Alumnae-At-Large Dues and Payment – Deadline Extended for this Year!
As a reminder, to Alumnae-at-large dues are $65 per year and in an effort to streamline this payment, alumna-at-large dues must be made between August 1st-31st of each year to be considered in good standing for that academic year. However, due to the new EmpowerNet system, alumnae-at-large dues may be made by calling Headquarters via phone at 319-774-5370 x 9000 or by check to remain in good standing for the 2017-2018 academic year. The deadline has been extended to September 30, 2017 with checks payable to: Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc. Please include with your check the following information: First and Last Name, Email Address, Phone Number, Initiating Chapter, and Initiation Date. Checks can be mailed to Attn: Jennifer Hoeger, PO Box 395, North Liberty, IA 52317.
Remaining in good standing lets you…
Serve as an expansion advisory committee member for our new or established colonies! Serve as a chapter advisory board member! Serve as a Regional Director or even as a national committee member when openings are announced. OR BE A PART OF THE NATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR THE 2018-2020 TERM! More information and requirements for NBOD applications to follow!
Have questions or need further clarification? Reach out to Director of Alumnae & Volunteers, Gina Marino, at email@example.com or extension 9004.
National Volunteer Philosophy
Volunteer advisors exist to empower women. They facilitate decision-making, provide accurate information and resources, and serve as a mentor to collegiate members. They cultivate partnership among all entity stakeholders and reinforce expectations in alignment with national policies, procedures, and operations.
Chapter Advisory Committee
The Sigma Lambda Gamma Advisory Committee is comprised of four advisors selected by the chapter, a Faculty Advisor, Chapter Advisor, Academic Advisor, and Intake Advisor.
The purpose of this committee is to assist chapters and colonies of Sigma Lambda Gamma in successful daily management, ensuring all national and local requirements are met, maintain open communication between university and National Headquarters, and aid as a resource for professional and leadership development.
Expansion Advisory Committee
An Expansion Advisory Committee is comprised of three advisors selected by the National Headquarters office, a Colony Operations Advisor, Colony Intake Advisor, and Colony Academic Advisor.
In addition to assisting colonies in successful daily management, ensuring all national and local requirements are met, maintaining open communication between university and National Headquarters, and aiding as a resource for professional and leadership development, the main purpose of this advisory committee is to guide colonies through the 2-year process of petitioning for chapter status.
Establish an AA
For more information about establishing an alumnae association in your area, please contact Director of Alumnae & Volunteers, Gina Marino, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A group of initiated members may collaborate to create a local Alumnae Association. The criteria for creating an alumnae association are as follows:
- A minimum of 5 initiated women of Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc. must be assembled to becoming chartered.
- Each petitioning Alumnae Association submits the following:
- Each petitioning member must complete the Alumnae Member Profile Form.
- A name for the Association. Alumnae Associations are named by geographical area (i.e. Chicago Metropolitan, or District of Columbia Metropolitan).
- A one-time Chartering Fee of $250.00
- Bylaws for the Alumnae Association. Modified bylaws must be sent each paperwork cycle.