Semi-Annual Meeting 2022

Our 2022 Semi-Annual Meeting will be held virtually via Zoom on Thursday, May 19, 2022, starting at 7:30pm. Please register to attend >>

Members and friends who can attend but do not have internet access, will be accommodated at the church building on the evening of the meeting and our AV Technicians will facilitate access to the online meeting from the Conference Room. To RSVP for this, please call Congregational Life Coordinator Alex Morris at 330.253.5109 x112.

ABSENTEE BALLOTS
If you are a church member who cannot attend the Semi-Annual Meeting, please contact the church office to obtain an absentee ballot.

MEETING AGENDA
Click to view the Agenda >>

PREVIOUS MEETING MINUTES
Click to view the May 2021 Semi-Annual Meeting Minutes >>
Click to view the September 2021 Annual Meeting Minutes >>

ITEMS FOR VOTE
Motion 1:
Accept the minutes of the 2021 Semi-Annual Congregational Meeting (held on May 16) and the 2021 Annual Congregational Meeting (held on September 12)
Motion 2:
Adopt the June 1, 2022 – May 31, 2023 budget. View the Proposed Budget >>
Motion 3:
First Church offer a $25,000 sponsorship for the historic Sojourner Truth Project enabling the installation of a permanent statue in downtown Akron with permanent recognition of First Church’s support onsite.
Motion 4:
Approve the slate of Officers and Board Members View the Slate >>

SOJOURNER TRUTH STATUE SPONSORSHIP PRESENTATION
Members of the Sojourner Truth Project committee who will be offering this presentation, via Zoom on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 7:30pm (please register in advance at https://bit.ly/Sponsor-Truth-Statue) about the Sojourner Truth Project and the Governing Board’s proposal that First Church offer sponsorship. View Additional Statue Information >>

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Questions about our upcoming Semi-Annual Meeting should please be directed to Jim Gartner, Moderator.