Theta Foundation Blog

Created for and by friends of Kappa Alpha Theta Foundation


DePauw University Libraries: Continuing the Tradition

Blog, Foundation, Grant

By: Madisen Ray Petrosky

As we do every year, Theta Foundation granted $350 to DePauw University Libraries in 2014 to purchase resources for students. This grant is a tradition that was begun at a Kappa Alpha Theta convention meeting in 1922. There, a vote was cast to use a funding surplus to establish a book collection [...]

The Power of Collaboration: October is American Archives Month

Blog, Foundation, General

By: Noraleen Young

A definition for collaboration is the “action of working with someone to produce or create something.” For the Kappa Alpha Theta Archive, collaboration is why the collection exists. To expand the archive, we collaborate to acquire new materials, work with users of the archive, and work with Theta Foundation to financially support the [...]

Alpha Theta’s Pancake Party Leaves Hearts and Stomachs Full

Blog, College Philanthropy Events, Events, Story

By: Emma Yee

Each spring, Texas Theta hosts the Theta Pancake Party to benefit CASA of Travis County and Kappa Alpha Theta Foundation. This year during The University of Texas Round-up weekend, the members of Texas Theta invited their friends and classmates to the Theta house, “The Pink House on Pearl,” for a Friday night, finger [...]

Theta Shootout is a Slam Dunk for Beta Xi

Blog, College Philanthropy Events, Events, Story

By: Tori McRae

The women of Kappa Alpha Theta at UCLA pride themselves on the fun atmosphere and popularity of their annual philanthropy event, Theta Shootout. So when they made it a goal to increase monetary donations to both CASA and Theta Foundation, they worked together to add some small new additions to the event, which [...]

Delta Sweeps the Competition for CASA and Theta Foundation

Blog, College Philanthropy Events, Events, Story

By: Brittany Blum

This past spring, the women of Kappa Alpha Theta at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign hosted our annual Broomball tournament at the campus ice rink. Over 200 students signed up and participated in this fun game – similar to hockey, but with broomsticks instead of hockey sticks, and no skates! The Theta [...]

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