Friends of Roscomare Board


FRIENDS OF ROSCOMARE (F.O.R.) is our wonderfully dedicated parent association, focusing on raising money for vital school programs that are no longer fully funded by LAUSD. All fundraising efforts directly benefit Roscomare students, and all board members are volunteers.

OUR MISSION: F.O.R., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, works to financially assist, support and empower Roscomare Road Elementary School in providing superior educational programs for all of our students through fundraising activities, events, and business partnerships that foster educational excellence, parental involvement and community pride.

There are informative one-hour F.O.R. Parent/Board monthly meetings held throughout the year open to all-parents to attend, providing the opportunity to get involved and learn the latest news and updates from our parent-run Board, committee members, and Principal. Meetings are typically held on a Friday in the library at 8:30am (after assembly). Again, all parents are encouraged to attend.

2018/19 meetings will be held in the Library monthly.   Meeting Agenda’s will be posted below prior to each meeting.  You can click here to to send a message to the board. 

2018 / 2019 Friends of Roscomare Board

Co-President- Sharon Silver 

Co-President- Rachel Dworkin 

Vice President – Olivia Rhoads

Co-Treasurer – Sally Vosicher  

Co-Treasurer – Veronique Audouy  

Secretary – Jessica Johnson

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Outgoing Treasurer – Georgina Amar.  Thank you Georgina for your many years of extraordinary volunteer service to your school and community!

 

FRIENDS OF ROSCOMARE Monthly board meetings are open to all Roscomare parents.  2018/19 Meeting dates are as follows: 

Friday, September 7th 8:30am

Friday, October 12 8:30am (Election of new Secretary)

Friday, November 9th 8:30am

-No meeting in December-

Friday, January 11 8:30am

Friday, February 1st 8:30am

Friday, March 8th 8:30am

Friday, April 5th 8:30am (Board Elections)

Friday, May 10th 8:30am (last meeting of the school year)

FRIENDS OF ROSCOMARE

PARENT/BOARD MEETING & ELECTIONS AGENDA

April 5, 2019 8:30am

in the LIBRARY

8:30-8:35  Annual Giving ($1,000 min per student) Update/Participation to date/% by class

8:35-8:40  Fundraising results for Gala/ and Overall 2018/19 Income Update

8:40-8:50 Friend of Roscomare Board Elections

The following positions will be elected and will take office immediately and will continue through 2019/20 school year:

  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Vice President
  • President

8:50-9:10

  • Discussion of the significantly increased staff and program costs for 2019/2020
  • Discussion of increasing the Annual Giving minimum request
  • Vote to increase the minimum Annual Giving amount to a higher amount to be voted on it the meeting, or keep it at $1,000

9:10-9:15

  • Open Committee Positions for 2019/20 – sign up at the meeting!

9:15-9:25  Upcoming Events

  • Yearbooks
  • Art Tiles – “Make your Mark” project
  • Kidchella Family Fair/Movie Night – Saturday May 18th
  • School being painted by LAUSD
9:25-9:30 Dr. Collier’s Principal Update

After the meeting, there are 3 planters that need succulents planted… all the others were completed after previous meetings early in the school year and are thriving!  We hope  to have a few people stay for 30 minutes after the meeting to finish off the last 3 planters.