Lambda Pi - Chico, CA
Lambda Pi Alumni Association 80th Reunion, May 4, 2024,
Almendra Winery & Distillery- Durham, Save The Date!
What an exciting time in Chico last week for the Lambda Pi 79th Annual Reunion and meeting! The multi-generational show of brotherhood was outstanding. Thank you to all that attended. It was a good year for the Pi's.
We are building momentum for a Epic 80th reunion.
What we done.
- Increased brotherhood activity and interest, via regular email and social media communication
- Purchased Lambda Pi Branded Festival/Trade Show event tent.
- Sponsored and participated in the Chico Summer-Fest, 40+ Attendees. Local publicity
- Upgraded Saving Account. Increased interest income from $37.00 to $5,200 a year
- Raised more than $8,000 in donations for the Lambda Pi Alumni Scholarship Fund
- Awarded four $1,000 Scholarships to children and grandchildren of Lambda Pi
- Started International Pi Day. 3:14 Local Round Up. Free Alumni Happy Hour at the Oasis
- Distributed 30+ Lambda Pi Legacy Signs across the USA. Eight states, four bars so far......
- Provided free food and drink all reunion weekend. Maintained budget. Pi Shot Glasses given out
This Year & Stuff from Meeting
- Plan, promote and execute a first class 80th For now, no summer events are planned
- Work on updating our 23-year-old Articles of Association to better match our current status
- No Dues. Continue to request $100 annual donation for scholarship fund. January is Pledge Month
- Discussed recognition and transfer of 100k note to CSUC Seufferlein Sales Program on 10/24
- Efforts required to update and make accurate alumni membership roster and email list.
- We are digitizing stacks of old photos. Get em out of that shoe box! Send them to us for show at the 80th
- The BOG requests that we be informed when any member passes away. Post service info & send flowers
- We need more men willing to serve on the BOG. We have no problems! Meet once yr., 2hrs mo. Easy
- We will be providing a link for those who wish to purchase an official Green and White rugby jersey.
- Brothers, we are not getting any younger. The More the Merrier! And we can afford it! Wives, Barmaids, Little Sisters, kids, parents, fellow Greeks, CSUC alumni, scholarship kids, grandchildren, anyone who remembers Pioneer Week and pets are all invited to party with the Men of Lambda Pi! Loyalty Prevails!
Sharing the same year, 1926, with other luminaries like Jerry Lewis, Fidel Castro, and
Marilyn Monroe, Delbert Raby was born in his parents Grass Valley home. Del ended up
being raised in Chico and his character was formed from his parents nurturing, service-
oriented lifestyle centered around their Salvation Army ministry. "Doing the Most
Good" was his family's guiding principle...Read more