Helping Each other And Redefining Tomorrow
A Class II Organization of the SGA, Inc.

Meeting# 10

April 9, 2008
In Session: 3:04 pm


Attendance: Michelle Hagerty, Amanda Kuscera, Maria Vicente, Alissa Mahadeen, Kelly Teegan, David Peck, Dixie, Lisa Sargese, Melanie Simoes, Lisa Ponsi, Sara Rutkowski, Christie Kozlowski, Amina Adelekan



President (Amanda Kucsera): Today is elections. Our bill for matching funds was passed today


Vice President (Maria Vicente):  No report


Secretary (Michelle Hagerty):  Active H.E.A.R.T. Members who will be able to be vote : Amanda Kucsera, Maria Vicente, Michelle Hagerty, Alissa Mahadeen, Kelly Teegan, David Peck, Sara Rutowski, Alyson Kuritz, Christie Kozlowski, Vanessa Johnson, Lisa Ponsi, Melanie Simoes, Linda Uwumarogie, Victoria Akanbi


Treasurer (Alissa Mahadeen):  No report


PR (Kelly Teegan): No report


New Business:


Amanda- We will be cosponsoring our Earth Day Bake sale with PSP. It is now taking place from 8:00-6:00 on April 22. ½ of the money will go to PSP and will be donating the other half to an environmental organization which will plant trees. 



Wednesday April 30, 2008

SC 415

4:00-8:00 PM

Lisa Ponsi, Melanie Simoes, Michelle Hagerty, Sara Rutowski, Maria Vicente, Amanda Kuscera, Kelly Teegan, Alissa Mahadeen (4-5)



Friday May 2, 2008

Courtyard in University Hall

6:00-10:00 PM

Maria Vicente, Amanda Kuscera, Kelly Teegan, Alissa Mahadeen


Old Business



Amanda- If it rains on Saturday we will be moving our hike for H.E.A.R.T. to May 3. We will be making spring door hangers and bug shaped sand art at Red Hawk Nite. Our advisor Lisa will also be there to do fortune telling.


Please sign up online to register if you are walking for the March of Dimes. You can ask me for a packet to donate money if you do not want to do so online.

 To Register for the March of Dimes on April 27 or make donations:

1. Go to www.marchofdimes.com
2. Click "Put on your walking shoes" link. (A flash player box may pop up click cancel)
3. Click "Join a Team"
4. In the Search box type HEART_MSU08.
5. Our team name will appear. Click on the name.
6. Another box with our name will appear, click our name again.
7. Fill in your personal information and click submit.


Hike for HEART

Saturday April 12

Meet Behind Blanton event at Brookdale park


Alissa Mahadeen(no preference), Kelly Teegan(bring own lunch, can drive), Christie Kozlowski(bring own lunch) Sara Rutkowski(bring own lunch), Amanda Kucsera(bring own lunch), Kristina Dallas (bring own lunch), Maria Vicente


Red Hawk Night

Friday April 18

Student Center Room 415

Set up 8:30 Event 9:00 PM-1:00 AM

Maria Vicente, Alissa Mahadeen, Stephanie Godenich, Vanessa Johnson, Amanda



Soup Kitchen

Saturday April 19, 2008

Belleville (Meet behind Blanton at 10:00)


Interested: Vanessa Johnson, Mary David, Miluska Astiguetta, Stephanie Godenich, John Morrone, Maria Vicente, Amanda Kuscera



Earth Day Bake Sale

Tuesday April 22

8:00 AM-6:00

Maria Vicente 1:00-3:00:baking brownies, oatmeal scotchies, Lisa Ponsi: Chocolate Chip Cookies, Alissa Mahadeen 12:00-12:45, 2:45-3:00 :Brownies, Melanie Simoes: cookies, Sara Rutkowski :chocolate peanut butter treats, Michelle Hagerty: rice krispy treats, Kristina Dallas: peanut butter cookies, Dixie


March of Dimes Table Hours

Student Center Lobby

Wednesday April 23


Maria Vicente (12:00-3:00), Kelly Teegan (2:00-3:00), Alissa Mahadeen (2:15-3:00), Vanessa Johnson (2:00-3:00), Stephanie Godenich (12:00-2:00), Amanda Kucsera (12:00-3:00)


March of Dimes Table Hours

Student Center Lobby

Thursday April 24


Amanda Kuscera 12:30-3:00, Alissa Mahadeen 12:00-12:45


March of Dimes Walk

Sunday April 27

Meet Behind Blanton at 8:15(walk begins at 9:00)

Alissa Mahadeen, Amanda Kuscera, Sara Rutowski(?), Christie Kozlowski(?), Heather Altschuler(?), Kristina Dallas


Student Center

Sunday April 27, 2008

Set up 9:30 Event 10:00-12:00

Interested: Kelly Teegan, Stephanie Godenich


Open Forum:


Kelly-On April 27 if you are not attending March of Dimes we are looking for more people to help at the Freshman open house in the Student Center Ballrooms from 10-12.


Keep a Child Alive

Who Gives a Buck

Tables in the Student Center Mondays and Wednesday from 2:30-4:30 all Semester

Donate Money for Children with AIDS in Africa

For more info and ways to help contract Carmella Christensen at Christensec1@mail.montclari.edu


 A.S.S.I.S.T.S 5th Annual Grimms’ Fairy Tales Charity Ball

8:00 PM-12:00 PM  in Student Center Ballrooms A/B

Tickets $5 for MSU students and $7 for guests

All proceeds will be given to Star Light Star Bright a charity that supplies aid and comfort for children in hospital in New Jersey.


A member of Delta Xi Delta lost both of her parents in a tragic car accident. There goal is to fund raise $5,000 to help the family raise $5,000 for the burial of their parents. Contact Brianne Dinitz-Sklar at 732-715-4503 or B.Dinitz.Sklar@gmail.com


Sign up for Financial management and Economics Society in Partridge Hall Room 211 B


S.P.E.C.T.R.U.M.S GLBTQQAAIS conference, “Alphabet Soup”

Saturday April 12

Student Center

9:00 AM-5:30 PM

There will be seakers, discussions, panels and more on various aspects of the GLBT community and how they affect you. Breakfast and Lunch will be served. There will also be a concert from 8 PM-11 PM in the SC Rath. The Event is free but we will be accepting donations.  All proceeds will go to the trinity church shelter for GLBT youth



Halo Halo Luau- Free Dessert (Filipino dessert mixed with shaved ice, sweetened milk, ice cream, fruit, leche flan, coconut and other delicious sweets

Wednesday April 16

SC Quad-Will be held near SGA office/first floor of the SC if it rains

12:00-2:00 PM


Hillel Passover Seder

Tuesday April 15, 2008

SC Formal Dining Room

Dining will be served




President: Amanda Kuscera nominated

Vice President: Maria Vicente nominated

Secretary: Michelle Hagerty nominated

Treasurer: Alissa Mahadeen nominated

Personal Relations: Kelly Teegan, nominated

Webmaster: Christie Kozlowski, nominated

Historian: Melanie Simoes, nominated


Final Results for Positions for E-board Fall 2009

President-Amanda Kuscera

Vice President-Maria Vicente

Secretary-Michelle Hagerty

Treasurer-Alissa Mahadeen

Webmaster-Christie Kozlowski

Historian-Melanie Simoes





 Meeting Adjourned 3:46 PM