Lambda Pi Chi
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|Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad/Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc.|
April 16, 1988|
|Emphasis||La Cultura Latina, La Comunidad and La Hermandad|
|Vision statement||A lifetime network of Hermanas dedicated to empowering themselves and their communities.|
|Motto||La Hermandad Nunca Termina|
|Colors||Red, Gold, Black and White|
Grand Central Station|
P.O. Box 5122
New York, New York, USA
Lambda Pi Chi Sorority (ΛΠΧ) (also known as Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad/Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc.) is a Latina-based, but not Latina-exclusive Greek letter intercollegiate sorority founded on April 16, 1988 at Cornell University.
Founded at Cornell University in the late '80s by five women.
The organization is a member of the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO).
The first Latina-focused sorority founded at an Ivy League institution, Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad /Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc. was established on April 16, 1988 at Cornell University by Patricia Rivera, Maria Caban, Eva Marie Sosa, Migdalia Franklin and Dr. Irma Almirall-Padamsee.
Lambda Pi Chi currently has 22 Undergraduate Chapters and 9 Professional/Graduate Chapters:
Gamma Chapter- SUNY Albany
Delta Chapter- New York University
Zeta Chapter- Syracuse University
Eta Chapter- Wesleyan University
Theta Chapter- George Washington University
Kappa Chapter- Duke University
Mu Chapter- George Mason University
Xi Chapter- St. John's University
Omicron Chapter- University of Delaware
Pi Chapter- Letter reserved for Professional/Graduate chapters.
Rho Chapter- North Carolina State University
Sigma Chapter- Johns Hopkins University
Tau Chapter- Union College
Upsilon Chapter- Long Island University C. W. Post Campus
Phi Chapter- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chi Chapter- University of Chicago
Psi Chapter - St. Thomas Aquinas College
Omega Chapter- Reserved for deceased Hermanas
Professional/ Graduate Chapters
Pi Alpha- New York, NY
Pi Beta- Washington, DC
Pi Gamma- Miami, FL
Pi Delta- Upstate NY Region
Pi Epsilon- Rochester, NY
Pi Zeta- Southern California, CA
Pi Eta- New Jersey
Pi Theta- Boston, MA
Pi Iota- North Carolina
Pi Kappa- Long Island, NY
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