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KAOEF Scholarship Recipients 2017-2018

Published on: January 15, 2018

The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation (KAOEF) 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…

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2018-19 KAOEF Scholarship Applications Now Open

Published on: September 7, 2017

The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation is proud to support undergraduates with financial aid. Anyone interested in applying for a KAOEF Scholarship for the 2018 – 2019 academic year should complete the application by 11:59pm Eastern on February 2, 2018. 2017 – 2018 KAOEF Scholarship Application DIRECT ALL QUESTIONS TO Becky Moore Foundation Assistant bmoore@ka-order.org…

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KAOEF Home Run: Auction Event Raises $88,000 for Scholarships, Internships & Leadership Education

Published on: August 24, 2017

The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation (KAOEF) hosted its 20th annual Bid for Brotherhood (B4B) auction on Friday, August 4, 2017, at Busch Stadium during the Kappa Alpha Order’s 77th Convention & Brotherhood Weekend in St. Louis, Missouri. Through and live and silent auctions, reverse bingo raffle, and a fund of need solicitation, the KAOEF…

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Ensuring Quality Leadership Education: Stricklin Establishes Fund for Walsh Province

Published on: May 16, 2017

Kappa Alpha Order seeks to be a moral compass for the modern gentleman, and it does not end with our values and mission. KA’s leadership education, like the Number I’s Leadership Institute, enhanced Province Councils, and the Emerging Leaders Academy, are all designed to develop leaders among men. One particular Texas State University alumnus saw…

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Two Trustees Join the KAOEF Board

Published on: May 16, 2017

Robert W. “Bob” Hagan (Delta Rho–Valdosta State ’74) and Richard L. Burke (Zeta–Randolph-Macon ’83) were recently added as a member of the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation Board of Trustees. Bob is the President of Sterling Healthcare, a healthcare advisory group focused on long-term, managed and senior care. He attended Valdosta State University where he earned…

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2017 Washington, D.C. Interns: E. Fleming Mason Memorial D.C. Internship

Published on: May 8, 2017

The E. Fleming Mason Memorial Internship Program was created to provide deserving undergraduates with the desire to become better educated and informed on both the public and private sectors of our national government. In addition, this program will give undergraduates the opportunity to gain professional work experience while living in the Washington, D.C. area. The…

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KAOEF is Now Hiring!

Published on: April 5, 2017

Director of Development for the Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation (KAOEF). Working for the KAOEF is a challenging and rewarding experience. Employees are expected to uphold the fraternity’s values while carrying out the vision of our board of trustees and staff. The KAOEF’s mission is to raise funds for the benefit of the Order. This…

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Scholarship in Honor of J. West Summers IV Established for Delta Chapter

Published on: March 6, 2017

Since 1913, the Kappa Alpha Order has been an important part of the Summers family, as 12 men in our family belong to the Order. J. West Summers, IV (Delta–Wofford ’11), a second semester Senior at Wofford College, passed away on November 15, 2015. His parents, West (Delta–Wofford ’81) and Liz, and brother Rob (Delta–Wofford…

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2017 Number I’s Leadership Institute Recap

Published on: February 4, 2017

The Number I’s Leadership Institute (NLI) was held at the Caraway Conference Center located in Sophia, North Carolina, from January 5th through the 8th, 2017. NLI is an intensive informational and educational retreat set at an upscale Christian conference center. The focus of the Institute is to educate and empower Number I’s to understand their role…

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KAOEF Day of Giving Recap – Pull Together for KA

Published on: January 27, 2017

The Kappa Alpha Order Educational Foundation (KAOEF) held its second annual Day of Giving, Pull Together for KA, on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. Themed and named after a famous quote by our Chief Founder James Ward Wood, the goal was to pull together 750 donors to the KAOEF on or before December 21st. Members, alumni, parents, and friends were able to…

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