TKE News

10/22/2014 |

On Saturday, November 22, supporters in more than 65 communities across the country will participate in the annual St. Jude Give thanks. Walk. This exciting event helps raise funds to support the lifesaving mission of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. With a five-year, $1 million pledge, Tau Kappa Epsilon is all in! 

Last year, TKE Nation raised more than $45,000 during the St. Jude Give thanks. Walk. This year, we hope to soar past that number and make this a year to remember. It is going to take every Frater from every campus to make an impact.

You can sign up by visiting the Tau Kappa Epsilon dedicated St. Jude webpage by clicking here.

Register your team today! 

Registration and participation is simple:

  1. Follow the URL: CLICK HERE

  2. Click: Participate in an event
  3. Select a community near you
  4. Register a team or join an existing group
  5. Raise as much money as you can by utilizing Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
  6. Join the walk on Saturday, November 22

Register now to reserve your spot. Together, we can make a difference for the children of St. Jude.

For more information, please contact:

Alex Swenson
Programs and Events Manager
317.872.6533
aswenson@tke.org

10/21/2014 |

TKE Educational Foundation is proud to announce our state-of-the-art planned giving website! Designed with your interests in mind, this website explores the vehicles available for you to donate and benefit the Fraternity you cherish, enabling us to continue building Better Men for a Better World, while caring for your loved ones and lessening your tax burden for 2014 and beyond. Planned giving calculators help you determine the best way to give while at the same time caring for those you love. The calculators help demonstrate the increased impact of gifts such as trusts and annuities among others.

Estate planning doesn't have to be something to be avoided! The Online Wills Planner creates your private and secure account with helpful tips and tools you can share with your professional advisors when discussing how a bequest to the Foundation could benefit your estate.

Sign up for e-newsletters with the latest financial news from Washington, and let us know if you are a financial services professional with experience in gift planning: Tekes living in your area need your expertise!

Click here to learn more about the ways you can benefit Tau Kappa Epsilon.

Planned gift options include:

  • Bequest
  • Gift of Retirement Assets
  • Gift of Stock and Bonds
  • Charitable Remainder Trust
  • Charitable Lead Trust
  • Gift Annuity
  • Life Insurance
  • Business Assets
  • Personal Assets

For more information, or to indicate that you have a planned gift to the Foundation in place, please contact:

Emily Garrott
Development Coordinator
317.872.6533 Ext. 246
EGarrott@tke.org

10/20/2014 |

INDIANAPOLIS - On September 24, Chief Executive Officer Donald E. Aldrich announced a mandatory eCompliance training to be completed by every collegiate member and candidate by October 24, 2014.

The Offices of the Grand Chapter would like to remind TKE Nation that all members and candidates who fail to complete the required eCompliance training in time are subject to membership removal. 

Every individual who has yet to complete the eCompliance training must log into http://ecompliance.tke.org using your MyTKE.org user name and password, watch the 3 videos, and pass the 10 question assessment. This process should take less than 20 minutes. If you do not know your user name or password, please use the forgot user name or password link on MyTKE.org. If you have any additional questions, please contact support@tke.org.

Chapters and colonies are not allowed to complete the training as a group. Each individual must complete the training himself. 

For more information, please contact:

Daniel Klopfenstein
Communications Specialist
317.872.6533 Ext. 252
DKlopfenstein@tke.org

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