Category Archives: Circle of Sisterhood News

Meet a few of our Trek Participants!

July 17th begins the adventure of a lifetime as 13 college students and two alumnae represent the Circle of Sisterhood Foundation by traveling to Senegal to break ground on a school to educate girls in rural Africa. It’s the end … Continue reading

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Could I have imagined? A message from our Founder.

If a girl follows the path laid down by poverty, she’ll leave school and enter marriage.  As a girl mother, an unskilled worker, and an uneducated citizen, she’ll miss out on the opportunity to reach her full human potential.  And … Continue reading

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Encouraging Philanthropy in Children

My daughter, Avery, and I sat this morning pooling change and dollar bills for a school fundraiser. She was insistent that I match her giving (something we do with her savings account and other good financial choices) and I sat … Continue reading

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Spring Grants Announced!

Thanks to a successful academic year of fundraising efforts from our supporting schools, the Circle of Sisterhood Foundation can announce another roster of grant recipients.  Please follow this blog for detailed information about each organization and the projects the money … Continue reading

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Update on The Trek: Announcing Collegian Participants!

From July 17th – 24th, 2013, representatives will travel on behalf of Circle of Sisterhood to West Africa to break ground on a school. These representatives must have the willingness to sacrifice time, amenities and comfort in exchange for a life … Continue reading

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BIG News Out of Missouri!

On Tuesday, April 30, 2013, the University of Missouri Panhellenic Association and Circle of Sisterhood welcomed Ginny Carroll. At the event, the Panhellenic Association announced a $20,000 donation to Circle of Sisterhood and committed to building a school in an … Continue reading

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One Student’s Story

My Circle of Sisterhood story starts very much, in a selfish turn of events, with myself. As collegiate women, we face adversities of many kinds each day. And it is often true that the women who seem the strongest are … Continue reading

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