Board and Committees

SFVS Board Minutes – September 2017

Sangha Meeting Minutes – September 5, 2017


Everyone is welcome to attend Board meetings. If you are interested in joining the Board, please contact

Helene Aarons, Acting President (through October 2017)
Teri Hackler, Vice President
Betty Kuhn, Secretary
Sarah Grant, Treasurer
Sandy King
Joan Mitchell


New committee members are always welcome.

Caring Committee:
Offer assistance to those in our community who, due to illness, family issues or other circumstances, need help with things such as rides to medical appointments, some meals, etc. Please contact the Caring Committee to volunteer. Coordinated by Joan Plummer.

Education Programs: Please contact Education Programs to volunteer.
Members: Joan Mitchell, Stefan Dobuszynski, Jim Dunn, Joan Kaiser,  Mary Powell, Paul Zisman

Meditation Hall Set-up: Open the Center and prepare it for our Tuesday night sit and dharma talk. Each team of 2 or more volunteers sets up one week each month. Please contact the Set-up Committee to volunteer. Coordinated by Elaine Giovando.

Program Committee: Help organize the Tuesday night dharma talks and teacher residencies. If you are interested in volunteering, please email the Program Committee. Members: Betty Kuhn, Elaine Del Valle, Teri Hackler, Paul Zisman

Retreat Committee: Organize the residential retreats offered by the Sangha. Please contact the Retreat Committee to volunteer. Members: Sarah Grant, Pat d’Andrea, Elaine Del Valle.

Finance Committee: Coordinated by Helene Aarons and Sarah Grant.

Sangha Library: Elaine Giovando