|Welcome to Texas Gamma Sigma Chapter of|
|Alpha Delta Kappa International Honorary Educators Sorority|
Mission and Goals
|The Texas Chapter of Gamma Sigma began in August, 1970 in Arlington, Texas Back to top|
|Mission and Goals|
Texas Gamma Sigma's Mission is to Share the Gift which lights the way to Alpha Delta Kappa Involvement.
|Giving through altruistism and increased growth Opportunities.
Innovativative ways to raise funds for Scholarship and Altruism.
Totally committed to World Understanding Through monthly programs and fraternal education
|Altruism--Sharing a Gift of Alpha Delta Kappa
During the 2001-2003 biennium, there have been 1,803,668 hours of service, $3,974,855 in monetary gifts, $1,698,725 in scholarships; toal altruistic monetary gifts totaled $9,122,027.
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|Lamar Library Early Childhood Book Collections|
|State AltruismProject- American Heart Association|
|Hat Making Day for Cancer Patients
School Supplies for Mission Arlington
Christmas Shoeboxes for Arlington Night Shelter children
State Altruistic Project
International Altruistic Projects - St. Jude Children's Hospital and the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer FoundationBack to top
|Fall, 2009 District 1 Founder's Day Luncheon
Cost TBD, Registration 11:00 AM, Lunch 11:30 AM, Location: TBD
October--Alpha Delta Kappa Month
Spring, April 18 2009 Spring Luncheon for District 1
|Meetings at 7 PM, except for auctions (6:30 pm) and brunch (10:30)|
|October, 2009 Program Founders' Day Celebration/ ADK Month|
|December, 2009 Meeting: Hostess- All sisters bring auction item and a refreshment to share. Also encourage guests to attend. Program: Katheryne Lewis Winter Auction
|January, 2009 Meeting Dinner out|
|January, 2009 Brunch: Hostess- Program-Anne Sanford Inductee Brunch 10:30 am
co-hostesses: All Gamma Sigma Sisters Please invited prospective members.
|February 9, 2009 Meeting: Hostess- Program-Initiation of new members|
|March, 2009 Spring Break Gathering Time: TBA Location: TBA|
|April 13, 2009 Meeting: Hostess- Program: Katie Stewart Spring Auction
Co-hostesses: all Gamma Sigma Sisters - bring an auction item (or two) and a refreshment to share.
|April 18, 2009 District 1 Spring Luncheon Location:
|May 11, 2009 Meeting: Hostess: Susan Hall Program: Conservation Co-hostesses: TBA
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|Local Chapter Scholarship
Students completing their last year of education courses/student teaching, use the link above to print & send completed form to Kathy Smith, 5407 Jason Drive, Arlington, Texas 76016-2953 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For ADK members attending conferences, workshops, etc:
Send above completed form for Mini-MET to State President by Feb. 25th.
Regional Level--applications are available from S.C. Regional Scholarship Chairman. January 31st is the deadline for submitting the Regional Professional Development Scholarship Application. Mini-scholarships are due October 15 for activities that will occur from November thru April, and February 15 for activities that will occur from April thru November.
District Level District 1 ADK Scholarship Application that can be used for college tuition, workshops or seminars. Please send downloaded application completed to -----.
| International Website International 2009 Convention: Greensboro, North Carolina
State Website State 2010 Convention: Dallas, Texas
District 1 Website
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|Questions? Send email to: email@example.com|