Communicator Newsletter

Published monthly by the GHI Communications Committee members and volunteers, this newsletter documents events, news and features within GHI's community. All members are encouraged to  contribute articles and photos.

February 2017

In this issue:

What Is GHI

Gurgling Sounds Or Higher Bills May Mean Pipe Problems

Yard Solutions Survey

Reminder: How Your Row Can Become Smoke-Free

January 2017

In this issue:

Help Wanted: Your Co-Op

Board Strategic Plan Highlights Enormous Workload for Co-Op

Town Halll Meeting January 29

2017 GHI Budget Available Online

November 2016

In this issue:

Heading to Vote?  You May Recognize GHI Members

Grant Will Help GHI Members With Excessive Clutter

Member Handbook Updates

October 2016

In this issue:

Doors And Storm Doors: A Homes Improvement Program Choice

Who's Responsible? Quick Reminders

GHI Technology Survey

September 2016

In this issue:

Fan and Radiant Heaters

Have You Seen A Boundary Marker?

GHI Is Changing Banks - What Does This Mean For You

Updates To The Member Handbook

August 2016

In this issue:

Optional HIP Improvement: Digital Thermostat

Task Force Reports On Preserving Historic Greenbelt

August is Fire Awareness Month in GHI

Find GHI Boundary Markers To Help The Woodlands Committee

July 2016

In this issue:

A Farewell: Cultivating Community from GHI to South Africa

Who Ya Gonna Call?

Join the Member Outreach Committee

Task Force on Yards Seeks Members

June 2016

In this issue:

Optional HIP Improvement: Siding Replacement & Insulation Upgrades

Members Thoughtfully Debate, Vote at Annual Meeting

Proposed Parking Rules Changes

Get Outdoor & Enjoy Our Woodlands

Love Your Co-op?  Promote GHI on Social Media

Got Insurance?

May 2016

In this issue:

With The Help of GHI Members, Old Greenbelt theatre Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Conducting Business At a GHI Meeting: Actions & Motions

Yard Inspections Begin in May

Garden Contest Deadline is June 15

April 2016

In this issue:

Optional HIP Improvement: Ductless Mini Split Heat Pump

First GHI Member "Goes Solar"

Spring Plant Swap

March 2016

In this issue:

Spring Cleaning: How To Get Rid of Unwanted Items Through Donation & Re-Gifting

Can You Help Lead GHI's Future?

5 Year Schedule for Homes Improvements Program Released

Share Your Ideas for Soundproofing GHI Homes

February 2016

In this issue:

Reclaim: One of the Three R's of Small Space Living

Homes Improvement Program Tips For Members With Companion Animals

Insurance Requirements From Lenders

Winter Weather Procedures

January 2016

In this issue:

When Snow and Ice Don't Make Everything Nice

Stefan Brodd Selected to Fill Vacant Board Seat

An Update on GHI Finances: Key 2016 Budget Priorities

New GHI Legislative & Government Affairs Committee Seeks Members

Red Added as Door Color Option for HIP

Updates to Member Handbook

December 2015

In this issue:

First Impressions: New Member Perspectives On Living In GHI & Greenbelt

A Cornucopia Of Celebrations

Board Meeting Actions Related to HIP

November 2015

In this issue:

Update On Crawl Space Work, Cost And Timeline

Thankful For GHI'S "STAR" Employees

New Marketing & Pre-Purchase Orientation Videos Released

October 2015

In this issue:

Jack O'Lanterns and other Halloween Traditions in GHI

October is National Co-op Month

Attend the City's Annual Health Fair

HIP Survey FAQ

HIP Website Updated

Recent Board Actions and Committee Activity Information

HIP: Loan and Crawlspace Financial Information Flyer

September 2015

In this issue:

How Your Cooperative Board Makes Decisions

New Marketing & Pre-Purchase Orientation Videos To Debut At Old Greenbelt Theater

Community-Wide Open House: September 13 From 12-3p.m.

PEPCO Tree Trimming

Homes Improvement Program Begins

August 2015

In this issue:

The First Electric Car-Charging Station in GHI

Process for Selecting Homes for H.I.P. Work During 2016

New Carbon Monoxide Regulations for Homes in Prince George's County

Updates to Member Handbook

New Member Social

Dog Days of Summer

July 2015

In this issue:

Announcing the "Think small/Live LARGE" Campaign

2015/2016 Board of Directors' Officers

Homes Improvement Program Update

Guest House Closure

Social Media Policy

GHI Staff has some new faces

June 2015

In this issue:

GHI Election Results

Rain Barrels: A Good Way to Manage Water Runoff & Care for Your Garden

Renovation Idea: Create an Upstairs Laundry

Homes Improvement Program Financing

GHI in the Labor Day Parade

May 2015

In this issue:

Pilot Program Nears Completion

Keeping Animals Out of Your Trash

Annual Meeting

Answers to Your Homes Improvement Program

Pet Reminder