Eastern North Carolina Alumni Club Approved by Grand Council

LEBANON, TN – Sigma Pi Fraternity, International is proud to announce that the Petition to Charter submitted by the Eastern North Carolina Alumni Club has been approved by a vote of the Grand Council. The Eastern North Carolina Alumni Club becomes the newest chartered alumni group of Sigma Pi.

The undergraduate and alumni membership now have a valuable resource in Eastern North Carolina. They will help to reconnect alumni who may have lost touch with the Fraternity. The Alumni Club will work to rekindle the spirit of brotherhood among alumni members in the area, as well as allow for networking opportunities. It will recreate the beneficial friendships that are so vital to the personal and financial growth of our members. Membership in the Alumni Club is open to all alumni in good standing, regardless of chapter, who live and work in the area.

Those interested in joining the Eastern North Carolina Alumni Club sigmapialumniecu@gmail.com or call President Shane Ray (East Carolina ’93) at 919-414-9407.

“We are excited to formally establish The Eastern North Carolina Alumni Club of Sigma Pi Fraternity, International,” said Secretary John R. Ingram III (East Carolina ’13). “This alumni association, originally centered on Eta-Kappa Chapter at East Carolina University, demonstrates our continued commitment to our brotherhood, fellow alumni, and our local communities. We have and will continue to support our undergraduate chapters in an effort to promote scholarship, service, and friendship for it is our belief that these ideals are the ultimate investment opportunity, now and in the future. From the glory of the beloved Greenhouse, to the time of the Dirty Dozen, to Elizabeth Street and beyond, the spirit of Eta-Kappa has stood the test of time. This spirit, not limited by our days spent at East Carolina, has forged relationships that will last a lifetime. We welcome our fellow North Carolina brothers to celebrate with us as we move forward, in support of our undergraduate chapters and local communities.

About Sigma Pi Fraternity, International

Sigma Pi Fraternity was founded in 1897 at Vincennes University, in Vincennes, Indiana. Our Executive Office is located in Lebanon, Tennessee. The Fraternity is one of the top men’s collegiate organizations in North America, with more than 120 active chapters and colonies in the United States and Canada. With over 100,000 alumni and 5,000 undergraduates; our men strive for excellence by living our core values to promote fellowship, develop character and leadership, advance heightened moral awareness, enable academic achievement, and inspire service. Sigma Pi is the only Greek-letter organization with an international service program, The ACE Project, specifically designed to give back to our host institutions.