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Do You Remember Gamma Alpha March Madness?

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We all love to reminisce. It’s great fun to remember all the memorable (and often hilarious) times we had together as brothers. Many of your fondest memories of college, may be related to your participation in sporting events with your Gamma Alpha brothers. March Madness is an event that has often united brothers in following the contest to see who was college basketball’s best team. If it was the home team, we were off the charts in rallying our support and if we didn’t have a team in the hunt, we still enjoyed the games (pizza and the occasional beverage.)

So what are your special March Madness memories?

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Gamma Alpha – A Bond Unbroken

Thoughts on Why We Give

“When I meet a brother, unseen or without contact over many years, the connection is still felt.”

Have you ever asked yourself why you give-if you give, that is? If the statisticians are right, only one brother in ten is likely to give back regularly once they put on their cap and gown.

There are lots of good reasons to give, of course. Do you believe in affording the next generation of young men the same experience you had with Gamma Alpha? Maybe something good happened to you just by being together in that house, sharing those experiences that helped make you who you are now.

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Fun-Raising Rather than Fund-Raising

Instead of just asking for money, focus on fun and creative ways to re-ignite Alumni passion.

“Those were the happiest days of my life,” say many fraternity brothers about their carefree college days. That should make it easy for fraternal alumni organizations to maintain an active and involved membership, right?  But often it’s not so easy. Time passes, memories fade and alumni sometimes feel that the only reason their fraternity contacts them is to ask for money.

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