Central Iowa Alumnae Panhellenic Association

August Newsletter

Join us for our August event

Read Bike Run: On the Trail for Literacy

Friday, August 7 at 6pm

Colby Park Trail & Pavilion
6900 School Street, Windsor Heights

Reach Out and Read Iowa, in partnership with the City of Windsor Heights, invites you to this free, fun-filled family event for children of all ages and abilities. Bring your gently-used books to donate to the Windsor Heights New Little Free Library and Reach Out and Read Iowa.

The evening includes a Family Run Ride/Walk on the Colby Bike Trail, face painting, giveaways, story tellers, and music. The evening will conclude with the final Windsor Heights 2015 Summer Movie Night, featuring Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.

Invite family and friends to this event and consider volunteering!

Sign up to participate in the 20K bike ride or the 5K run here.

If you're interested in volunteering, please complete the form here and email to

Learn more and RSVP on the Facebook event page.

Pedal for Panhel Fun

We had a great time at our Pedal for Panhel social in July. Thanks to all the ladies who attended! It was fun to meet new faces and celebrate our Greek sisterhood.

Going Greek - Sorority Formal Recruitment Registration Open

Encourage students headed to school this fall to check out sorority formal recruitment. Here are the links to recruitment registration at these schools:

Iowa State University - August 14-20
University of Iowa - August 27-30 and September 4-7
Drake University - September 9-13
University of Northern Iowa - September 9-13
Simpson College - Fall semester

Sorority Experience Resource for Women & Parents

Great resources for young women and their parents who are considering Greek life are available from the National Panhellenic Conference - and These websites include accurate information about joining a sorority and the recruitment process. Share these resources with any students or parents you know who may be considering sorority life.

Also, follow these resources on social media for great insight:
The Sorority Life Facebook
The Sorority Life Facebook
The Sorority Life Twitter
The Sorority Life Twitter
Sorority Parents Blog
Sorority Parents Blog

Upcoming Events: Save the Dates!

Read, Bike, Run event
Colby Park Trail & Pavilion
Windsor Heights
Friday, August 7 at 6pm

Join us for a night of literacy and sisterhood at this event coordinated by Reach Out and Read Iowa. Find more information here.
ISU Greek Alumni Reception
ISU Alumni Center
Friday, October 30
at 5:30pm

Join us at the Iowa State University Greek Alumni Alliance event before the Homecoming Pep Rally. Hickory Park dinner and a cash bar will be available. ISU alumni and friends of ISU are welcome! Stay tuned for more information.

We have many more fun events planned for the rest of the year. Stay tuned for more details!

Current Member Organizations

CI APA Current Members Include:
(Current members have paid annual dues)
Alpha Chi Omega*
Alpha Delta Pi*
Alpha Gamma Delta*
Alpha Phi*
Alpha Sigma Alpha*
Delta Delta Delta*
Delta Gamma*
Delta Zeta
Gamma Phi Beta*
Kappa Alpha Theta*
Kappa Delta*
Kappa Kappa Gamma*
Sigma Kappa*
Zeta Tau Alpha

*charter members
We welcome other NPC groups to join!

If your group is not represented or if you know of other NPC groups in the area who could join, please contact Barb Cannon at

Panhellenic Creed

We, as Fraternity Women, stand for service through the development of character inspired by close contact and deep friendship of individual fraternity and Panhellenic life.

The opportunity for wide and wise human service, through mutual respect and helpfulness, is the tenet by which we strive to live.

Central Iowa Alumnae Panhellenic Association Email
Central IA Alumnae Panhellenic Association Facebook
National Panhellenic Conference Facebook
National Panhellenic Conference Twitter
National Panhellenic Conference Website
National Panhellenic Conference YouTube
National Panhellenic Conference Blog

President: Barb Cannon,
Alpha Phi
Vice President: Lynne Rockers,
Kappa Alpha Theta
Treasurer: Linda Leave,
Alpha Gamma Delta
Secretary: Tabatha Cruz,
Alpha Delta Pi

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