Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women educators dedicated to educational excellence, altruism and world understanding.
To give recognition to outstanding women educators.
To build a fraternal fellowship among women in the field of education which will add to their effectiveness in the promotion of excellence in education.
To promote high standards of education and thereby strengthen the status and advancement of the education profession.
To promote educational and charitable projects and activities, to sponsor scholarships, to further and maintain worthy standards in the field of education and to cooperate with worthy community programs relating to education and charities.
To contribute to world understanding, goodwill, and peace through an international fellowship of women educators united in the ideals of education.
More than 33,000 women educators around the world have discovered the many opportunities provided by membership in Alpha Delta Kappa — opportunities for recognition of their commitment to educational excellence, for personal and professional growth and for collectively channeling their energies toward the good of their schools, communities, the teaching profession and the world.
Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, Alpha Delta Kappa has more than 1,300 chapters located in towns and cities in every state in the U.S., and around the world in Australia, Canada, Jamaica, Mexico and Puerto Rico.
Membership, which is honorary and based on peer recognition, provides a wealth of opportunities for leadership development and networking through workshops, training sessions, conferences and conventions. But, perhaps the greatest opportunity Alpha Delta Kappa provides is the opportunity to make a difference. Around the world, Alpha Delta Kappa members combine their energies and talents to enrich their lives and the lives of others through thousands of heartwarming, community-based altruistic projects.
Alpha Delta Kappa
International Honorary Organization
for Women Educators
1615 W 92nd St
Kansas City, MO 64114
FAX (816) 363-4010
Illinois Tornado Relief
We have learned that many of our Illinois sisters were affected by the recent tornadoes. The
worst report was from Alpha Tau member Elaine Hullinger who lost
everything. Illinois S/P/N President Lu Crawford is asking for
assistance for Elaine and family. If you can assist, gift cards for
restaurants or major stores are suggested. Kay Griepentrog has agreed
to be the contact person so please send donations or gift cards to her.
Kay is at 1105 Pepper Tree Lane, Eureka, IL 61530. Tax deductible
donations may also be made through the Alpha Delta Kappa Foundation . . .
(specify Illinois or Elaine Hullinger in the subject line.)
Click here to donate online and type "Illinois Tornado Relief" in
the notes box or you can send a check to Headquarters (made payable to
the Alpha Delta Kappa Foundation) and designate "Illinois Tornado
Relief" in the memo line. International Headquarters will then forward
the donations to the Illinois state treasurer. Donations are
tax-deductible for members in the U.S. when made through the Alpha Delta
Colorado Flood Relief
have learned that many of our Colorado sisters were affected by the
September rains. A school in the Boulder area, Crestview, experienced an
80 percent loss and the students are being bussed to other area
schools. In the Loveland area the loss was even greater. Personal home
loss as well as school damages were reported. Colorado has an
established relief fund.
Click here to donate online and type "Colorado Flood Relief" in the notes box or you can send a check to Headquarters (made payable
to the Alpha Delta Kappa Foundation) and designate "Colorado Flood
Relief" in the memo line. International Headquarters will then forward the donations to the Colorado state treasurer. Donations are tax-deductible for members in the U.S. when made through the Alpha Delta Kappa Foundation.
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Constructing a school for Juanjui, Peru.
Total collected as of 7/4/2013: $50,000.00+