DRAFT General Council Meeting Agenda

General Council Meeting
Tribal Community Center
Sunday, November 2, 2014
11:00 AM

• The General Council meetings are intended to be safe venues in which Tribal members, community members,
 and guests can share their ideas, thoughts, and concerns with the Tribal and General Council, family, and friends.
 Please be courteous and respectful to all speakers.
• Official recordings of Council meetings (indicating whether or not they have been edited) will be available to Tribal members from the Council's Executive Coordinator  for $5 each.  Except for official recordings made by the Tribe, no audio or video recording of Council meetings will be permitted.

I. Call to Order/Invocation/Cultural Presentation

II. Confirm Quorum of General Council:Per the Constitution of The Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon, Article II Section (2) (e):  "A quorum for General Council meetings shall  consist of thirty (30) members of the General Council.  [Constitution Adopted November 10, 1984, As Amended September 14, 1999, As Amended March 04, 2008]

III. Previous Minutes:
 • Approve or Amend the October 5, 2014, General Council Meeting Minutes

IV. Order of Business:    
a. Unfinished Business:
b. New Business:
Program Report: CY2015 Budget Hearing - Executive Sessionc. Announcements:
Next Meeting: General Council Meeting, December 7, 2014
Committee Report: Education Committee
Program Report:   Grand Ronde Tribal Housing Authority / Tribal Food Pantry
Location:    Tribal Community Center   
Time:          11:00 a.m. to Conclusion
*Time Subject to Change to Accommodate Tribal Christmas Party*

Grand Ronde Cultural Trust Board Accepting Grant Applications
The grant making round opened October 15, 2014 and closes December 15, 2014. Interested Tribal Members can pick up an      application packet at the front desk of   the Tribal Governance Center. Grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 are available for Grand Ronde Tribal Members to use for cultural projects or activities that   support the understanding, practice and preservation of traditional Tribal heritage and culture.
d. Drawings:
Tribal Council Door Prize Drawings $250 (1 @ $100 and 3 @ $50)
e. Other Business:

V. Adjourn