I guess this e-mail answers my initial question.
Quoting "Danielle R. Pecor" <[log in to unmask]>:
> Ciao tutti,
> I hope everyone's classes are going excellent so far. I just wanted to
> update everyone on how the budget is going. I decided to cut all of
> our requests in half since there is no feasible reason for SGA to give
> us $10,000. Here is a rundown on what I am asking for:
> Monthly dojo dues for 10 ppl = $3150 ($35 per person per month)
> 9 months (sept-may) would be covered
> 3 new members for each semester = $450 ($75 per person for 3 months)
> for introductor series- it's $160 for 3 months
> Seminar for the fall = $500
> I said for 10 ppl, but whatever the amount is can be
> dispersed among
> who wants to do it.
> Seminar for the spring = $500
> Equipment = $80 (Mostly gis, and you would have to submit a good argument
> explaining why you would need help purchasing a gi)
> Events = $100 The martial arts movie night(s) if we would have to buy the
> This brings us to a grand total of $4,780 request for the year. I do
> need to tell you that if we get any money, it definitely won't be this
> amount, but I couldn't inflate our request or ask for too much.
> On another topic, if I can't get someone(s) to sit at the table for the
> Winter Club fair next wednesday (feb 7th) from 10ish to noon, then we
> might not even be able to set up. So if you possibly can, please let
> me know.
> I've been wanting to do another bake sale, but it has been too cold
> lately. What do people think of next Friday (Feb 9th)? Sometime like
> 1230-230? It would be o/s of cook commons since i found a plug in for
> the crock pot and I am free all day.
> One last thing, I don't feel like I have enough reason to submit a
> supplemental budget request. If you want to train in March, or you
> know someone who is attending UVM and training already, talk to them
> and to me. It's up to you to let people know about the Aikido club. I
> am still planning on having a small get together and having a move
> night for the club sometime this semester, and we could possibly go to
> a seminar during spring break as well. Stay in touch