DANVILLE, Ky. – Samantha Harrington, a student at Centre College, has accepted an invitation to join Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.
The Greek community at Centre College consists of eleven national and international organizations, six fraternities and five sororities. Members are dedicated to the ideals of brotherhood, sisterhood, leadership, scholastic achievement, community service, and social interaction.
Centre fraternities and sororities are active in the campus and local community, volunteering time and energy for service and philanthropic endeavors. Service and leadership projects include fundraisers for the United Way, Ronald McDonald House, CASA, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Other projects include mentoring at-risk local school children, and sponsoring citywide canned-food drives. Centre Greeks recorded more than 9,900 service hours last year, and raised more than $123,000 for charitable organizations.
Harrington is the daughter of Timothy Harrington and Mamta Harrington of Revere and is a graduate of Revere High School.
Centre College, founded in 1819, is ranked among the U.S. News top 50 national liberal arts colleges. Eighty-five percent of Centre students study abroad, making it a top-three school in the nation.