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Passing of Dr. James L. Bowers, Jr., Former KAOEF Trustee

Published on: June 6, 2018

Sadly, Dr. James L. Bowers (Beta Omega–Washington College ’57), former trustee and Life Trustee of the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation, passed away on Friday, May 25, at the age of eighty-nine in San Diego, California. A pioneer in the fundraising and development field, Jim gave of his time, talent, and treasure to the Order…

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Plunkett Receives Knight Commander’s Accolade

Published on: February 19, 2018

Knight Commander Darren S. Kay conferred the Knight Commander’s Accolade upon Captain Ronald C. Plunkett (Theta Commission–Citadel ’09) on Saturday, February 17, 2018, during their annual Convivium hosted by the Theta Commission and Charleston Alumni Chapter at the Carolina Yacht Club in Charleston, South Carolina. The Theta Commission’s ten years of success has been in large part…

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Pull Together for KA Resources

Published on: November 30, 2016

Kappa Alpha Order and the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation (KAOEF) will host the Order’s second Day of Giving on December 21st, 2016 with the goal of pulling together 750 donors to the KAOEF.  Here are some resources for you, your chapter, or your alumni group to utilize. Don’t forget, your chapter can win prizes that benefit their…

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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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Province Commander Wall Named CLE Volunteer of the Year

Published on: December 3, 2015

Robert H. Wall (Tau – Wake Forest ’95), Commander of Smith Province, of Winston-Salem has been named CLE Volunteer of the Year by the NCBA Foundation’s Continuing Legal Education Committee. He practices with Spilman Thomas & Battle where his primary areas of practice are tax and corporate law. Wall has been a tireless and dedicated…

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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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KA Gives, A Day of Giving

Published on: October 6, 2015

For more information on how you can participate in the Day of Giving, join us for one of two webinars listed below: Undergraduate Webinar – Tuesday, October 6th – 3PM Eastern Alumni Webinar – Tuesday, October 13th – 3PM Eastern Think about your undergraduate KA experience.  Remember the fun you had?  The memories you made?  The lifelong…

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Barry B. Donnell Receives Knight Commander’s Accolade

Published on: September 28, 2015

Knight Commander William E. Dreyer (Alpha Delta – William Jewell) conferred on Barry B. Donnell (Beta Lambda – Southern Methodist ’68) the Knight Commander’s Accolade, the highest individual honor an alumnus can receive, on Saturday, August 1, 2015 during the third Convention Session of the 76th Convention at the Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke, Virginia.  Barry B. Donnell has been…

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Robert G. Brinkmann Receives Knight Commander’s Accolade

Published on: September 28, 2015

Knight Commander William E. Dreyer (Alpha Delta – William Jewell) conferred on Robert G. Brinkmann (Beta Alpha – Missouri S&T ’68) the Knight Commander’s Accolade, the highest individual honor an alumnus can receive, on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at the Knight Commander’s Accolade and Sesquicentennial Donor Reception during the Sesquicentennial Celebration and 76th Convention at the Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke,…

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