Kappa Alpha Order

Modern Gentlemen

Archive of: Service

Joplin Fire Department & KA Raise $4k for MDA

Published on: October 29, 2018

On Saturday, October 27, 2018, the Delta Pi Chapter at Missouri Southern State University hosted a “Firehouse Run.” The 5K race was co-sponsored by the Joplin Fire Department and raised more than $4,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Just as KA has supported MDA as our national philanthropy for many years, local fire departments…

Read More

KA “Sheep Dog” Leader Helps Disaster Victims

Published on: October 16, 2018

“Helping Others Is a Way of Life” is the motto of Sheep Dog Impact Assistance (SDIA), an Arkansas-based non-profit organization whose main focus is on helping people affected by disasters, like the hurricanes that have hit the South in the past month. When a natural disaster strikes, teams of skilled “Sheep Dogs” – military, law enforcement,…

Read More

How to Track Your Chapter’s Community Service

Published on: September 7, 2018

Service is a great way to bond with brothers, recruit new members, mix with sororities, and, more especially, make a positive impact on the local community. Some campuses or Greek life offices have their own system for tracking community service hours, but if your campus doesn’t offer one, there is still hope! The best way…

Read More

Bleating the Heat: KA Hosts Goat Yoga

Published on: September 6, 2018

Bleating the Heat: KA Hosts Goat Yoga, by Whitney Forbis Reposted from The Emory Wheel Vriksasana, or Tree Pose, is a balancing act in which yogis stand on one leg, their other foot resting lightly on their ankle. Transfixing their Drishti, or “Yogic Gaze,” onto a still object, the practitioner wobbles toward near stillness. Suddenly, a…

Read More

O’Toole Sings at Children’s Hospital

Published on: September 4, 2018

Popular country music singer Rich O’Toole (Epsilon Delta–Texas A&M ’03) visited the University Hospital’s Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital in Cleveland on Tuesday, August 21st, where he performed for an audience of sometimes-spellbound kids awaiting or undergoing treatment, as well as hospital staff members. Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital is one of the country’s premier…

Read More

Mississippi State Chapter Update – Spring 2018

Published on: August 31, 2018

For the 2017-2018 year, Beta Tau had the most improved chapter GPA on campus. Two chapter members were inducted into Beta Alpha Psi, the accounting honors society at Mississippi State, and the chapter received the Academic Achievement Award from KA National for having achieved above a 3.0 GPA. In one of several philanthropic undertakings, the chapter collected…

Read More

Kentucky Chapter Update – Spring 2018

Published on: August 31, 2018

With the 125th anniversary of Theta this fall quickly approaching, the chapter is looking forward to connecting with its alumni and having as many chapter members as possible, past and present, on hand to celebrate this momentous occasion together. In the fall of 2017 the chapter welcomed 28 new brothers into the Order, and six…

Read More

George Mason Chapter Update – Spring 2018

Published on: August 31, 2018

During Muscle Week in April, the men of Epsilon Phi raised over $1,000 in support of MDA with a variety of fundraising events. These included Fill the Boot, a partnership event with the fire department of Fairfax where they accepted donations and tried to fill a boot with donations, and Cupcake a KA, by far…

Read More

Francis Marion Chapter Update – Spring 2018

Published on: August 31, 2018

The men of Delta Tau ended 2017 by gathering together at the Florence National Cemetery to lay wreaths upon our fallen heroes’ graves. In March, Delta Tau brothers joined members of the First Baptist Church of Florence, South Carolina, and assisted with packing 2,000 Bibles for an upcoming missions trip through the Florence Baptist Church…

Read More

Arizona Chapter Update – Spring 2018

Published on: August 31, 2018

The men of Gamma Epsilon started spring semester very strong by inducting a 12-man pledge class. Also, near the beginning of spring semester, the chapter hosted over 130 people for this year’s Fathers Weekend. This weekend proved to be an excellent opportunity for the brothers and their fathers to come together, get to know one…

Read More

Blog Categories