Philanthropy

Volunteering can provide opportunities for Sisters to make a difference, use a unique skill or talent, and develop professional experiences and contacts. Over the years, Alpha Sigma Kappa has demonstrated the importance of philanthropic commitment to the community.

Our Chapter's main philanthropic initiative is Charity: Water. It is a "non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations.

Other philanthropies we have been involved in include:

World AIDS Day
Relay for Life
Walk for Lupus Now
Computer Mania Day
Race for the Cure
Mayor's Believe in our Schools
Blood Drives
Bone Marrow Registration
Moveable Feast
Assorted other UMBC philanthropic events

 

Campus Involvement

Our sisters are not only a part of ASK but also heavily involved the campus community. Some of the organizations our sisters are involved with include:

Asian Student Connection (ASC)
Campus Crusade for Christ
Center for Women and Information Technology (CWIT)
Community Action Board (CAB)
Conversation Partner Program
Filipino American Student Association (FASA)
Freedom Alliance
Golden Key International Honour Society
Honors College
Information Systems Council of Majors (ISCOM)
Kappa Theta Epsilon - The Cooperative Education Honor Society
Lutheran and Episcopal Campus Ministries
Major Definition (Hip-Hop Dance Troupe)
Omicron Delta Kappa - The Honors Society for Leadership
Pakistani Student Association (PakSA)
Peer Health Advocates
Pre-Medical Society
Pre-Pharmacy Society
Pre-Veterinary Society
Psi Chi - Psychology Honor Society
Psychology Council of Majors (PCOM)
Residential Life
Residential Student Association
Science, Information Technology, and Engineering (SITE) Scholars
Student Government Association (SGA)
Tau Sigma - National Honor Society
Tea Empire
Tau Beta Pi - Engineering Honors Society