FIJI’s Around The World 2013, a venue party experience like none other. As many of you may know, the Philippines was struck with a typhoon affecting nearly 4 million people. On behalf of the theme for this event, a portion of the proceeds raised will go towards the disaster relief and rebuilding efforts. For more information regarding […]
After collecting more than 1,600 cans during this year’s Islander Week, the city of Moore, Oklahoma was struck by a devastating tornado. As a result, we changed our donation plans for our collected cans, and chose to contribute them to the relief effort. Brothers Brett McNevin, Jordan Opel, and Patrick Schoenberg drove for 22 hours straight to […]
Nationally, Kappa Alpha Theta is considered Fiji’s “sister sorority.” Therefore, we make sure to host special events with the ladies of Chapman Theta each semester. This spring, we had our annual Fiji and Theta car wash near campus, where we raised around $300 for Theta’s CASA philanthropy, as well as the Make-a-Wish foundation!
On April 6, Fiji hosted its fourth annual Purple Tie Affair for the Make-a-Wish Foundation. The event was held in Chapman University’s Sandhu Conference center and boasted more than 200 guests in attendance, including Phi Gams, alumni, parents, and more. The delicious three-course meal was accompanied with a speech from Tim Vorenkamp, a high school student who […]
The hills were alive with the sound of Fiji! In Chapman Greek Life’s annual Skit competition, our fraternity won first place with a performance of The Sound of Music. Led by Austin Huffman (’13) and Joey DeFelice (’15), our brothers dressed up as nuns, young children, German soldiers, raindrops on roses, whiskers on kittens, and more in […]
This January, our new Cabinet joined more than 500 Phi Gam brothers from across the United States and Canada in the 38th annual FIJI Academy. The conference, held every January in St. Louis, Missouri, helps give newly elected officers the tools they need to effectively lead their chapters. Our brothers participated in educational sessions relating to hosting […]
Over the summer, four of our cabinet members traveled to New Orleans for the 164th Ekklesia, an event held every two years where over 500 FIJI brothers from across the nation gather and discuss the bylaws and future of the Fraternity. The brothers spent four days at the event where they were able meet other brothers, go sightseeing, and even go […]