Board Meetings/Work Groups

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Building Direction for Families FY22 Meeting Information & Schedules


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

BDF is switching to a hybrid meeting format for FY22. Participants will have the option of attending in person or online via Zoom.

All meetings will be held at the BDF office:

BUILDING DIRECTION FOR FAMILIES

401 1ST STREET W.

INDEPENDENCE, IOWA 52223

Zoom links:

BDF BOARD MEETINGS

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85840370957?pwd=VFBUZU8rS0FaTmZ4eDRPVjBuZlBYQT09

Pass code: 247001


ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETINGS

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85455994372?pwd=SUtDUlN0eGtVdUhQS3dXYUNmV3N6QT09

Pass code: 910646


WORK GROUP MEETINGS

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86927469365?pwd=dFo0SmVXcTJSa093Z2RMSTNXQVdoZz09

Passcode: 215874



Board Meetings

The 4th TUESDDAY of every month @ 5:30pm with Supervisory Committee meeting at 5:00pm.

*No planned meetings for December or July.

  • August 24, 2021

  • September 28, 2021 - Cancelled

  • October 26, 2021

  • November 23, 2021

  • January 25, 2022

  • February 22, 2022

  • March 22, 2022

  • April 26, 2022

  • May 24, 2022

  • June 28, 2022


Advisory Council

Scheduled @ 4:30pm quarterly TUESDAYS on the following dates.

  • August 17, 2021

  • November 9, 2021

  • February 8, 2022

  • May 10, 2022





BDF Work Group

Quarterly @ 9am the second THURSDAY of the following months:

  • August 12, 2021

  • November 11, 2021

  • February 10, 2022

  • May 12, 2022

The new BDF office is located in a shared space with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services. If additional accommodations are needed, please contact the BDF office at (319)334-5105.

All BDF meetings are open to the public. Agendas & minutes can be found at www.bdfempowerment.org.


BDF Board Meeting Dates and Locations

Every 4th Tues. of the month at 5:30pm Supervisory meets at 5:00 unless noted on the agenda

* No scheduled meeting in December or July

Due to COVID-19 social distancing restrictions, all meetings will be virtual (Zoom) until further notice. The Zoom link will be at the top of the agenda and posted below the meeting date. Please use this link and passcode to join the board meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84147328033?pwd=bitieStkV3cwSDVZRkJnZ2VKUkg2dz09

Passcode: 763154

August 25, 2020

September 22, 2020 - Cancelled

October 27, 2020

November 24, 2020 - Cancelled

January 26, 2021 *Supervisory Committee meets 1/20/2021

February 23, 2021 - Cancelled

March 23, 2021

April 27, 2021

May 25,2021

June 22, 2021

CPPC/Parent Ed/Early Learning & Early Child Care Work Group

Meetings start at 9:00 am

August 19, 2020 9:30 AM** Please note change of date and time for this meeting

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87232917763?pwd=WTl2UkZvMnJ2eUg1V2dUbFB6UWNrQT09

Meeting ID: 872 3291 7763

Passcode: 478468

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Meeting ID: 872 3291 7763

Passcode: 478468

Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/keIG3P5BIY

November 12, 2020 **Please note time change for this meeting only - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

February 11, 2021

May 13, 2021

Advisory Council

Meetings begin at 4:30 p.m.

August 11, 2020

November 10, 2020

February 9, 2021 - Postponed date to be announced

May 11, 2021

All BDF meetings are open to the public.

Agendas and minutes can be found at www.bdfempowerment.org and at the BDF office, located at

105 2nd Ave. NE, Independence IA.

If additional ADA accomodations are needed, please contact the BDF office at 319-334-5105.