2016-2017 Budget

At the MRRC meeting during the Dayton Hamvention in May 2016, the club budget for its 2016 fiscal year was presented to the membership and approved by unanamous vote.

2016 Planned Expenditures

Budget Item Description and Detail Payment Due Amount
Web Hosting for MRRC, Michigan QSO Party and Ohio QSO Party web sites

All sites hosted under a single account with qth.com (e.g., no additional expense for multiple sites)

December $120
Web site domain name renewals for MadRiverRadioClub.org, MiQP.org, and OhQP.org May $40
Expenses for the Dayton Hamvention “Suite in the Sun”

(Club hospitality and member sales area in the Dayton Hamvention flea market)

June $150
Commitment of Support for the Contesters SuperSuite at the Crowne Plaza Hotel during the Dayton Hamvention

(This is a max value which is reduced by the amount of beverage sales – in recent years our responsibility has been zero)

June $100
Monetary support to the Ohio QSO Party for operating expenses and awards June $150
Monetary support to the Michigan QSO Party for operating expenses and awards June $150
Total: $710

To Meet This Budget:

We need 36 members paying $20 each  to meet this budget.

20 members pre-paid their 2016 dues totaling $284, (some at the old $12 rate, some at the new $20 rate)

17 members paid dues at the Dayton meeting,

so we only need 5 more members to pay dues to meet this budget