LAE Phone-a-thon

Lambda Alpha Epsilon maintains several funds for scholarship, education and leadership programming, operations, and long term savings. The funds are listed below. With the exception of the “Don Farkouh/ Mark Hier Memorial Leadership School Scholarhip Fund”, all donations can be made by check to LAE (see directions with each fund) or by donations through paypal (a 3% surcharge is applied). For donations to “Don Farkouh/Mark Hier Memorial Leadership School Scholarhip Fund” see the directions below on how to contact the National SAE office to donate. If you decide to donate by check (which is recommended as 100% of your donation makes it to LAE), please use this form and send to:

Lambda Alpha Epsilon, Inc
c/o Mark Murdoch
24 Gulf Road
Somers, CT 06071

 
 

We are calling alumni April 2-4, 2017. Look for random phone numbers between 7-9 pm! It will an undergrad calling to catch you up and to solicit your support.

You can use PayPal by clicking on one of the buttons below the description of our funds.

General Operation Fund

The purpose of the general operating fund is to provide additional funding to the operations of LAE. Operations include subsidizing the renting of the chapter house to undergraduates, maintenance and improvement of property, subsidizing the cost of alumni functions and administration costs, and contributions to the Lions Fund. The Lions fund is the long terms savings fund of the chapter. The purpose of this fund is to provide funding for major house improvements and potentially a new chapter house. The Lions Fund's growth can be seen here. Donations to this fund are not tax deductible. Checks should be made out to “Lambda Alpha Epsilon” or you can donate online.

Don Farkouh/Mark Hier Memorial Scholarship Fund

This fund has been created in memory of Brothers Don Farkouh and Mark Hier. These two brothers died in a tragic automobile accident in March 1989. The purpose of this fund is to annually award scholarships to undergraduate members of the New York Epsilon Chapter. Scholarships will be awarded based on financial need, fraternity participation, campus and community service, and scholastic achievement. Donations to this fund are tax deductible as described in section 170(c)(4) of the IRC Code. Checks should be made out to “Don Farkouh/Mark Hier Memorial Scholarship Fund” or you can donate online.

Stewart (“Skeeter”) Guild Memorial Scholarship Fund

The fund has been created in memory of Brother Stewart “Skeeter” Guild. Brother Guild died in a motorcycle accident in March 1993. The purpose of this fund is to annually award scholarships to undergraduate members of the New York Epsilon Chapter. Scholarships will be awarded based on financial need, fraternity participation, and the ability to exemplify the spirit of a True Gentleman. Donations to this fund are tax deductible as described in section 170(c)(4) of the IRC Code. Checks should be made out to “Stewart Guild Memorial Scholarship Fund” or you can donate online.

James Michael Joly Zeal Fund

This fund has been created in memory of Brother James Michael Joly, who lost his life due a fall- related brain injury in January 2011, in order to remember his contributions to the chapter and with the hope that others will follow his lead in dedication to the ideals of the True Gentleman. The purpose of the fund is to grant annual tuition scholarships to Sigma Alpha Epsilon’s National Leadership School to undergraduate members of the New York Epsilon Chapter.  The James Michael Joly Zeal Fund Committee may annually choose to support alternative education initiatives that are also reflective of and commemorate James’ spirit, character, and life. The fund’s purpose is to provide support to educational initiatives, with a focus on initiatives that correspond to James’ passion for promoting the development of individual leaders and improving the collective responsibility of the undergraduate members of the New York Epsilon Chapter that are attending Rensselaer. Donations are tax deductible as described in section 170(c)(4) of the IRS Code. Checks should be made out to "James Michael Joly Zeal Fund" or you can donate online.

Don Farkouh/Mark Hier Memorial Leadership School Scholarhip Fund (Sigma Alpha Epsilon Foundation Chapter Endowment Fund #3350)

The Fund has been created in memory of these two Brothers who died in a tragic automobile accident in March 1989. This Fund is administered as a Chapter Endowment Fund (#3350) to help fund the tuitions of undergraduate delegates to the John O. Moseley Leadership School or projects and/or endeavors deemed "wholly educational in nature." As long as the fund remains above a minimum of $5000, disbursements may be made. Donations may be made online at the SAE website or by calling Nanci Gasiel at 800-233-1856, extenstion 209. Be sure to direct the donation to the "Don Farkouh/Mark Hier Memorial Leadership School Scholarship Fund (Chapter Endowment Fund #3350)."

 

General Operating Fund

Don Farkouh/Mark Hier Memorial Scholarship Fund

Stewart "Skeeter" Guild Memorial Scholarship Fund


James Michael Joly Zeal Fund

Phonathan Donors of 2016 (as of 9/30/2016)

Donors of >$500 (13 for Total of $9,058)


Ronald Byer (1955)
Robert Athanasiou (1962)
David Colten (1972)
Jonathan Witter (1982)
Eric Wenberg (1988)
Erik Aarts (1989)
Michael Weiner (1989)
David Lowe (1990)
Christopher Jeffers (1992)
Robert Filbey (1994)
Matthew Jeffers (1995)
Mark Wilensky (1995)
James Kennedy (1996)


Donors of $250-$499 (21 for Total of $5,734)


Robert Fopeano (1951)
James Owens (1968)
Kenneth Watson (1968)
Michael Quan (1970)
Robert Vaughan (1972)
Paul Shanahan (1980)
Carlos Hidalgo (1982)
Kevin Neumann (1982)
Eric Saenger (1986)
David Gutmann (1990)
Pedro Riveros (1993)
William Valls (1993)
Andrew Drazic (1994)
Christopher Downey (1996)
Michael Szczepanski (1999)
Nicholas Mandelenakis (2001)
Peter Marafioti (2001)
Stephen Finkle (2003)
Kurt Spiegel (2004)
Benjamin Meyer (2005)
Rory Arredondo (2008)


Donors of $100-$249 (75 for Total of $9,134)


Douglas Porto (1952)
Stephen Ruggles (1954)
John Busse (1963)
Thomas Katra (1963)
John Steinhoff (1964)
John Decker (1965)
Robert Dorsch (1965)
David Hoffman (1966)
Ronald La Pointe (1966)
Richard Miller (1966)
Andrew Morawski (1966)
Charles Learoyd (1967)
C. Peter Smith (1967)
Robert Wayne (1967)
David Bischoff (1968)
Joseph Gil (1968)
Steven Seelinger (1968)
Robert Whitby (1968)
Jerome Kunkel (1969)
Robert Peters (1969)
Peter Riba (1969)
Daniel Phillips (1970)
James Pluta (1970)
Michael Jiminez (1972)
Thomas Morgan (1972)
Robert Olsson (1975)
Thomas Stumpf (1976)
R. William Berg (1978)
John Bischoff (1978)
Frank Parlini (1978)
Charles Cassidy (1980)
David Ho (1980)
George Earle (1982)
Andrew Ford (1982)
A. Lester Hoogeveen (1982)
William Fahey (1983)
Timothy Powell (1983)
Mark Davis (1984)
Mark Murdoch (1984)
Stanley Dahl (1985)
Russell Haynal (1985)
Mark Lepofsky (1985)
Jeffrey Wilcox (1985)
John Beaudoin (1986)
Douglas Hunter (1987)
Thomas Irick (1990)
Robert Steele (1990)
Brent Oberlin (1992)
Michael Auren (1994)
Richard Chiafolo (1995)
Dan Gaur (1995)
Charles Taylor (1995)
Rene Gonzalez (1996)
Richard Raymond (1998)
Francisco Ferrer (1999)
Carlton Jarvis (1999)
Nathan Spillane (2003)
Nishal Narechania (2004)
Peter Manoogian (2005)
Cary Klemm (2007)
Anthony Guidarelli (2009)
Stephen Knapp (2009)
Jeffrey Sangillo (2009)
Andrew Brooks (2010)
Jim Croke (2010)
Nick Profita (2010)
James Aram (2011)
Aaron King (2011)
John Hennessey (2012)
Kyle Moise (2012)
Benjamin Clemence (2013)
Paul Detwiler (2014)
Dante Gizzi (2015)
Paul Koetke (2015)
Dylan Quinn (2015)


Sustaining Donors (39 for Total of $1,575)


Joseph Mosca (1952)
Richard Schmidt (1956)
Gordon Wenner (1956)
Arthur Mason (1961)
Robert Shaffer (1964)
Robert Mazzaferro (1967)
Russell Surveyer (1968)
Frederick Herpel (1969)
Richard Randall (1969)
John Fietze (1970)
James Bischoff (1975)
Paul McGuire (1980)
Thomas Sayuk (1980)
Daniel Buechler (1981)
Jon Hall (1983)
Roderick Kunz (1983)
Donald Birks (1987)
Joseph Mannino (1991)
Joe Zaremski (1994)
Scott Gaillard (2001)
Daniel Wilkens (2001)
Bradley Howe (2003)
Blessen Kurian (2004)
Michael Campanelli (2006)
Manuel Severino (2007)
Mike Holihan (2008)
Bryan Michalis (2009)
Ray Nassar (2009)
Richard Tenure (2009)
Michael Walker (2009)
Derek Cheng (2011)
John O'Neil (2012)
Jason Dubois (2014)
Christopher Girard (2014)
Ian Halter (2014)
Keegan Mik (2014)
Jordan Stambler (2014)
Colin Steifel (2014)
Josh Moriarty (2015)


Top Ten Classes in Donations


1995 - $1,837
1982 - $1,825
1990 - $1,550
1972 - $1,100
1968 - $1,100
1992 - $1,100
1989 - $1,000
1988 - $1,000
1996 - $990
1994 - $950


Top Ten Classes in Phonathon Participation


1968 - 41.18%
1983 - 36.36%
1972 - 36.36%
1982 - 35.29%
1980 - 33.33%
1956 - 33.33%
1969 - 31.25%
1967 - 30.77%
1966 - 30.77%
2009 - 26.92%



General Operating Fund

Don Farkouh/Mark Hier Memorial Scholarship Fund

Stewart "Skeeter" Guild Memorial Scholarship Fund


James Michael Joly Zeal Fund

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