Category Archives: Charity and Fundraising

Collegiate members need your support in their St. Baldrick’s Event

This year, the Georgia Tech chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon is participating in a nationwide philanthropy event sponsored by St. Baldrick’s Foundation for childhood cancer research. St. Baldrick’s funds more childhood cancer research grants than any other organization, second only to the

Jeff Burns Launches Southern Nice

My inspiration truly came from wanting to spread a positive message… Frater Jeff Burns has created Southern Nice, a line of casual apparel and accessories designed to appeal to all Southerners–natives, transplants and visitors–not just to those that fit the stereotype. “Southerners

Javi Heads to Japan for Relief Work

Woke up to my first aftershocks last night..a little nerve-racking when you’ve just spent the day viewing the potential for destruction that earthquakes possess. Frater Javier Fernandez has gone to Japan with the volunteer group All Hands. According to their

Joel Fehrman raises almost $5,000 in the Palmetto Peleton

Frater Joel Fehrman recently participated in the Palmetto Peloton Project’s Stars & Stripes Challenge in Greenville, South Carolina.  He was the top fundraiser overall with nearly $5,000 raised from 82 donors.  All in all, over 400 riders raised more than

Eric Broadwell starts Organization to Promote Bicycle-friendly Development

Eric Broadwell has started Be Bike Friendly to help train people in transportation and enforcement organizations that are developing transportation projects in the 5 E’s of bicycle friendliness:  engineering, education, evaluation, enforcement and encouragement.  The organization already has its first city