Founders’ Day 2013

This year’s Founders’ Day was held at the University of Toronto Art Centre on Saturday, May 11, 2013.

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Delta Gamma ladies enjoyed sandwiches, tea, punch, and delicious desserts followed by an awards ceremony and elections. A tour of the Delta Gamma Gallery was also provided.

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Thank you to everyone who made this year’s Founders’ Day such a success!

 

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Commemorating 100 Years

The Alpha Gamma Chapter was granted it’s charter on June 26, 1913, when the first 11 members were initiated at the Clifton Inn Hotel in Niagara Falls during Delta Gamma’s national convention, attended by 250 members. 

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The chapter was based at University College, University of Toronto and was the first Canadian chapter of the fraternity.  This charter turned Delta Gamma into an international organization.

DG Spotlight

Each week, on the Delta Gamma Toronto Alumnae Association Facebook page, we’ll be posting a profile of a talented, interesting, and fabulous DG! Check our first DG Spotlight here.

If you haven’t submitted a short bio of yourself for this, and would like to, please email dgtorontoalumnae@gmail.com with your university information (chapter, degree, grad year), and some interesting tidbits about yourself.

Also, if you know another DG that you think should be profiled, please let them know about this or pass along their information!

Toronto-Area Alumnae Panhellenic Association Scholarship for Post-Graduates

The Toronto Area Alumnae Panhellenic Association [TAAP] has established a $750 scholarship for sorority members enrolled in a community college or university post-graduate program. This is not a need-based scholarship nor marks-based scholarship but rather based on participation and leadership in sorority and Panhellenic or Greek life-sorority organizations.

The recipients of the 2012 TAAP Scholarship with Scholarship Chair Linda Nichols.

The graduate scholarship is in ADDITION to the scholarship offered for undergraduates.  Scholarship information is be mailed to collegiate chapters in February and the Awards are presented in Toronto at the annual scholarship lunch in April. You need to be a member of TAAP to qualify for the graduate award.  Membership in the TAAP is FREE for graduates in the first year after university graduation- thereafter it is $20 per year.

If you are interested in this opportunity, you can go the the TAAP website address below and or contact our Awards Chair, Patti Stoll at dgtorontoalumnae@gmail.com.

Visit the TAAP Website here: http://www.taap.ca/who_membernewgrads.html