LAKERS TOGETHER: Grand Valley is preparing for successful learning experiences when classes resume on Aug. 31. Learn more about the plan for fall in this handbook.
The mission of Gamma Phi Beta Sorority is to inspire the highest type of womanhood. Our vision is to build women of character who celebrate sisterhood and make a difference in the world around us. We promote lifelong commitment, intellectual and personal growth and service to humanity. We perpetuate our heritage as we commit to the growth of our Sorority. We foster enduring friendships. We advocate ethical behavior, respect, authenticity, accountability, and integrity. We aspire to excellence in all that we do.
Each member of Gamma Phi Beta has taken an oath to uphold the highest standards of womanhood. As individuals, we all strive to live Gamma Phi Beta's Core Values, Love, Labor, Learning, and Loyalty, in our daily lives. Living our Core Values demonstrates to the outside world what it means to be a Gamma Phi Beta.
Open Motto: Founded on a rock.
Founded Nationally: November 11, 1874, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York
Founded at Grand Valley: December 4, 2010
Symbol: Crescent moon
Colors: Brown and mode (adopted pink)
Flower: Pink Carnation
Magazine: The Crescent
National Philanthropies: Building Strong Girls through a partnership with Girls on the Run
Facility Management Excellence Award June 2016
Chapter of Excellence Award 2016
Outstanding New Member Award Winter 2015
Panhellenic Tea - Most Service Hours Award (2012)
McCormick Award 2012
GVSU Spirit of Service Award 2013-2014
Make a Difference Day Award 2013-2014
Most Community service hours in Panhellenic Community 2013-2014
New Member Programming Excellence Award Honorable Mention 2014
Founders Award 2015
Anchor Award 2015
Coat of Arms Award 2015
Lighthouse Award 2015
National Awards - Total and Quota buster recognition (2012), 5 Crescents in the Order of the Crescent recognizing overall excellence in twelve areas of chapter life
National Website: www.gammaphibeta.org
Chapter Website: http://etadelta.wix.com/gammaphi