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Girls on the Run – Finish Line Volunteers needed!

We need 15 volunteers on Saturday, May 13 starting at ~7:45 am to the end of race to pass out water and bananas at the finish line at Cherry Creek High School.  RSVP by Wednesday, May 3rd to Leigh Ann Kudloff at lkudloff@comcast.net or 303-986-5073. Don’t sign up on the GOTR website.

DAC Co-Presidents elected; Theta Sr Celebration & Officer Installation 5/22

Congratulations to the elected DAC Co-Presidents, Kris Walker and Judy Lacy! Join us to welcome the graduating seniors as our newest alumnae at the Theta (DU) Senior Celebration followed by the DAC Officer Installation on May 22nd, 6:00 pm for dinner, at the Chapter House, 2233 S Josephine St, Denver. RSVP by May 17 to Amaya Duncan at amaya.m.duncan@gmail.com or 719-432-7926.

Volunteers – Do you qualify for an award?

Have you helped an alumnae or collegiate chapter for 15 years? Or, International Gamma Phi Beta for 5-7 years? Service includes helping at recruitment, or planning an event, speaking at an event, being on House Board, Advisory Board, Alumnae Chapter Officer, Volunteer Leader, or more? Please send nominee suggestions (or nominate yourself) by March 28th to Leanne Thompson at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762. Nominations are due April 1st. International Dues need to be paid for the year of service to count.
– Merit Roll – Minimum of 15 years of service at the local level
– Service Roll – Minimum of 15 years of service with a minimum of 5 years at the international level and 5 years or more of financial support
– Loyalty Award – Minimum of 7 years of international service and 7 years or more of financial support
Think back to any years of service and let me know if you qualify.  I look forward to nominating you!

Gamma Phi Beta Foundation – Scholarships/Fellowships

Gamma Phi Beta Foundation applications for undergraduate scholarships and graduate fellowships for the 2017-18 academic year are available online now. Take advantage of this opportunity. The deadline for applications is March 15, 2017. https://www.gammaphibeta.org/foundation/Apply-Financial-Aid

Gamma Phi Gets Fit – Lucky Strike Bowling at Pavilions

Join us for bowling on Sunday, March 5th at 3:00 p.m. at Lucky Strike Bowling at the Denver Pavilions, 500 16th St, Denver (303-629-9090). Gamma Phis, family and friends are invited. Cost: $3 bowling/game, $1 shoe rental. We will bowl two games because it will take us one game to warm up. Parking lot located directly below LS on Welton St between 15th & 16th or street parking. RSVP by March 3rd to Leanne Thompson at lthompson_gpb@hotmail.com or 303-989-2762.  I hope you can join us!

Chapter Challenge

The annual Chapter Challenge is February 13-21!  Members and friends can honor any collegiate chapter with a gift of $18.74 or more to support the Sorority’s areas of greatest need.  The collegiate chapter with the most funds raised will win bragging rights and have a $500 donation given to Girls on the Run International in their chapter’s honor.  https://www.gammaphibeta.org/foundation/donatenow

DAC Annual Meeting

We look forward to seeing you at our Annual Meeting on Saturday, February 11th at 2:00 – 4:30 pm for a chapter and business meeting followed by an afternoon tea at the Theta Chapter House at 2233 S Josephine St, Denver.  We will vote on the slate of officers and discuss exciting news for 2017.  Please note only dues payers are allowed to vote.  Please wear your badge.  You are welcome to wear a hat for the tea.  If you wish, please bring a dozen scones, small sandwiches, or tea pastries/cookies to share.  Store bought items are welcome.  RSVP by February 4th to Taylor McGowen at tmcgowen@rams.colostate.edu or 832-657-7396.
DAC Executive Board Slate of Officers:
– Alumnae/Collegiate Relations Vice President – Jenna Farrester
– Membership Vice President – Peggy Hutchinson
– Nominating Committee Chairwoman – Sarah Siddens
The following positions are vacant.   At the Annual Meeting, nominations may be made from the floor provided the nominee consents.
– President
– Public Relations Vice President
– Nominating Committee Member
If you are interested in or have any questions about a vacant position, please contact the Nominating Committee Chairwoman, Dianne Hornbrook at 303-757-6996 or dianneinco@aol.com and Member Sarah Siddens at sarahsiddens@gmail.com or 972-948-7796 as soon as possible.
     We look forward to seeing you there!