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KDChi announces Dr. Guadalupe Salazar as an honorary sister

KAPPA DELTA CHI SORORITY INC. WELCOMES DR. GUADALUPE SALAZAR OF FT. COLLINS, COLORADO AS HONORARY SISTER 

Contact: Gina Garcia Alger, KDChi VP of Public Affairs [email protected]

July 12, 2017 - Sisters, it is with pleasure that the Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc.'s National Membership Committee announces Dr. Guadalupe Salazar, Director of El Centro-based in Fort Collins, Colorado as an honorary sister. This distinction is an honor extended to the most extraordinary individuals across the nation. Nominated by KDChi’s Beta Eta Chapter at Colorado State University Fort Collins, Dr. Guadalupe Salazar was selected for her research, empowerment, and for her outstanding contributions to the Latinx community.

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KDChi inducts Ret. Marine Major General, Angie Salinas as an honorary sister

• For immediate release 6/11/16 - Gina Garcia, VP of Public Affairs

KAPPA DELTA CHI INDUCTS MARINE RETIRED MAJOR GENERAL AS AN HONORARY SISTER 

 

Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. is proud to announce and congratulate Retired Marine Major General, Angie Salinas on her induction as an honorary sister of Kappa Delta Chi while in Austin, Texas. The ceremony took place during the National Conference and was attended by national leadership and those in attendance.

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KDChi announces guest speaker for Natl Leadership Conference

 

For Immediate Release Feb. 17, 2016                               

Contact: Maggie Dominguez, Vice President Leadership Development

 

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A Compliment from Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc.

For Immediate Release July 7, 2015                               

Contact: Gina Garcia, Vice President of Public Affairs 

 

A COMPLIMENT FROM KAPPA DELTA CHI

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KDChi's 22nd Natl Conference a Success!

KAPPA DELTA CHI'S 22nd ANNUAL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE A SUCCESS

National Conference draws sisters from across the nation to learn from one another and to celebrate sisterhood  

For Immediate Release:

LUBBOCK, TX - Kappa Delta Chi's National Leadership Conference Committee is deserving of a restful break after successfully producing the 22nd annual KDChi National Leadership Conference.   

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KDChi's Natl Conference Guest Speaker Announced

Kappa Delta Chi Sorority is pleased to announce KDChi Alpha Chapter Alumni, Dr. Lisa Ramirez, is the guest speaker for the national conference at our Emerald Gala in Seattle, Washington.

 

Photo courtesy: Tiffany Hopwood

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KDChi celebrated 25yrs in Lubbock, TX

KDChi Sisters Celebrate Homecoming in Lubbock, TX

 

Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. Celebrates 25th Anniversary at home in Lubbock, TX

Silver Horizon: Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present, Empowering the Future    

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Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. Celebrates 25th Anniversary at home in Lubbock, TX

Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. Celebrates 25th Anniversary at home in Lubbock, TX

Silver Horizon: Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present, Empowering the Future    

For Immediate Release:

(Lubbock, TX) Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. is proud to welcome coverage of our 21st annual conference to be held June 22-24, 2012 where the national organization was founded in Lubbock, Texas. The Overton Hotel and Conference Center will host over 230 sisters who will be in attendance and the excitement is building as each of our four founders will be there and are eager to mix and mingle with the ladies who've expanded the community service sisterhood nationwide. Sisters will be able to hear directly from them about why the sisterhood still resonates and means more to them now that a wave of positive change across our national communities has spread. They will also share their hopes for what they hope the organization will achieve over the next quarter century. Founder Irene Montoya Robinson says she's most excited about meeting the ladies who chose to be part of the organization she helped to spearhead and adds, "we are looking forward to hearing all of the wonderful stories of how KDChi sisters have impacted their communities."

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KDChi Celebrates 25th Anniversary in Lubbock, TX

Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. Celebrates 25th Anniversary at Lubbock, TX conference

Silver Horizon: Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present, Empowering the Future
 
  

For Immediate Release:

(Lubbock, TX) Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. is proud to announce details on our 21st annual conference to be held June 22-24, 2012 at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center in Lubbock Texas. With over 230 sisters attending, even more excitement is building as our four founders will all be in attendance. Sisters will be able to hear directly from them about why the sisterhood still resonates and means more to them now that a wave of positive change across our national communities has spread. Founder Irene Montoya Robinson says she too is excited about meeting the sisters and adds, "we are looking forward to hearing all of the wonderful stories of how KDChi sisters have impacted thier communites."

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Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. Announces Dolores Huerta to keynote Emerald Gala

Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. Announces Dolores Huerta to keynote Emerald Gala 

For Immediate Release:

May 31, 2011 (San Antonio, TX) Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. is proud to announce that Honorary Sister Dolores Huerta will be attending and participating in KDChi's 20th Annual National Conference being held on the weekend of June 3-5th in San Antonio, TX. Ms. Huerta will be delivering the keynote at the annual Emerald Gala Event on Saturday evening and will provide priceless guidance to our sisterhood on the topics of community service, sacrifice, and the importance of individual involvement to change our world for the better.

Ms. Huerta has dedicated her life to serving the community and it's betterment through political movement that affects Latinos nationwide. For that reason she was inducted at KDChi's Alpha Alpha Chapter at Wichita State University on September 30, 2005.

Huerta continues to be a powerful lobbyist and change maker who fights for the right of equal treatment for women, migrant farm workers and people of color nation wide. She is currently President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is "to inspire and motivate people to organize sustainable communities to sustain social justice."

The organization trains communities to self-advocate in the areas of Health and Safety, Education and Youth Development and Economic Justice.
Your friends and family are invited to purchase tickets to attend the Emerald Gala taking place on Saturday June 4th between 7-9pm at the Texas Ballroom at the Hilton San Anotnio Airport. Join the sisters of Kappa Delta Chi and experience the inspirational words of our amazing Kappa Delta Chi sister.

Tickets are $40 and can be purchased online at www.KappaDeltaChi.org by clicking on Emerald Gala tickets. Tickets are being sold until Wednesday June 1st at 8pm CST.  

Should you have any questions please contact Jessica Alarcon via e-mail  [email protected] or call 214-924-1375.

KDChi Sister Dolores Huerta to keynote at conference

Honorary Sister Dolores Huerta attending Conference!!

Kappa Delta Chi Honorary Sister Dolores Huerta, the co-founder of the United Farm Workers of America, will be presenting a workshop and will speak at the Emerald Gala.  Register soon for conference so you do not miss this special occasion. 
This year’s Convention Committee and the Chi Chapter of The University of Texas-San Antonio  is proud  to invite you to the 20th Annual National Leadership Conference entitled,  “Heart & Sol: The Keys of Success”.  Last year, the committee asked you to “Choose Your Path” and this year’s theme will equip our sisters with the tools needed to succeed now that they are on the path to success!  Once again, we will be offering 3 tracks (alumnae, ambassador, and collegiate) to best serve all classes of members.   The tracks will all take time to focus on 3 keys of success; preparation, passion, and perseverance.   The bright sol of San Antonio, TX will shine down on a weekend that is sure to provide summer fun and sisterly love to all who attend.  

KDChi Announces Date/location for 2011 Leadership Conference

Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc. Announces the Dates for the 2011 National Leadership Conference in San Antonio, TX

For Immediate Release:
(San Antonio, TX) Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Inc. is proud to announce the dates for the 20th Annual Leadership Conference set to take place on June 3-5 2011.

This annual event gives Kappa Delta Chi's members a chance to strengthen sisterhood, service the community and develop leadership qualities. Conference will be conducted at the Hilton San Antonio Airport, 611 NW Loop 410. 

 

Please save the date and make plans to attend the 20th Annual Leadership Conference.



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KDChi Convention 2010 Awards

Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc. - 2010 Leadership Convention Award Winners: 

Friday 6-25-10 Sisterhood Night Winners:

    • 1st Place: Lambda Chapter
    • 2nd Place: Eta Chapter
    • 3rd Place: Beta Chapter
    • Best Music: Eta Chapter
    • Best Attire: Alpha Zeta Chapter
    • Most KDChi Spirited: Alpha Kappa Chapter

Saturday 6-26-10 Service Luncheon:

    • Keynote Speaker: Melanie Rodriguez in “Response Ability”
    • President’s Volunteer Service Awards (72)
    • Outstanding Undergraduate Philanthropist: Amanda Mireles, Lambda
    • Philanthropic Excellence – Undergraduate Chapter: Lambda Chapter
    • Philanthropic Excellence – Alumna Chapter: Washington DC Alumnae Chapter
    • Convention Committee KDChi Service Spirit Awards:
      • Sindi Halvorson-Salazar
      • Leticia De La Rosa
      • Reba _____
      • Areli Vega
      • Erika Valdez
      • Elisa Gonzales
      • Celenne Rocha

Saturday Banquet:

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    • Keynote Speaker: Marie Longserre, Sante Fe Business Incubator
    • Best Active Member GPA: Andrea Meza, Lambda
    • Best Overall Chapter GPA: Xi Chapter
    • Most Improved Overall Chapter GPA: Rho Chapter
    • Marissa Merino Scholarship: April Ramirez, Eta
    • Academic Excellence – Undergraduate: Andrea Meza, Lambda
    • Academic Excellence – Graduate: Dora Garcia, Alpha Gamma
    • National Philanthropy – Most Money Raised: Iota Chapter
    • Outstanding Campus Leadership: April Ramirez, Eta
    • Outstanding Undergraduate Sister: Maria Gomez, Lambda
    • Outstanding Rising Professional: Sonia Buenrostro, Alpha Gamma
    • Outstanding Professional: Erika Ontiveros, Alpha Gamma
    • Advisor of the Year: Dr. Denna Sanchez, Alpha Gamma & Dr. Monica Rosas-Baines, Alpha Gamma
    • Alumna of the Year: Christine Ruiz, & Valerie Medrano, 
    • Board of Director Recognition Awards
      • Akisha Hernandez, National President, Beta Alumna
      • Ruby R. Hernandez-Alvarado, Chair, Zeta Alumna
      • Marrisa Ramirez-Ramos, Recorder, Delta Alumna
      • Veronica Leos-, Zeta Alumna
    • 5 Year Service Watches
      • Connie Ann Martinez, Alpha Beta
      • Sandy Yi-Davis, Beta
    • 10 Year Service Awards (to be awarded at a later time)
      • Amy Rodriguez, Nu
      • Marrisa Ramirez-Ramos, Delta
    • National Foundation Scholarships
      • Irene Montoya Scholarships (KDChi)
        • Veronica Sotelo, Tau
        • Eva Anaya, Sigma
        • Amalia Diego, Alpha Gamma
        • High School Scholarships
          • Alexandra Navarrete
          • Donna Garcia
          • Griselda Madrigal
          • Dionna Truong

Sunday 6-27-10 Closing Ceremonies:

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KDChi Leadership Convention 2010

Save the date: 

"CROSSROADS: CHOOSE YOUR PATH"
June 25-27, 2010 in Albuquerque, NM

 More info to come!


2009 National Leadership Convention

KAPPA DELTA CHI TO CONVENE FOR THE 18TH ANNUAL LEADERSHIP CONVENTION “BACK TO BASICS”

Dallas, TX – (May 26, 2009) Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc., a NALFO member organization, is pleased to announce its 18th Annual Leadership Convention to take place May 29-31, 2009 in Dallas, TX. This year's convention, "Back to Basics", will bring together over 200 of the most diverse and brightest group of young women in this country for a weekend of professional and educational growth. "This year we are getting Back to Basics and offer our sisters opportunities for personal and leadership development," said Akisha Hernandez, national president.

The Dallas/Fort Worth Alumnae Chapter and the Upsilon Chapter of Southern Methodist University will serve as hosts for the weekend. They have planned an exciting Convention that includes Dave Westol Owner and CEO of Limberlost Consulting who will provide a historical view Risk Management and Legal Issues, other sessions include personal safety classes, balancing KDChi with personal life and how to deal with chapter issues and much more.

The Annual Service Luncheon will be an opportunity for Kappa Delta Chi to come together and celebrate its achievements in the area of serving its communities. The event will include keynote speaker Patricia Leon-Guerrrero with Teach for America who will give us inspiration on service to the community and will feature the annual presentation of the Presidential Volunteer Service Awards. The American Cancer Society will also be present to engage members in service opportunities with the ACS Relay for Life.

The Annual Emerald Awards Gala will include keynote speaker, the Honorable Delia Garcia, Kansas State Representative and KDChi Alumnae. Rep. Garcia was named one of Wichita Magazine’s Most Influential Women this past March. She graduated from the Harvard University Executive Leadership Program with the National Hispana Leadership Institute and in 2008, she received the Matt Garcia Public Service National Award by the Mexican American Legal Defense & Education Fund [MALDEF] for her outstanding leadership and service to our community, as this award reflects an extraordinary dedication to the civil and human rights of all people.

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2008 Annual Leadership Convention Press Release

2008 Annual Leadership Convention Press Release

2008 Leadership Convention

2008 Leadership Convention Press Release

2007 National Conference

2007 National Conference

15th Annual National Conference

Kappa Delta Chi sisters from across the nation convened in Austin, TX June 9-11, 2006 for their 15th Annual National Conference. Non-delegates participated in the National Day of Service Event and sisters were honored at the Annual Emerald Awards Gala. Read More.