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Kappa Delta

Kappa Delta Sorority
Full chapter name The Eta Xi chapter of Kappa Delta sorority
Nickname KD
Street Address

1 Occom Ridge
Hanover, NH 03755

For information on the new Kappa Delta house please click here

Mailing Address Hinman Box 5247
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755
Email Address Kappa.Delta@Dartmouth.edu
Website

http://www.dartmouth.kappadelta.org/

 

Kappa Delta Sorority
3205 Players Lane
Memphis, TN 38125
Phone: 1-901-748-1897 or 1-800-536-1897
kappadelta@kappadelta.org

 Mission statement

Kappa Delta Sorority is a national organization for women committed to:

  • Inspiring our members to reach their full potential;
  • Preparing our members for community service, active leadership and responsible citizenship;
  • Creating opportunities for lifetime involvement through innovative and responsive programs, and strategic collaborations and partnerships; and
  • Fostering the development of our time-honored values within the context of friendship
Motto Let us strive for that which is honorable, beautiful and highest
Chapter colors Olive green and pearl white
Council membership Panhellenic Council
AXiS Score 2014: 100%
Minimum GPA Required for Membership 2.50 minimum for the term prior to recruitment
President

Rent / dues

  • New Member Dues:
    • Chapter Dues: $200
    • Plus Badge Fee: $50
    • Plus Initiation Fee: $175
    • Total : $425 for the first term of membership
    • Plus:
      • Fall New members: $50 housing fee
      • Winter New members: $50 housing fee
      • AND Fall / Winter New members: $75 National Initiated Member Fee
  • Fall Term Dues:
    • Chapter Dues: $250
    • Plus National Risk Management Fee: $25
    • Plus National Leadership Fee: $35
    • Total Dues: $310 
    • Plus Magazine Sale: $40 (or the difference amounting up to $40) IF member does not sell $40 worth of magazine subscriptions between Sept. – Dec. Includes fall pledges.
  • Winter Term Dues:
    • Chapter Dues: $250
    • Plus Golden Circle Fee: $10
    • Plus Children in Need Donation: $2
    • Total: $262
  • Spring Term Dues:
    • Chapter Dues: $250
    • Plus National Initiated Member Fee: $75 (Fall / Winter Pledges pay in summer, graduating sisters do NOT pay this fee)
    • Total: $325
  • Summer Term Dues:
    • Chapter Dues: $250
    • Total: $250

**Chapter Dues only apply to members who are ON campus and ACTIVE. All other charges are from National Kappa Delta and apply to ALL initiated members (ON/OFF, ACTIVE/INACTIVE)**

Awards

GLOS Awards 2014 

  • Kappa Delta won the 2014 O'Connor Trophy in recognition of chapter excellence in scholarship, service, sisterhood, accountability, leadership, and inclusion.
  • Service Program Award for its work with the Girl Scouts
  • Sisterhood Program Award for its New Member Bucket List
  • Scholarship Program Award for its academic excellence plan and guidelines
  • Alison Levens '14, President won a Kaiser Award in recognition of her outstanding exemplification of the values of Dartmouth College.
  • Kristen Flint '14 - Service All Star Award for her outstanding contributions to the Upper Valley and College community

NGLA Award 2014

Kappa Delta was awarded the Northeast Greek Leadership Association's Amy Vojta Impact Award in Philanthropy and Service for their Shamrock event, which benefits Prevent Child Abuse in America, for its growth and impact on the community

History Kappa Delta, a national sorority, colonized the Eta Xi chapter on the Dartmouth campus in 2009. The Dartmouth Panhellenic Council approved the sorority on May 25, 2009. The sorority recruited its first members in the summer of 2009, and Kappa Delta held its first formal rush during the fall 2009 academic term, offering membership bids to 37 women. The Kappa Delta house at 1 Occom Ridge is due to be completed for the class of 2015 women to move in at the beginning of Fall term 2014.
Philanthropy
  • Girl Scouts provides Kappa Delta members opportunities for face-to-face volunteering. Each year, Kappa Deltas devote over 175,000 hours to working with Girl Scouts in their communities. Popular KD Girl Scout events are self-esteem workshops, campus tours, International Girls Day celebrations and anti-bullying workshops.
  • Since 1984, Kappa Delta collegiate and alumnae chapters have held Shamrock Events — local fundraisers that vary from jambalaya feeds and twister games to silent auctions and golf classics — to support the prevention of child abuse. Shamrock Events, staged by thousands of Kappa Delta women in hundreds of communities nationwide, are held throughout the year and have earned local and national media attention.
  • Every year, KD collegiate and alumnae chapters raise more than $1.5 million dollars to benefit child abuse prevention efforts
A little bit of information about us  

Last Updated: 7/17/14