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Fraternities & Sororities Making A Difference: Positive News Stories


A recent NPR story highlights why Black Fraternities still matter. Listen to the story now by clicking on the link: After 100 Years, Why Black Fraternities Still Matter!

A January 2012 feature of the good Greeks at ASU San Angelo are doing: ASU LEARNING: Fraternities, sororities play role in campus life

A January 2012 article highlighting the community Greek life creates: New Greek organizations prepare to recruit

Students taking the negative coverage of Greek life into their own hands: Campus newspaper focuses on positive stories about Greek life

An article published about Canada's first gay fraternity. Read more in the February 2012 article: The Greek Life: McGill's Delta Lambda Phi is Canada's first official gay fraternity

A shining example of emergency plans in action and Greek community: EKT fire displaces 23 members

University of Pittsburgh Greeks understand the true meaning of Greek Week: Pitt's Greek System Commits to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Philanthropy is important for all Greeks and is deeply rooted in the organization: Greeks no stranger to philanthropy

One fraternity steps up to help make a difference with their local community center: Fraternity does its part for Community Improvement Center

A Kappa Alpha Psi chapter in Grand Rapids is mentoring at-risk youth, showing them that college is an option for their future: Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity mentors "at-risk" youth

A University of Maine fraternity sleeps outside for their 6th annual fundraiser for domestic violence: UMaine fraternity sleeps outside for charity

One fraternity works with their local college to help organize a day for students to visit and experience all that college has to offer: Latino fraternity helps prepare high school students for transition to college

A sorority is partnering with the CDC to help educate the community on the dangers and risks of HIV and offered free screenings for the community: Sorority offers free HIV screening

A wonderful example of cross council cooperation. A MCG fraternity partners with a Panhellenic sorority to put on a women's appreciation week:  Omega Psi Phi fraternity hosts Women's Appreciation Week

One fraternity holds a dollar drive to help raise money for a young girl's surgery: Fraternity's Fund-raiser will assist 12 year old with surgery

Councils coming together to help a fellow Greek member from another university who lost seven family members in an accident: A Family Lost But a Community Gained

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