SHAF General Membership Meeting
10:00 March 21, 2015
Mumma Farm, Antietam Battlefield
Welcome and introduction of Board members.
1. What have we accomplished?
— Origins of SHAF
— Original Mission and Focus
— Actions Taken/ Accomplished
2. What challenges do we face?
— Aging membership and board
— Land acquisition not as high a priority
— Maintaining the right balance in our relationship with:
– the community and
– other civil war preservation organizations
3. Where do we go from here?
— Working relationship with park
— Importance of educational and research programs
— Emphasis on easement protection
— Preservation activities outside of immediate Antietam battlefield area.