Willie Ree Howell, M. D.
Paul Shumpert, M.D.
Gus Lovegren, M. D.
Lee Jennings, C.P.A.
David Kearns, M.D.
The meeting was called to order by
the president. The minutes for the last meeting were approved as
Laurie Douglas reported the names
of recent donors and stated that the donors were sent thank you
The treasures report was given by
Dr. Howell who reported that there are presently $301,818.28 total
in various George Faile accounts.
In 2001, the Faile Foundation has
supported 5 residents at the BMC for $1000 each.
Joel and Holly Dickens have donated
$45,000 toward a new generator. Joel Dickens is an OB-GYN that is
interested in pursuing full time missions at the BMC.
A total of $50,000 has been
allocated for a new generator. This will cover the purchase and
equipment. Jimmy Huey has a located a generator in Ghana.
Tollie Bibb, an electrician, is
going in July to help follow-up on renovation work.
Cindy Shumpert, M.D. and Sam
Gillis, M.D. are currently at the BMC having a great experience. A
new microscope has arrived in Nalerigu via Cindy Shumpert.
Paul and Cindy Shumpert presented a
program on BMC at Garden Lakes Baptist Church.
Paul Shumpert attended the INMED
conference May 11-12, 2007. There is an interest in starting a HIV
clinic in Nalerigu.
Martha Cates is continuing to
gather information for a packet about the Faile Foundation and the
Baptist Medical Centre.
Board Members need to continue to
send photos and biographies to Jarratt.
The next meeting is scheduled for
Monday, August 13, 2007, 6:30 PM, at the office of Lee Jennings.