Documents For: Treasury

Minutes 1/13/12

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Accounting Meeting 1/13/12 Sean, Brian, Jason, Jeff, Haywood, Adam, Christine, Trish, Jeff II, Gray Haywood will facilitate. Agenda proposals: 1) brian wants to know why accounting sucks so much. Haywood says he can answer that quickly, its because we can handel money in an anticapitalist movement. Sean says he doesnt think this is an anticapitalist […]

Accounting (Finance) meeting minutes: 12/09/11 5:30 PM

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Accounting (formerly known as Finance) Meeting 12/09/11 5:30pm [Not direct quotes, approximate transcriptions, minutes taken by Chepe] – Meeting began with six participants very informally with a basic Q&A about Accounting Working Group. The main gist of it was that Accounting has no decision making role whatsoever, along with some editorializing about how, if the […]

Finance (Accounting) meeting minutes: 12/02/11 5:30 PM

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Finance (Accounting) Meeting 12/02/11 5:30pm In Attendance: Justin (Accounting), Monica (Accounting and Transparency), Cynthia (own), Brian (own), Gabriel (Alternative Banking), Ben (own), Alexandra (own), Kevin (Accounting), Nathalie (own) [Not direct quotes, approximate transcriptions] Monica: We need to know where the contributions come from. We are going to be associated with communist groups that blow things […]

Finance meeting minutes: 11/25/11 5:35 PM

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Finance 11/25/11 5:50pm In Attendance: Elaine Bobby Cornelius Alexandra Danielle James JD Stacey Clark Kevin Shawn Facilitators: Danielle + Bobby Stack: Alexandra Minutes: Shawn D: We’re going to go forward with a pseudo-facilitated process, with a stack for questions: We just want to remind everyone that we’re all in this together! Transparency works both ways: […]

Finance meeting minutes: 11/18/11 5:50 PM

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Finance 11/11/11 5:50pm In Attendance: Susan, Darrell, Gaylen, Kevin, Alexandra, Charlie, Justin, Sparo, Trish, Katie Susan brought a budget proposal form along with a completed sample. Katie would like it to be emailed to her so she can post it online. S: Facilitation said they needed money for a white board. There was an issue […]

Finance meeting minutes: 11/11/11 5:30 PM

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Finance 11/11/11 5:45pm Announcements: – We’re overworked and understaffed. We need to diversify, it’s a boys club and we should have fewer guys. – Katie from tech report back: I’m Katie, on Tech (Internet/Open Source/ Signals) and I’m here to take minutes. I’m working on finding you someone to come in and take minutes every […]

Finance Table Procedures (draft)

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OWS Finance Table Procedures: Working Document Funding for working groups for projects under $100 only Projects over $100 must be approved by GA or Spokes Council All projects must be approved internally by the requesting working group Working groups must request funds from finance committee at finance table during operating hours (12-5pm daily) Funds must […]

OWS Finance Policies- Working Draft

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OWS Finance Policies – Working Draft $100/day for GA recognized working groups -Working groups accepting OWS General Fund money must contribute 100% of   received donations back into the General Fund Two finance point-persons for each working group -Point-persons can rotate through, but working group must give written notification of  change in advance -Point-persons must have […]

How we accept donations

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How do we accept donations? Income arrives from three locations: 1)      Donations made by credit card at using the Donate! button on http://www.nycga.net 2)      Checks made out to Occupy Wall Street, sent to our postal box 3)      Donations made in the Occupy Wall Street donation boxes

Working Group Budget Process

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Financial Procedures *Working groups must submit a list of preferably 3 individuals (point people) who will handle actions with finance. This is to aid in preventing fraud. Providing this list on the initial WG application form from central Info is preferable.   Working Group money under $100 (daily petty cash) -WG gets consensus on purchase […]