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Alpha Alpha-University at Buffalo SUNY

**WHAT'S NEW?**

Alpha Alpha Chapter had the highest organization GPA with many sisters achieving a spot on the Dean's List.

Sister Sarah Polakos collected cans and bottles from other chapter sister's apartments and recycled them to raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Makayla Verhagen started a study group for other criminology majors in the chapter to help maintain high academic marks.

Alpha Alpha Chapter has been recognized as a member of the Jewel Society, donating a minimum of $2,000 to the Alpha Gam Foundation for 6 years.

Save the Date! IRD is April 24!

**FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES**

Currently, Alpha Alpha Chapter does not have an endowed scholarship or leadership endowment.

Please consider a gift to help our sisters, including those in Alpha Alpha, by supporting the Annual Fund, which provides resources where they are most needed: general scholarships, programs to combat sexual assault and hazing, leadership training at Academies and Conventions, personal development opportunities and more.

If you are interested in establishing a scholarship or a leadership endowment for your chapter, please contact us at foundation@alphagammadeltafoundation.org.

See what people are sharing about Day of Giving 2021!

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Show Some Love for International Council

Calling all past and present, Grand and International Council Officers and those who appreciate them! Your gifts to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to a total of $1,500 thanks to a generous gift from former International President Suzanne Carmack Spicer.

$1,500 MATCHED

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Celebrating STEM Sisters Match

Gifts to the Annual Fund, which underwrites our General Scholarship Program, will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $3,000 thanks to Mary Marks Hurlocker, Alpha Epsilon 1958. Mary spent her career as a senior chemist and patent agent for 3M. She understands the perseverance it takes to be a STEM major in college, especially in these trying times with virtual classes.

$3,000 MATCHED

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Honor Our Essential Medical Workers

In honor of all essential medical workers that have helped fight COVID-19 this past year, please join Barb Krumme Geiger, Epsilon Beta 1978, with gifts to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need). Barb will match dollar-for-dollar the next $1,000 in honor of Chi Chi Coe Allen's late husband and Rachel Allen Stone's late father. Jeff Allen was a pharmacist who contracted and passed away from COVID-19 this past November while on the frontlines fighting the global pandemic.

$1,000 MATCHED

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Squirrel Girl Match

Calling all Squirrel Girls in Ohio and Florida! International Council Vice President Alicia Adams, Gamma Beta 2008, will match gifts dollar-for-dollar up to $500 to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need).

$500 MATCHED

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Midnight Madness Match

Time to FIRE UP AGAIN! All gifts to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) from 10 p.m.- midnight ET will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $1,500 thanks to the generosity of Emily Smothers Dizik, Alpha Upsilon 2005.

$1,500 MATCHED

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Advisor Match

In honor of all collegiate advisors, the next $1,000 to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) will be matched dollar-for-dollar thanks to the generosity of Gamma Tau Chapter Advisor Suzanne Beck Whitworth, 2002.

$1,000 MATCHED

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Honoring Entrepreneurs Match

The next $500 to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need), will be matched dollar-for-dollar by former International Council Vice President Bobette Sandifer Thompson, Gamma Zeta 1973, in honor of all entrepreneurial sisters and collegians who dream of starting their own business and being a #bosslady.

$500 MATCHED

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FINAL Countdown Match

Help us countdown STRONG during our final hour. $1,000 in gifts to any fund made during our final hour will be matched dollar-for-dollar, with the match benefiting the Annual Fund (area of greatest need), thanks to the generosity of Foundation Trustee Maurie Jones Phelan, Eta 1976.

$1,000 MATCHED

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Rise and Shine Bonus Challenge

Rise, then shine! For every 20 donations to the Annual Fund between 6 a.m.- 3 p.m. ET, an additional $500 will be unlocked up to $2,500 thanks to Julie Payne-Kirchmeier, Epsilon Rho 1992. Go Aggies!

100 / 100 Gifts

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Nuts about Acorn

Funded by the Annual Fund, Acorn is our new learning management software system - enabling online education for collegians! When 25 gifts are made to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need), an additional $1,000 will be unlocked for the fund thanks to the generosity of Foundation Trustee Adrienne Kerr Beckett, Zeta Omicron 1990.

25 / 25 Gifts

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Leadership Consultant Challenge

When 20 of our past and present LCs give a gift to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) an additional $1,000 will be unlocked for the fund thanks to the generosity of former LC Kelli Krook Tolf, Delta Beta 1989 - in celebration of miles traveled and leaders grown.

20 / 20 Gifts

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Alpha Upsilon Anniversary

FIRE UP CHIPS! When 20 Alpha Upsilon sisters make a gift to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need), $1,000 will be unlocked thanks to Emily Smothers Dizik, Alpha Upsilon 2005. Let's celebrate 62 years of Alpha Upsilon sisterhood!

20 / 20 Gifts

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Mental Health Awareness Challenge Hour

College students' mental health and wellness is a growing concern. Thanks to donors like you, we started funding mental health awareness sessions for our collegiate chapters in 2019, at the request of our advisors. Our contracted consultants are licensed mental health providers. 10 gifts to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need), during this hour, will unlock $1,000 for the fund which underwrites our Mental Health Awareness & Wellness Training thanks to the generosity of Foundation Trustee Martha Petry Parham, Gamma Lambda 1989.

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Old Dominion State Challenge

If you are from the Commonwealth of Virginia or went to college in the Old Dominion State, this challenge is for you! Whether you live or have lived in the DMV, the Chesapeake Bay, or the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the next 10 gifts to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) will unlock $250 from Liana Mitchell Wallace, Gamma Zeta 1996 in celebration of her time living in the DMV.

10 / 10 Gifts

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Pilates Has Your Back Wellness Challenge

As a certified Pilates instructor, Fraternity Housing Corporation Executive Director Lisa Busch Spalding, Epsilon Delta 1992, values this line in our Purpose, "To develop and prize health and vigor of body." The next 25 gifts to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need), will unlock $500 for the fund thanks to Lisa’s generosity.

25 / 25 Gifts

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Student-Athlete Challenge

In honor of our sisters that are or have been student-athletes, the next 5 gifts to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) will unlock $500 for the fund thanks to the generosity of International Council Vice President Karen Donaldson Metzger, Gamma Phi 2002.

5 / 5 Gifts

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Honor an Alpha Gam Teacher Challenge

Support your sisters in the Education Field! The next $500 to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need), will be matched dollar-for-dollar thanks to the generosity of high school science teacher and Foundation Trustee Melissa Jacobson James, Rho 1988.

$500 / $500 Raised

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Nashville Area Alpha Gam Challenge

The first 25 gifts of $20.21 to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) will unlock $500 thanks to the generosity of Terri Bridy Coker, Gamma Beta 1992.

25 / 25 Gifts

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Sandy Kinney Empower Milestone Challenge

For every 100 gifts to any fund, an additional $1,250 will be unlocked for the Annual Fund, up to $5,000, in celebration of the Fraternity’s new 'Empower' leadership program thanks to the generosity of Sandy Kinney, Upsilon 1966.

365 / 365 Gifts

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Nann Blaine Hilyard Milestone Challenge

For every $10K in gifts, to any fund, an additional $1,000 will be unlocked for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) up to $5,000 thanks to the generosity of Nann Blaine Hilyard, Epsilon Alpha 1971, in honor and celebration of her 50 years of membership.

$50,000 / $50,000 Raised

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1904 Challenge

In honor of Alpha Gamma Delta's 1904 founding, when 19 gifts of $100 or more are made to any fund, an additional $1,904 will be unlocked for the Annual Fund, which underwrites our General Scholarship program, thanks to past International President Rie Gerah Hoehner, Epsilon Nu 1983.

19 / 19 Gifts

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New Donor Challenge

Join our donor family! When 25 new donors give a first-time gift to the Alpha Gam Foundation, an additional $500 will be unlocked for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need), thanks to the generosity of International Council Vice President Catherine Matthews, Theta Eta 1989.

25 / 25 Donors

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Alpha Gam Man Challenge

Calling all dads, brothers, husbands, uncles, grandfathers and friends, today is a day for you too! 25 gifts to any fund will unlock a $1,000 gift to the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) from Steve Sim, husband of former Foundation President Sue Maggio Sim, Sigma 1973.

25 / 25 Gifts

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$19.04 Collegian Challenge

When 50 collegians contribute $19.04 to any fund, IHQ Chief Operating Officer Lindsay Jarman, Gamma Zeta 1995, will contribute $500 to the Equity Education Fund. This effort funds continued education for collegians and alumnae surrounding diversity, inclusion and equity.

12 / 12 Gifts

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Canadian Sister Challenge

Special challenge for our Canadian sisters! 10 gifts to any fund will unlock $1,000 for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) thanks to the generosity of Tau Alumnae Club President, Sheilagh Beal Stewart, Alpha Eta 1977.

9 / 9 Gifts

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Jewel Donor Challenge

Be a member of the Jewel Society! With each Jewel Society gift of $500 to any fund, an additional $500 will be unlocked up to $1,500 for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) thanks to Jewel Society Member and Foundation Trustee, Sylvie Kramer Weikert, Gamma Iota 1979.

$1,500 / $1,500 Raised

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Sue Sim Milestone Challenge

For every $10K in gifts, to any fund, an additional $1,000 will be unlocked up to $4,000 thanks to the generosity of former Foundation President Sue Maggio Sim, Sigma 1973.

$33,901 / $33,901 Raised

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Carol's Milestone Challenge

For every $10K in gifts, to any fund, an additional $1,000 will be unlocked for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) up to $2,000 thanks to the generosity of Carol Richards Peske, Alpha Beta 1978, in honor of her service as Foundation President.

$20,000 / $20,000 Raised

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President Power Hours

For 50 gifts (to any fund) made between 6 p.m. ET and midnight, an additional $1,000 will be unlocked for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) thanks to International President Lee Woodham Langub, Gamma Alpha 1988.

50 / 50 Gifts

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Twilight Challenge

When 100 sisters make a gift to any fund, an additional $1,500 will be unlocked for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) in honor of the Alpha Gamma Delta Fraternity Housing Corporation. Thank you, FHC President Mary Beth Dulcey Morabito, Zeta Beta 1982.

100 / 100 Gifts

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43 Years of Gamma Omega

Let's celebrate 43 years of Gamma Omega! The first 43 sisters who give to any fund will unlock an additional $100 for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) thanks to the generosity of Jen Avant Goodwin, Gamma Omega 1994.

43 / 43 Gifts

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Peggy Kuebler Field Milestone Challenge

For every 100 gifts, to any fund, an additional $1,000 will be unlocked for scholarship support, up to $5,000 thanks to the generosity of former Foundation Trustee Peggy Kuebler Field, Alpha Beta 1964.

500 / 500 Gifts

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Xi and Sigma Sisters

Calling all Xi and Sigma Sisters! For every $1,000 in gifts to any fund an additional $1,000 will be unlocked, up to $5,000, for the Annual Fund (area of greatest need) thanks to the generosity of Susan Frock Hartter, a 1966 initiate of Xi and current advisor for Sigma collegiate chapter!

$5,000 / $5,000 Raised

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Top Chapters - Dollars

Help two collegiate chapters earn chapter prizes! Tap into your competitive spirit, get your alumnae sisters involved and donate. All gifts from collegians and alumnae count towards this leaderboard. The top two chapters with the most dollars raised at the end of #alphagamgives will be rewarded.

Rank | Answer | Amount |
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1 | Upsilon | $17,394.04 |

2 | Theta Delta | $8,938.00 |

3 | Sigma | $6,835.00 |

4 | Delta Eta | $4,345.00 |

5 | Rho | $3,238.21 |

6 | Omega | $2,945.00 |

7 | Gamma Delta | $2,525.00 |

8 | Xi | $2,505.00 |

9 | Zeta Delta | $2,475.00 |

10 | Delta Theta | $2,273.00 |

11 | Omicron | $1,625.00 |

12 | Gamma Omega | $1,625.00 |

13 | Gamma Alpha | $1,500.00 |

14 | Alpha Upsilon | $1,359.04 |

15 | Beta Beta | $1,285.00 |

16 | Epsilon Iota | $1,250.00 |

17 | Beta Iota | $1,150.00 |

18 | Gamma Phi | $1,150.00 |

19 | Epsilon Beta | $1,100.00 |

20 | Theta Epsilon | $1,085.00 |

21 | Gamma Beta | $1,015.00 |

22 | Theta Zeta | $1,000.00 |

23 | Delta Gamma | $1,000.00 |

24 | Alpha Beta | $825.00 |

25 | Delta Alpha | $815.00 |

26 | Epsilon Upsilon | $775.00 |

27 | Epsilon Alpha | $750.00 |

28 | Beta | $700.00 |

29 | Beta Alpha | $700.00 |

30 | Delta Sigma | $640.00 |

31 | Gamma Zeta | $634.04 |

32 | Psi | $625.00 |

33 | Delta Beta | $600.00 |

34 | Zeta Nu | $565.00 |

35 | Epsilon | $550.00 |

36 | Delta Iota | $550.00 |

37 | Gamma Xi | $550.00 |

38 | Epsilon Nu | $544.00 |

39 | Gamma Theta | $525.00 |

40 | Gamma Lambda | $525.00 |

41 | Gamma Iota | $505.00 |

42 | Gamma Tau | $500.00 |

43 | Beta Xi | $445.00 |

44 | Alpha Omicron | $425.00 |

45 | Epsilon Zeta | $425.00 |

46 | Zeta Iota | $400.00 |

47 | Epsilon Delta | $350.00 |

48 | Delta Omicron | $345.00 |

49 | Beta Delta | $340.00 |

50 | Theta Nu | $325.00 |

51 | Alpha Gamma | $310.00 |

52 | Delta Tau | $300.00 |

53 | Delta Pi | $300.00 |

54 | Mu | $275.00 |

55 | Alpha | $275.00 |

56 | Epsilon Rho | $275.00 |

57 | Alpha Lambda | $250.00 |

58 | Kappa Beta | $225.00 |

59 | Kappa | $225.00 |

60 | Eta | $200.00 |

61 | Delta Xi | $200.00 |

62 | Theta Tau | $155.00 |

63 | Theta Phi | $150.00 |

64 | Epsilon Eta | $150.00 |

65 | Theta Iota | $150.00 |

66 | Beta Kappa | $150.00 |

67 | Theta Chi | $150.00 |

68 | Delta Epsilon | $138.77 |

69 | Epsilon Psi | $135.00 |

70 | Theta Lambda | $125.00 |

71 | Theta Pi | $100.00 |

72 | Gamma Mu | $100.00 |

73 | Zeta Zeta | $100.00 |

74 | Alpha Kappa | $100.00 |

75 | Alpha Pi | $100.00 |

76 | Chi | $100.00 |

77 | Delta Rho | $100.00 |

78 | Beta Eta | $100.00 |

79 | Beta Omicron | $100.00 |

80 | Theta Beta | $100.00 |

81 | Alpha Sigma | $100.00 |

82 | Gamma Sigma | $100.00 |

83 | Epsilon Omega | $100.00 |

84 | Alpha Xi | $100.00 |

85 | Epsilon Kappa | $100.00 |

86 | Lambda | $100.00 |

87 | Zeta Omega | $75.00 |

88 | Alpha Omega | $75.00 |

89 | Beta Tau | $75.00 |

90 | Alpha Chi | $65.00 |

91 | Theta Rho | $50.00 |

92 | Kappa Gamma | $50.00 |

93 | Epsilon Mu | $50.00 |

94 | Tau | $50.00 |

95 | Beta Zeta | $50.00 |

96 | Delta Upsilon | $50.00 |

97 | Alpha Epsilon | $50.00 |

98 | Gamma Omicron | $50.00 |

99 | Zeta Psi | $50.00 |

100 | Zeta Sigma | $50.00 |

101 | Theta Kappa | $50.00 |

102 | Beta Epsilon | $25.00 |

103 | Theta Omicron | $25.00 |

104 | Alpha Phi | $25.00 |

105 | Epsilon Phi | $25.00 |

106 | Delta Nu | $25.00 |

107 | Theta Omega | $25.00 |

108 | Alpha Iota | $20.00 |

109 | Theta Mu | $20.00 |

110 | Pi | $19.04 |

111 | Delta Delta | $5.00 |

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Top Chapters - Donors

Help two collegiate chapters earn chapter prizes! Tap into your competitive spirit, get your alumnae sisters involved and donate. Gifts of any size, from collegians and alumnae, count toward this leaderboard. The top two chapters with the most participation at the end of #alphagamgives will be rewarded.

Rank | Answer | Gifts |
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1 | Theta Delta | 71 |

2 | Theta Epsilon | 33 |

3 | Delta Eta | 26 |

4 | Sigma | 26 |

5 | Omega | 25 |

6 | Alpha Upsilon | 24 |

7 | Rho | 19 |

8 | Xi | 17 |

9 | Gamma Delta | 15 |

10 | Delta Theta | 14 |

11 | Gamma Alpha | 12 |

12 | Zeta Nu | 12 |

13 | Zeta Delta | 11 |

14 | Gamma Zeta | 11 |

15 | Gamma Iota | 11 |

16 | Delta Iota | 11 |

17 | Upsilon | 10 |

18 | Beta Beta | 10 |

19 | Alpha Beta | 9 |

20 | Gamma Phi | 9 |

21 | Epsilon Zeta | 8 |

22 | Gamma Lambda | 8 |

23 | Alpha Gamma | 7 |

24 | Beta Xi | 7 |

25 | Omicron | 7 |

26 | Beta Delta | 6 |

27 | Alpha Omicron | 6 |

28 | Gamma Beta | 6 |

29 | Epsilon | 6 |

30 | Alpha Lambda | 6 |

31 | Delta Alpha | 6 |

32 | Beta Tau | 6 |

33 | Theta Tau | 5 |

34 | Alpha | 5 |

35 | Beta Alpha | 5 |

36 | Epsilon Upsilon | 5 |

37 | Mu | 4 |

38 | Theta Phi | 4 |

39 | Theta Nu | 4 |

40 | Delta Omicron | 4 |

41 | Epsilon Beta | 4 |

42 | Gamma Mu | 3 |

43 | Delta Sigma | 3 |

44 | Epsilon Delta | 3 |

45 | Beta | 3 |

46 | Beta Iota | 3 |

47 | Psi | 3 |

48 | Theta Lambda | 3 |

49 | Gamma Omega | 3 |

50 | Epsilon Psi | 2 |

51 | Kappa Beta | 2 |

52 | Kappa | 2 |

53 | Gamma Theta | 2 |

54 | Epsilon Eta | 2 |

55 | Eta | 2 |

56 | Zeta Omega | 2 |

57 | Epsilon Iota | 2 |

58 | Epsilon Alpha | 2 |

59 | Delta Xi | 2 |

60 | Beta Kappa | 2 |

61 | Beta Eta | 2 |

62 | Delta Pi | 2 |

63 | Alpha Omega | 2 |

64 | Epsilon Rho | 2 |

65 | Gamma Xi | 2 |

66 | Delta Epsilon | 2 |

67 | Delta Beta | 2 |

68 | Zeta Iota | 2 |

69 | Theta Pi | 1 |

70 | Theta Zeta | 1 |

71 | Delta Tau | 1 |

72 | Zeta Zeta | 1 |

73 | Theta Rho | 1 |

74 | Theta Iota | 1 |

75 | Pi | 1 |

76 | Alpha Kappa | 1 |

77 | Epsilon Nu | 1 |

78 | Kappa Gamma | 1 |

79 | Alpha Iota | 1 |

80 | Alpha Pi | 1 |

81 | Beta Epsilon | 1 |

82 | Chi | 1 |

83 | Theta Mu | 1 |

84 | Theta Omicron | 1 |

85 | Alpha Phi | 1 |

86 | Delta Gamma | 1 |

87 | Epsilon Mu | 1 |

88 | Epsilon Phi | 1 |

89 | Tau | 1 |

90 | Delta Rho | 1 |

91 | Beta Zeta | 1 |

92 | Beta Omicron | 1 |

93 | Delta Upsilon | 1 |

94 | Theta Beta | 1 |

95 | Alpha Sigma | 1 |

96 | Gamma Sigma | 1 |

97 | Delta Nu | 1 |

98 | Epsilon Omega | 1 |

99 | Alpha Epsilon | 1 |

100 | Gamma Omicron | 1 |

101 | Gamma Tau | 1 |

102 | Zeta Psi | 1 |

103 | Delta Delta | 1 |

104 | Alpha Xi | 1 |

105 | Alpha Chi | 1 |

106 | Theta Chi | 1 |

107 | Zeta Sigma | 1 |

108 | Epsilon Kappa | 1 |

109 | Theta Omega | 1 |

110 | Theta Kappa | 1 |

111 | Lambda | 1 |

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