FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, May 31, 2019
Contact: Melina Angeles, Director of Member Operations
Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority Recognizes Texas Alumnae Chapter – Phi Epsilon
Chicago, IL — Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc. (Gamma Phi Omega) is pleased to officially recognize the Texas Alumnae Prospective Chapter (TAPC) as Phi Epsilon Alumnae Chapter! This marks the fifth alumnae chapter for the organization and the first alumnae chapter in the state of Texas.
Representatives for TAPC appeared before the National Board of Directors (NBOD), on May 19, 2019, to present an overview of programming, accomplishments, and challenges since the formation of the group in 2011. TAPC has provided its members with a network of supportive peers and opportunities for continued service and leadership beyond the collegiate years through programming that fulfills Gamma Phi Omega’s goals. Additionally, members of TAPC have served in leadership positions across the organization, including: Regional Directors, Undergraduate Chapter Mentors, and Process Team members for undergraduate intake. Finally, TAPC has provided, and continues to provide, instrumental support to the undergraduate chapters in the state of Texas.
As Phi Epsilon Alumnae Chapter, future plans include continued support of undergraduate chapters, chapter growth through recruitment of recent graduates and the initiation of future Phi Epsilon members through the graduate intake process, and continued impact in the various communities where they interact.
The NBOD looks forward to the continued growth and successes of Phi Epsilon Alumnae Chapter!
About Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc.
Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc., is a Latina-oriented organization founded on the campus of Indiana University April 17, 1991. Gamma Phi Omega strives to unite sisters in the principles of achieving academic excellence, serving the communities in which we live and learn, preserving the sacred bond of sisterhood among women, and uplifting and advancing a cultural awareness among Latinos and those in our global communities. Gamma Phi Omega is committed to the values of diversity and inclusion in order to attain and maintain excellence within our sisterhood providing women an equal opportunity without regard to race, age, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status or disability. Gamma Phi Omega is a proud member of the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations.