Our Cardinal Principles

Leadership
Our chapter fosters leadership development for all of our bRHOthers through a variety of opportunities, including:
  • LEADS Personal Development Courses (Launch, Explore, Achieve, Discover, Serve)
  • Member-in-Charge at events
  • Committee Involvement
    • Blood Drive Committee
    • Rush Committee
    • Merit Badge University Committee
    • Active Motivation Committee
    • Fellowship Committee
    • Social Media Committee
    • Awards Committee
    • Merchandise and Fundraising Committee
    • National Service Week Committee
    • ...and much more!
  • Chapter Conferences
  • Parliamentary Procedure

 

Friendship
The purpose of our chapter's fellowship program is to help provide an environment that promotes everlasting friendships. These events include:
  • Pledge Active Picnic
  • Weekly Family Nights
  • Active Appreciation Week
  • Banquet/ Formal
  • Big Person/ Little Person
  • Speed Friending
  • Puppy Play Dates
  • Movie Nights
  • IM Sports
  • pRHOgressive Dinner
  • ...and much more!

 

Service
We are the nation's largest co-ed service fraternity. Our service branch focuses on four keys areas: service to the community, service to the campus, service to the Fraternity, and service to the Nation. In the spring of 2013, our chapter volunteered more than 14,000 service hours! Here is a short list of service projects and/or organizations we actively volunteer with:
  • Merit Badge University
  • Girl Scout University
  • Longhorn Halloween
  • Fall and Spring Blood Drives
  • Concho Community Garden
  • SureWalk
  • Inside Books
  • Austin Pets Alive!
  • ECC Food Pantry
  • Baldwin Elementary Carnival
  • Shatter Dreams Project
  • Capital Area Food Bank
  • Brown Santa
  • Adopt-an-Acre
  • ...and much more!