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Alpha Sigma Alpha's Interactive History

Alpha Sigma Alpha’s
Interactive History

Tag: FoundationX

Endowment Fund established

The Endowment Fund was established. This program would evolve and later become the Alpha Sigma Alpha Foundation....
1947

Development Fund established

The Development Fund was established by the Sorority to help provide additional support to both collegiate and alumnae programs....
1982
May
31

Development Fund provides scholarship

The first Graduate Residence Scholarship, which supports an Alpha Sigma Alpha graduate student studying on a campus with a chapter of the Sorority, was presented to Barbie Gilliam, ΓΖ....
1985
Jun
20

Alpha Sigma Alpha Foundation incorporated

The Alpha Sigma Alpha Foundation is officially incorporated and the Development Fund was transferred to the Alpha Sigma Alpha Foundation. The first Foundation Board of Trustees: chairman Bonnie Payne Koenemann, ZZ; Judy DeMasters Winte...
1986
Oct
23

Foundation funds convention programming

The Foundation Board of Trustees has its annual meeting and votes to use some of its funds for anti-hazing education for use by collegiate chapters as well as to pay for the 1988 convention keynote anti-hazing speaker Dave Westol....
1987
September 25-26

Foundation’s first scholarship endowment

The first scholarship endowment was funded by Lois V. Beers, ΒΓ, in honor of the 1990 re-installation of the Beta Gamma Chapter....
1990

Founders’ Memorial Scholarship established

The Foundation creates the Founders’ Memorial Scholarship to commemorate the Sorority’s centennial anniversary in 2001. This scholarship was awarded for the first time to an outstanding collegian who exemplified the vision, academi...
1994

Foundation invests in alumnae

The Foundation establishes a scholarship to assist alumnae, which later becomes known as the Career Enhancement Grant, which would allow sisters to further their professional development....
1994

Philanthropic Fund transferred to Foundation

The Philanthropic Fund, historically a fund used to provide scholarships, was transferred to the Alpha Sigma Alpha Foundation and titled the National Scholarship Fund. The transfer meant that all scholarships would be awarded through t...
1995
Jun
18

Foundation funds first major educational initiative

The first major educational initiative was funded by the Foundation and unveiled at convention. The “Taking it Personally” program was an interactive video provided to the Sorority by the Foundation. It helped collegiate members ch...
1996
Jun
23