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Achievements



Community Service HIGHLIGHTS

First Latino-Oriented Greek Interest Group
to be established at an institution of Higher Learning in the City of Rochester - April 17th, 1993

- Meeting on Proposition 187 -
April, 1995 Co-sponsored with the Center for Student Transition and Support, this meeting focused on proposition 187. The controversial California legislation detains illegal aliens from receiving federal aid. The chapter held a panel discussion with several law experts from the Rochester area debating the pros and cons of the issue along with an emotional student body.

- Contribution to Saint Michael's Church -
Due to the great success of the Beta Chapter's RITmo Latino Dance in 1997, $1,000 was donated to Saint Michael's Church of Rochester, which was in the process of fund raising to aid in the building of a new roof. Furthermore, Hermanos also participatedin a walkathon that benefited this cause.

- Puerto Rican Festival of Rochester (August 8th-10th, 2003) -
Brothers of Lambda Alpha Upsilon Fraternity, Inc. (Alpha and Beta Chapter) volunteered their services for the weekend
Click here to visit the offical website of the PR Festival

- MESH 2003 Certificate of Appreciation -
Summer Program

- Puerto Rican Festival of Rochester (August 13th-15th, 2004) -
Brothers of Lambda Alpha Upsilon Fraternity, Inc. (Beta Chapter) volunteered their services for the weekend
Click here to visit the offical website of the PR Festival

- Puerto Rican Festival of Rochester (August 12th-14th, 2005) -
Brothers of Lambda Alpha Upsilon Fraternity, Inc. (Beta Chapter) volunteered their services for the weekend
Hermano Orlando Ortiz served on the Executive Board as the Volunteer Coordinator
Click here to visit the offical website of the PR Festival

- Honoring the Abuelitos (September, 2013) -
Brothers of Lambda Alpha Upsilon Fraternity, Inc. (Beta Chapter) volunteered their serves at St. Michael's Church in a festivity that honored the senior citizens in the Rochester community
City of Rochester, Hispanic Heritage Committee - Community Service Award - 2013