ZETA OMICRON SCHOLARSHIP FUND

DEAR BROTHERS, FAMILY, & FRIENDS,

Please help grow the endowment base of the Zeta Omicron Scholarship Fund at the Sigma Chi Foundation, 501(c)(3), to $250,000.  We are currently awarding two annual $1,000 scholarships, one Fall and one Spring, to recipients who must be:

  • Loyal Active Members-In-Good-Standing of the Zeta Omicron Chapter of Sigma Chi;
  • Full-Time Undergraduate Students of NAU;
  • Leaders in Fraternity-University-Community;
  • Exemplary of the JORDAN STANDARDhttp://sigmachi.org/the-jordan-standard  

The two scholarships are:

The President John Oscar "J. O." Creager Fall Semester Scholarship ($1,000), named in honor of Sigma Chi Brother Dr. J. O. Creager, Ph.D., ARIZONA 1897, 1st Charter Member of Beta Phi Chapter at the University of Arizona, and
4th President of Northern Arizona University (1919-1920) [then Northern Arizona Normal School] "...who restored order and confidence to the campus after Dr. [President] Blome's [undeserved] ouster." Source:
library.nau.edu/speccoll/exhibits/first100/pres/creager.html

The Dr. George H. Yard, M.D. Spring
Semester Scholarsh
ip - $1,000, honoring Sigma Chi Brother
Dr. George Yard, M.D., ARIZONA 1953, 1st Chapter Advisor to both Sigma Chi Omega Colony and Zeta Omicron Chapter of Sigma Chi, native of Bisbee, Arizona, Past-Consul of Beta Phi Chapter at the University of Arizona, former director of the NAU Student Health Center [then Arizona State College], longtime northern Arizona physician-cattle rancher, founder of all alumni efforts to support Sigma Chi at NAU, hugely responsible for Zeta Omicron Chapter gaining its charter, and to whom Zeta Omicron Chapter's Petition-For-Charter was dedicated.
 
 
DONATE ONLINE view the yellow buttons to the upper right.  You can  "DONATE ANY AMOUNT NOW!"or "Choose a giving level".

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MAIL YOUR CHECK DIRECTLY TO:

Sigma Chi Foundation
Zeta Omicron Scholarship Fund #4648
Attn: Millie Peterson - Funds Coordinator
1714 Hinman Avenue
Evanston, IL  60201

Make your check payable to: Sigma Chi Foundation.
Write “Zeta Omicron Scholarship Fund #4648” on the check memo line.  The Sigma Chi Foundation will send to you an Official Gift Receipt for tax purposes.

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FOR NON-CASH/STOCKS/MUTUAL FUNDS/PLANNED-ESTATE GIVING, contact David Decker at cell# (602) 487-8160 ddecker@harvestmeat.com

For questions contact:  Dave Decker (602) 487-8160 -or- Wayne Connelley (602) 763-6924 wconnelley03@cox.net.


THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT, GENEROSITY & BROTHERHOOD.
 

“IN HOC SIGNO VINCES”  

The Zeta Omicron Scholarship Fund Trustees:      
David Eagleburger, NAU 1965 - Vice-Chair, Mesa    David Decker, NAU 1979 - Chair, Phoenix 
Bart Graves, NAU 1979 - Trustee, Phoenix     
Steve Shields, NAU 1980 - Secretary, Phoenix       
Wayne Connelley, NAU 1975 - Trustee, Phoenix
Ted Decker, NAU 1975 - Treasurer, Phoenix       
Ryan Cook, NAU 2016 - Trustee, Westlake Village, Calif.

 
The Zeta Omicron Scholarship Fund #4648 is a restricted fund for use only for the Zeta Omicron Chapter of Sigma Chi Fraternity at Northern Arizona University.  It is held by the Sigma Chi Foundation, a charitable and educational 501(c)(3) non-profit Illinois corporation founded in 1939.  ALL DONATIONS are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law (Federal Tax ID# 36-2208386).  ALL DONATIONS through MemberPlanet will be forwarded directly to the Fund at the Sigma Chi Foundation.  The Foundation will issue an Official Gift Receipt directly to the donor.  Your correct mailing address is important.  For the online convenience of using MemberPlanet, 4.4% 30 cents is added to each online donation. 
Thank you for your support. 
In Hoc Signo Vinces