Sigma Kappa hosted a 5k walk around campus on Sunday! The event raised $30,550 for the Alzheimer's Association, which funds Alzheimer's research. Great job, ladies!
Auburn Panhellenic is comprised of 18 chapters of hardworking and dedicated women. Throughout 2017 and 2018, representatives from many of our chapters attended conventions for their sorority and received both chapter and individual awards from their national headquarters!
alpha delta pi
Pat and Ed Evans (grandparents of ADPi Panhellenic Delegate, Mary Hayden Christie), are 2018 recipients of the North-American Interfraternity Conference Foundation’s (NICF) Outstanding Philanthropist Award in recognition of their lifetime generosity to the Alpha Delta Pi Foundation.
Alpha Gamma Delta
Alpha Gamma Delta received the Annulet for top chapter, the Recruitment Excellence Award, the Impacting the World Award, the Most Improved Financial Support Award, and the Rose Bowl Award for Academic Excellence. The ladies were also named to the Honor roll for the Activities award, Member Experience, and Financial Management.
Alpha omicron pi
The AOII Delta Delta chapter was awarded the status of a Ruby level chapter, the highest level of chapter prestige awarded by their headquarters.
They also received individual chapter awards for:
Excellence in Ritual
Excellence in Fraternity and Sorority Relations
Excellence in Alumnae Relations
Excellence in Academic Achievement
Excellence in New Member Education
Excellence in Campus Involvement
Alpha xi delta
The Zeta Xi chapter of AXID was awarded the Xi Achievement Award for Overall Excellence, which is the highest honor a collegiate chapter can receive based on their performance. Also, they received an award for the Letters of Love Top Fundraising Chapter.
Additionally, Casey Schmitz received an award for being a top Undergraduate Fundraiser.
The Alpha Beta Chapter of Chi Omega at Auburn University capped off an impressive 2017-18 academic year by capturing the prestigious Founders’ Cup, which is presented to the organization’s top-5 performing chapters in grades and Progress Report Scores.
delta delta delta
Delta Delta Delta was chosen to receive the Haller Award. The Haller Award was established in 1994 in honor of Margaret Paddock Haller, past National President, to recognize chapters who have shown outstanding achievement during the calendar year. Attributes include:
-hosting a successful recruitment
-offering well-balanced programming
-demonstrating outstanding academic achievement
-maintaining a strong sisterhood and commitment to our Purpose and Ritual
-maintaining financial responsibility
-maintaining good alumnae relations
-promoting strong risk management
-demonstrating good campus and Panhellenic relations
-considered as a well-respected chapter on campus
The ladies of Delta Gamma received the Excellence in Chapter Administration Award.
Delta Zeta was recognized for having an Outstanding New Member Alumnae Relations Program.
Lauren Campisi was awarded the Grace Mason Lundy Award, which is given to senior members of Delta Zeta who, throughout their college years, have given greatest evidence of loyalty, devotion and service to their chapters and to the Sorority.
kappa alpha theta
The ladies of Kappa Alpha Theta received the Silver Kite Award.
Kappa Delta received the Panhellenic Achievement Award, Merit Chapter 2017.
kappa kappa gamma
Kappa Kappa Gamma received the Finance Award, Adelphe Society Donor Status, Honorable Mentions for Standards, Recruitment, and Excellence in Chapter Management.
The ladies of Phi Mu were named to the Academic and Financial Honor Roll, received the Recruitment Excellence Award, and were awarded the 100% M3 Campaign Contribution Award.
pi beta phi
Pi Beta Phi received an award for Excellence in COB 2017.
The Theta Xi chapter of Sigma Kappa was awarded top honors for their donations to the Sigma Kappa Foundation.
sigma sigma sigma
Sigma Sigma Sigma was named the Most Philanthropic New Chapter.
zeta tau alpha
Zeta Tau Alpha received the Crown Chapter Award, the Major Donor Award, and the $75,000 Founders Club award.
NPC Excellence Award, Alpha Gamma Delta's: Impacting the World Award
Pi Beta Phi held a chicken wing eating contest in their chapter room in order to raise money for the Pi Beta Phi Foundation.
The foundation splits all the money raised by Pi Phi into two funds: The Literacy Fund and the Friendship Fund. The Literacy Fund supports literacy advocacy projects across America and Canada. The Friendship Fund provides scholarships for current and alumni members of Pi Beta Phi.
There were about 200 people at the event and they raised $10,555 in total. Congrats!
The ladies of Chi Omega hosted a week long philanthropy event that consisted of numerous activities each night. Events such as a move event, a jewelry and athletic wear trunk show, and a live concert at a coffee shop brought in around 500 attendees and raised roughly $10,000!
Wish Week supports Make a Wish - Alabama, an organization that uses the funds donated to grant wishes to critically ill children in the state. These wishes include meeting famous people, traveling to vacation sites, receiving requested gifts, or role-playing for a day as a character of choice. Chi Omega loves supporting these wishes and seeing the impact it has on the children and their family's lives!
Part of the Auburn Panhellenic Code of Ethics reads "As members of the Panhellenic Council, we stand for academic excellence, social responsibility, leadership, and service to our college campus and community."
While events such as Recruitment, Greek Sing, and Miss Panhellenic are certainly fun and entertaining, we cannot forget the social responsibility and service aspect of Panhellenic.
In 2018, we gave a total of $54,329 to our local community. Greek Sing raised $37,000 and Panhellenic was ¼ of a sponsor for Habitat for Humanity’s 66th home! $17,329 was donated to the following charities:
Boys & Girls Club: A national organization of local chapters which provide after school programs for young people.
Campus Food Pantry: The goal of this campus organization is to provide non perishable food items to aid Auburn students struggling with food insecurity.
Big House Foundation: Big House Programs provide much needed support and valuable resources for local foster and adoptive families.
Haddie’s Home: The mission of Haddie's Home is to provide a Christ-centered home environment of trust and hope where girls in crisis have an opportunity to see God fulfill His purpose for their lives.
Footprints Ministry: "Walking in God's grace and sharing His love with families in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit."
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