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Beta Kappa Chapter’s BreastFest: Huge Success

Published on: November 29, 2016

The Beta Kappa Chapter at University of Maryland partnered with the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority to host the eighth annual Breastfest of Champions, a philanthropy event to raise money for breast cancer research. This award-winning event has a reputation for success, having raised over $170,000 in six years. This year the KA and Zeta members…

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Country Music Concert Raises Thousands

Published on: November 14, 2016

The Gamma Chi Chapter at Texas Tech University joined forces with Phi Delta Theta to put on the 36th annual Kalf Fry: a philanthropic country music concert. The October concert at the Lonestar Amphitheater in Lubbock featured Randy Rogers Band, with special guests William Clark Green and Red Shahan. Kalf Fry has a history of…

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Jackson cooks his way to victory in Golden Fork 2016

Published on: November 4, 2016

KA Blake Jackson ’06 served up a victory in September at Louisiana Food Prize’s grand cook-off event: the race for the 2016 Golden Fork. Five local chefs were given a bag full of mystery ingredients and a single hour to prepare appetizers and entrées for a panel of celebrity chefs. These chefs judged the dishes…

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Captain Pendergast Honored as Exceptional Miami University Alumnus

Published on: November 2, 2016

KA Captain William Pendergast ’04 of the U.S. Marine Corps was named one of Miami University of Ohio’s “18 of the Last 9” 2016 honorees. The award—based on the “30 under 30” model—honors exceptional young alumnae who embody the university’s values. Pendergast certainly fits this description. The 2007 graduate has been on active military duty…

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KAs ‘guiding light’ to Francis Marion Community in Remembrance of 9/11

Published on: October 28, 2016

The Delta Tau Chapter led students in placing 2,977 American flags at Francis Marion University in remembrance of September 11, 2001. Three KA brothers died in the terrorist attacks. This was the first year flags were arranged in a 9-11 pattern to commemorate those lives lost. “I thought this would be a great event for…

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Happy Thanksgiving and Thank You

Published on: November 18, 2015

As we near this holiday season, we are reminded of the support and generosity of you, our donors. On behalf of the young men of Kappa Alpha, we thank you for your commitment to our continued success. Additionally, we also want to take this opportunity to wish you and your families a very blessed Thanksgiving….

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Donors to the Sesquicentennial

Published on: September 11, 2015

The Sesquicentennial Campaign, designed to coincide with Kappa Alpha Order’s 150th anniversary celebration, raised the most money, in the shortest amount of time, in the history of the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation. The effort raised just over $900,000 from 166 donors in less than a 24-month period. These results exceeded the original goals of…

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Crimson & Gold Society Members Announced

Published on: September 11, 2015

The final listing of the fiscal year-end membership of the Crimson & Gold Society has been announced. These men, listed below under their chapter of initiation, committed a minimum of $1000, unrestricted, to the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation during the past fiscal year. Without a doubt, this is the most elite group of impactful…

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Call for Province Commander Nominations

Published on: August 4, 2015

At the 76th Convention, the term of 39th Knight Commander William E. Dreyer expired. Senior Councilor Darren S. Kay (Alpha Eta – Westminster ’87) was elected by acclamation and ascended to the office of Knight Commander. A formal notice is forthcoming. Pursuant to Article 7, Section 116 of the Kappa Alpha Laws, the Knight Commander…

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2015 Bid for Brotherhood

Published on: July 25, 2015

MARSHALL HALL – HALL OF VALOR VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE  6:30-7:30pm Registration 7:30-10:30pm Hors d’oeuvre, Desserts 7:30-10pm Silent Auction 8:50-9:10pm LAST KA STANDING 9:15pm At Home Virginia, At Home KA Fund of Need The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation’s Bid for Brotherhood (B4B) began in 1998 in Kansas City, Missouri. Conceived and first hosted by then Knight Commander James R. Estes, B4B brings…

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