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Chapter Of The Year Programs


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Chapter Of The Year Programs

  1. 1. Chapter Programs of the Year______________________________________________________________________________<br />Presented By:<br />Jose Marroquin<br />Midwest Regional Vi ce Chair<br />National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations<br /><br />
  2. 2. Agenda<br />Why Programming?<br />Planning <br />Advertising<br />Financial<br />Co-Sponsorship<br />Socials<br />Community Service<br />Philanthropy<br />Fundraisers<br />Educational<br />Cultural<br />Academics<br />Political Consciousness<br />Importance of Documenting<br />Question and Answer Session<br />
  3. 3. Why Programming?<br />Face of the fraternity to the campus<br />Great Recruitment tool<br />Plus, it is a national requirement<br />
  4. 4. Planning<br />Piss Poor Planning, Promotes Piss Poor Performance, Piss Poor Performance Promotes Pain<br />Should be done way in advanced<br />A program should be headed by one person then seek assistance from chapter, delegation is key to success<br />Few Quality Events is Better than A lot of poor events<br />
  5. 5. Advertising<br />Should be done at least 2 weeks prior to event<br />Do not just rely on facebook<br />Paper flyers are great just need to have a good design<br />Could use UV coated flyers during the beginning of the year <br />
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  9. 9. Financial<br />Should not be funded by the chapter<br />Most college campuses have a funding board<br />Seek corporate sponsorship <br />
  10. 10. Co-Sponsorship<br />Makes programming a lot easier<br />Should not be with just Greeks, network outside i.e LASO<br />Seek out campus units and faculty <br />
  11. 11. Socials<br />Do not just rely on club events<br />Can be a great tool to break the ice with other orgs.<br />Examples: Greek Sips, potlucks, outings i.e bowling<br /> <br />
  12. 12. Community Service<br />Should not be confused by philanthropy events<br />Majority of the events should be within the Latino Community and not be “mainstream greek” type event i.e clean up the highway<br />Examples: High School Mentorship, translation for immigrant community, Tutoring<br />
  13. 13. Philanthropy<br />American Heart Association <br />Support National Drives<br />Chapter should establish their own philanthropy i.e. scholarship<br />
  14. 14. Fundraisers<br />Should be the most emphasized programming<br />Be Creative!!!!!<br />Examples: Lambda Tuck-Ins, Crush Can<br />
  15. 15. Educational <br />Reach out to professors!!!<br />Should be of topic of interest to the campus community<br />Examples: Young Lords of NY and Chicago, Ciudad Juarez Murders<br />
  16. 16. Cultural<br />Get out of your comfort zone!!! Explore other cultures besides your own<br />You can tie in other programming to this<br />Examples: Dance exchange with another cultural group, giving away morir sonando<br />
  17. 17.  Academics<br />Study Hours should be mandatory<br />Workshops i.e resume, grad school prep<br />Meeting with college dean to set a graduation plan<br />
  18. 18. Political Consciousness<br />Fraternity was based on this, yet many chapters put less emphasis on this <br />Many ways to be involved on campus, community, nationally<br />Examples: Campus racism, Latino Registration Drive, Dream ACT, immigration<br />
  19. 19. Importance of documenting<br />Pictures should be taken at every event along with a 1pg summary of event<br />Helps future lines<br />Don’t have to reinvent the wheel<br />Serve as a recruitment tool<br />
  20. 20. Question and Answer Session<br />
  21. 21. Contact Info<br />Jesse Palencia<br />Email:<br />Phone Number: 312-320-4202<br />I am also on facebook and myspace<br />