Chapters Give Thanks for Each Other and Give Back to Community

INDIANAPOLIS (November 26, 2015) – With evenings of celebrating their appreciation for Alpha Kappa Psi, chapters around the country gave thanks from their members to others, wishing all a Happy Thanksgiving.

Many chapters celebrated together before break, gathering to be thankful for one another. Some had potluck dinners, some celebrated with each other in different cities, and some donated their time to package meals on their break. No matter what they were doing, each chapter gave thanks for their opportunities and the many students and alumni that make up the network of Alpha Kappa Psi.

Certified Fraternity Volunteers, Masters of Excellent Resource Management

INDIANAPOLIS (November 24, 2015) – A Certified Fraternity Volunteer (CFV) is one who possesses the essential knowledge of Alpha Kappa Psi’s operations, ideals and values.

A CFV is an Alpha Kappa Psi volunteer that has successfully mastered the topics around good volunteer resource management. In order to be recognized as a CFV, volunteers must first become a Qualified Fraternity Volunteer and pass the certification exam. In order to receive the designation of being a Certified Fraternity Volunteer, the following four easy steps must be completed.

Member Accident Protection Program – Benefiting All Eligible Members

INDIANAPOLIS (November 20, 2015) – As part of a risk management initiative, Alpha Kappa Psi incepted the Member Accident Protection Program, or MAPP, in 2009 and has been a benefit of membership ever since.

MAPP, which is a benefit within the fraternity insurance program, makes sure all eligible undergraduate members and pledges of the fraternity are insured for covered injuries which are incurred while the policy is in force and occur while in good standing with the fraternity.

Omega Beta Volunteers for Annual Hands for Hope Gala

FERNDALE, WA (November 16, 2015) – For the Omega Beta Chapter at Western Washington University, giving back to the community meant volunteering at this year’s 2015 Hands for Hope Gala.

The Hands for Hope Gala supports services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault provided by the Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services of Whatcom County (DVSAS). Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services is a county-wide, volunteer based organization that serves individuals of all ages affected by domestic violence and sexual assault. The agency provides client-centered, accessible services which promote empowerment, choice and safety.