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KA Disaster Relief Fund

Published on: August 19, 2016

In 2005, after Hurricane Katrina, the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation established the “KA Disaster Relief Grants Fund” to help assist KA undergraduates and alumni who find themselves in financial distress due to the occurrence of a Presidentially declared major disaster or emergency. The fund is managed by the KAOEF, and a committee unbiasedly selects…

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KAOEF ESTATE GIFT RECEIVED: Frank P. Sebastian, Jr.

Published on: July 26, 2016

ESTATE GIFT RECEIVED: The KAOEF announces the receipt of a gift from the estate of Frank P. Sebastian, Jr. (Omicron–Texas ’44) totaling over $22,000.00. We appreciate the generosity and legacy that Frank has left Kappa Alpha Order. His gift will be directed for the Number I’s Leadership Institute held in January, 2017.   Frank, a resident…

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Online Bidding for 2016 KAOEF Bid for Brotherhood

Published on: July 25, 2016

The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation’s 19th Annual Bid for Brotherhood will take place on Friday, July 29th in Oklahoma City, and ALL silent auction bidding will be completed online! Online bidding allows for real-time pricing and outbid notifications in addition to off site bidding. So whether you are attending B4B on Friday night or…

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Passing of Vance E. Rule

Published on: July 22, 2016

It is my sad duty to report the passing of Vance E. Rule (Alpha Delta–William Jewell ’47). Brother Rule was 91 years old and passed away at his residence in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, on July 10. Brother Rule enlisted in the Army Air Corps and completed flight school as World War II was ending. He continued…

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19th Annual Bid for Brotherhood – Oklahoma City

Published on: July 13, 2016

19th annual Bid for Brotherhood This year, the KAOEF will host its 19th annual Bid for Brotherhood (B4B) in Oklahoma, City on Friday, July 29, 2016. B4B will take place at V2 atop Devon Tower. Click here for more details. You may but tickets through making a donation ($75 per person) to the KAOEF and entering “B4B Ticket” in the special…

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Masey Hired by KAOEF

Published on: June 7, 2016

Aaron D. Masey has joined the staff of the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation as the Director of Annual Giving and Stewardship. His start date will be June 16. In this role, he will be primarily responsible for developing the strategic execution of the KA Leadership Fund annual fundraising campaign to include Bid for Brotherhood…

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KAOEF Scholarship Recipients 2016-2017

Published on: May 3, 2016

The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation Scholarship Program remains an important benefit to members of Kappa Alpha Order.  As a primary focus of the KAOEF, these academic, merit and needs-based scholarships serve as an inspiration for excellence inside and out of the classroom and oftentimes prove the difference in whether recipients can continue their undergraduate or…

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KAOEF is Now Hiring!

Published on: April 27, 2016

Update: The KAOEF has hired Aaron D. Masey as the Director of Annual Giving and Stewardship. The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation Director of Annual Giving and Stewardship The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation is looking for qualified candidates to fill the position of Director of Annual Giving and Stewardship. All interested individuals should apply HERE no later…

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KA Gives Tops $171,000 for Day of Giving

Published on: February 11, 2016

To cap off 2015 and the Sesquicentennial Celebration, the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation (KAOEF) hosted KA Gives, an inaugural day of giving, on December 21st.  Through a combination of online and direct mail giving, including crowdfunding by undergraduate and alumni individuals and groups, the results were the biggest single event success in KAOEF history. …

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KA at Austin Peay State Help Send Record Number to Futures Quest

Published on: February 9, 2016

Earlier this winter, the North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) hosted two sessions of Futures Quest—a fraternity leadership development program—in Brookston, Indiana, and Austin Peay State University had a record number of eight fraternity men to receive scholarships to attend the program. • Trenton Delane ’15 and Mitchell Stanfill ’15 received a scholarship from the Kappa…

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