NLBI and Members board of SCN, Inc. Meetings
NLBI and the Members board of SCN, Inc. met today, Monday, August 1, 2016. Present: SCNs Susan Gatz, Sangeeta Ayithamattam, Brenda Gonzales, Ann Palatty, Adeline Fehribach, Basanti Lakra, Tonya Severin, Philomena Kottoor, and Sheela Palamoottil. Also attending – Rhoda Kay Glunk, SCN, to take part in discussions, as well as Anita Knott, Director of Finance for the Congregation, and Livia Pollett, Director of Finance for the Western Province, who were present for a review and discussion of finance reports.
Sister Brenda led those gathered in prayer and a time of sharing. Sister Susan chaired the meetings. Minutes were reviewed and approved. Sister Adeline gave updates on Western Province ministries and properties, with Livia present to answer any questions on finance and property reports.
Anita shared highlights from reports submitted on property, budgets, and investments. Discussion took place around ongoing efforts to protect SCN properties in line with our commitment to care for the earth and land conservancy. Anita also gave updates on the status of SCN Community Economic Development Investments which help and empower others through creative collaborative efforts.
Following lunch, the following items were on the agenda:
-Investment Advisory Committee
With the meetings coming to an end, please pray for safe travels for all as Sisters return home. We thank SCN family members for their ongoing prayers throughout our meetings and time together. To view photos of the meetings, please click on the following link: https://goo.gl/photos/Yr1ZCnqbTPWkJPho9