Island Park General Chamber meeting

Island Park General Chamber meeting 05/07/15 Pie Craft Pizza 7:45 Our President, Mark Taglianetti opened up the meeting starting with: Old business – none New business – Restaurant week is July 10 – 18, beginning on a Friday and ending on a Saturday with a “Pub Run”, 4 locations starting at 6:00 with Miami Night, Poncho‚Äôs, Flamingo’s, Island Park Ale House consecutively where pre-sales will receive a pint glass and a tee-shirt with Sponsored business name all at the cost of $45 per person. This charge entitles each attendee to 1 mystery shot/drink at each establishment, who will write a specified letter on the wristband to indicate they have received your 1 drink. At the last venue, The Ale House, there will be food and karaoke. Three dollars per person goes to each establishment. Mark stated that the point of the event is to raise funds for the Chamber. The event is estimated to bring in a profit of approximately $2,276. Barbara Rubin wanted to know what the fundraiser for because as a chamber we would have to have a cause since we are not a charitable organization. Mark stated that there will be a Pedi cab available for whoever needs it. He also stated that he will be doing the printing at no cost and that the tee-shirts and pint glasses will cost the Chamber $600 for 75 tees and glasses. Glenn Ingoglia asked what if someone comes the night of and wants to pay $45 to get the full deal. Mark stated, if there are any available after the pre-paid have received their items then they are...