to the silent auction value of $75 or more)

    • Toys for Tots: Toy Drive

    • Wine Stroll Nonprofit Award presentation

    • Live Music and Dancing

    • Food (Donations accepted from Kirkwood/East Lake Restaurants)

    • Beer/Wine

    • SIGN UP BY OCTOBER 17, 2017

11:50: KBOA Board Elections  TERM: January 2017-January 2018

Nominations: October 17,  2017                      

Elections: November 21, 2017  

First Events: November 25 & December 5, 2017         

First BOD Meeting: January 3, 2018 Noon-1:30PM       

First General Meeting: January 16, 2017  11am-Noon

Open Director Position: Secretary

  • Keeps meeting minutes for both the BOD and general body meetings. Coordination with Director for distribution to the general body.

  • Secretary signs the by-laws and manages any amendments.

  • Holds fiduciary responsibilities.

Open Positions:(3)

  • Events and Business Mixer Chair: Organize location and engagement from KBOA members for quarterly KBOA business mixers. Outreach to KBOA members regarding community events and possible participation.

  • Membership Chair: Outreach to possible members, new and existing members regarding KBOA membership.

  • General Board Members: Support existing projects and programs. Focus on community outreach.


Thank you: Ashley Smith of Wholesome Wave Georgia), Dan Wingate of the The Pullman and Mehrnush Saadat of Blue Ink Title

Noon: Adjorn

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Kirkwood Business Owners Association (KBOA) is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. Atlanta, Georgia 30317

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