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Top 10 Moments of 2018

In 2018, Kappa Deltas everywhere made a difference by building confidence and inspiring action. As we prepare to ring in 2019, let’s reflect on some of this year’s highlights! 

  1. With the installation of three new chapters (Sigma Zeta-Michigan, Theta Tau-Bentley and Theta Upsilon-Loyola), we have 169 active collegiate chapters – the largest number of chapters in Kappa Delta history. 
  2. We initiated over 8,000 new members. Welcome, sisters! 
  3. Our average GPA in 2018 was a 3.34. (Beta Tau-Vanderbilt had the highest GPA of 3.71.) Way to go! 
  4. We celebrated the 20th anniversary of Kappa Delta’s partnership with Girl Scouts of the USA and volunteered over 125,000 hours with Girl Scouts. 
  5. In January 2018, more than 1,000 collegiate chapter officers, CAB members, local housing volunteers and NLT met up in Orlando, Florida, for national training.  
  6. We reconnected with more than 28,000 members whose addresses were found through the database clean-up project. Welcome back! We missed you! 
  7. We raised $2.6 million through Shamrock events to help prevent child abuse. 
  8. The Kappa Delta Foundation awarded $209,000 in graduate and undergraduate scholarship and selected 17 Corre Award recipients.  
  9. Kappa Delta took home four Fraternity Communications Association awards, including the coveted Fred F. Yoder Award for Overall Excellence for The Angelos.  
  10. The Kappa Delta Foundation awarded KiDs Grants to four Kappa Delta alumnae and alumnae chapters to partner on projects with local non-profit agencies, impacting an estimated 12,790 individuals.