Our Association's Foundation

The Dallas Alumnae Association Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation, Inc. was established in 1984, and is responsible for receiving and distributing funds raised through Kappa Tablescapes and administering the Nancy K. Moses Scholarship.

The Dallas Alumnae Association Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation, Inc. is organized and operated exclusive for charitable purposes under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS Code.

Kappa Tablescapes
Kappa Tablescapes is an annual event sponsored by the Dallas Alumnae Association of Kappa Kappa Gamma.  The event brings local designers, florists, and retailers together to create magnificent and unique table decorations for the benefit of annually selected agencies.

Nominating an Agency - Association members in good standing may nominate an agency for consideration as a beneficiary. The Philanthropy Committee is responsible for researching and recommending a selection of beneficiaries to be recipients of proceeds from Kappa Tablescapes and presented for approval by the Dallas Alumnae Association of Kappa Kappa Gamma Board. Funds raised for Kappa Tablescapes are administered by the Dallas Alumnae Association Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation, Inc.

Agency Eligibility - To be eligible for nomination, an agency must be a 501(c)(3) non-profit agency serving constituents, citizens, and/or organizations in Dallas County. Each agency is required to meet with a Philanthropy Committee Researcher and provide required documentation and financial information, including the agency's 501(c)(3) letter and financial statements from the current and previous two years. The process, from nomination to being selected as a beneficiary to receiving proceeds from the Kappa Tablescapes event, takes approximately a year and a half.

Dallas Alumnae Association Members Login is required to view Philanthropy Committee Guidelines, nominate an agency by completing the Philanthropy Nomination Form, learn about and volunteer to become a Philanthropy Committee Researcher, members may select Officers & Committees > Philanthropy Committee after login.

Nancy K. Moses Scholarship
The Nancy K. Moses Scholarship was founded by the parents of a Kappa, a member of the Gamma Phi Chapter at SMU, who died in 1979 in a tragic car accident.  The purpose of the scholarship is to honor her memory.  It is awarded annually to a junior or senior Gamma Phi Chapter Kappa.  Qualifications for the scholarship recipient are that the Kappa must be active in chapter leadership, have activities showing concern for her community both at SMU and in Dallas, and have outstanding academic achievement.  The recipient is chosen in the fall semester each year.

The Dallas Alumnae Association Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation, Inc.
The Dallas Alumnae Association Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation, Inc. is organized and operated exclusively for charitable purposes under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS Code. The Foundation's Board of Trustees are members in good standing of the Dallas Alumnae Association of Kappa Kappa Gamma and are approved by the Association at their annual meeting.