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Chi Delta

Let us steadfastly love one another

Full chapter name Chi Delta Sorority
Nickname Chi Delt
Sorority Local Sorority, not nationally affiliated
Street Address 3 Occom Ridge, Hanover, NH 03755
Mailing Address Hinman Box 5209, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755
Email Address Chi.delta@dartmouth.edu
Website http://www.dartmouthtridelta.com/
Further information http://en.wikipedia.org/
Mission Statement The purpose of Chi Delta shall be to establish a perpetual bond of friendship among its members, to develop a stronger and more womanly character, to broaden the moral and intellectual life, and to assist its members in every possible way.It shall also be the purpose of Chi Delta to promote and develop mutually beneficial relationships between the Fraternity and the colleges and universities where the Fraternity has established chapters, to develop qualities of unselfish leadership among its members, and to encourage them to assume, with integrity and devotion to moral and democratic principles, the highest responsibilities of college women.
Chapter colors The colors of Chi Delta are silver, gold and cerulean blue. Green is also a significant color for it symbolizes the union of the three colors.
Council membership Panhellenic Council
Minimum GPA required for recruitment 2.50 minimum for the term prior to recruitment
President Lauren Buchanan '16
Rent/dues New Member Dues: Chapter Dues - $225 (+$5 if use credit/debit card instead of check). Plus Social dues which range from $35 to $65. Plus additional new member dues $260. New member total: $550.00 for the first term of membership. Member Dues: Chapter Dues - $225 (+$5 if use credit/debit card instead of check). Plus Social dues which range from $35 to $65. Total per term: $295.00 for each subsequent term. Room rent is charged through the college as the sorority is housed in a college-owned building. Please note that rent increases generally happen at the beginning of summer term. Current rent is listed here.
History Delta Delta Delta at Dartmouth College was founded as the Gamma Gamma chapter of the national sorority in 1984.
Philanthropy The sisters of Chi Delta are very dedicated to service. We actively engage our community, both nationally and locally. Chi Delta national is affiliated with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, whose mission is to advance cures for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Every year, we host two major philanthropy events for St. Judes. The first event, Delta House of Pancakes (DHOP), is a breakfast fundraiser that we host over Green Key weekend. The second, Pelt-a-Delta, is our annual dodgeball tournament over summer term that raises money as well as awareness. Throughout the year, we also host several smaller events for St. Jude’s such as our fall trunk show, valentine grams, and the “Sincerely Yours” letter writing campaign. Locally, sisters volunteer for organizations such as Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Haven Homeless Shelter, Habitat for Humanity, and Students Fighting Hunger. We strive to foster a strong sense of community within our house by giving back to philanthropic organizations throughout the Upper Valley and beyond.

Last Updated: 1/13/16