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HOWDY ARMY -
This Aggie Update eNewsletter contains information about the ongoing significance of Dallas A&M Club membership, as well as upcoming DAMC activities and events of note - including the inaugural edition of our AGGIE BUSINESS LUNCHEON for 2022, slated for Wednesday at Tupinamba Cafe.
Of continued importance in 2022 is your MEMBERSHIP with the Dallas A&M Club - as this is the foundation of our fundraising efforts. Scroll down for additional details regarding DAMC membership-based gifts/donations.
Please also consider supporting the DAMC year-round while shopping with AMAZON, KROGER, and TOM THUMB. All three retailers provide simple and easy programs for us to benefit from your everyday purchases; registration instructions for each are included below.
For specific details, click on activity/event name below or select CALENDAR tab on DAMC website: DallasAggies.org
AGGIE BUSINESS LUNCHEON
Wednesday, January 12 from 11:30am-1:00pm
Tupinamba Cafe: 9665 N Central Expy
*Featuring Kathlyn McGuill '14 as guest speaker.
VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT MEETING
Wednesday, January 19 at 7:00pm
Four Corners Brewing Co.: 1311 S Ervay St
FOURTH SUNDAY BREW CREW
Sunday, January 23 from 2:00pm-5:00pm
Lakewood Brewing Co.: 2302 Executive Dr in Garland
Membership-based gifts are the foundation of our annual fundraising efforts and substantially influence the ability of the Dallas A&M Club to award scholarships to deserving Dallas-area high school seniors that will be attending Texas A&M, to also contribute to important endeavors occasionally at Texas A&M, and to maintain club-related programs in Dallas County for former students of Texas A&M.
Dallas A&M Club membership applications may be submitted using the MEMBERSHIP page on the DAMC website. Please note that annual memberships are valid January 1 through December 31. In addition, your lifetime and/or annual donation to the DAMC, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Lifetime members and active dues-paying members for 2022 are listed on the SPONSORS & DONORS page.
THANK YOU to our many Lifetime Members and to all those who donated by activating or renewing your membership in 2021 and to those who have already donated in 2022; this support of the Dallas A&M Club has proven essential as we strive to maintain our collective positive impact on Texas A&M!
Established in 1902, the Dallas A&M Club has awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships to Dallas-area students attending Texas A&M - with 22 Aggies benefiting this past fall semester from our $6,000 scholarship awards.
As the chartered A&M Club for all of Dallas County, the DAMC has also generously given back to The Association of Former Students by contributing to the following: Aggie Park, Endowed Aggie Ring Scholarship (4), Endowed Diamond Century Club, Endowed Scholarship Fund, Corregidor Muster Memorial Fund, Building Enhancement Campaign, and The Association's Annual Fund.
In addition to giving to The Association of Former Students, the Dallas A&M Club has funded President's Endowed Scholarship (3), Regents' Scholarship, Aggie Veteran Scholarship (5), Endowed Opportunity Award (4), Endowed Sul Ross Scholarship (2), Southerland Aggie Leadership Scholarship, Endowed Senior Boots Scholarship (2), The Big Event Endowment, Aggie ACHIEVE Endowment, TAMU School of Law Endowed Scholarship, Texas A&M College of Dentistry Endowed Scholarship, and 1922 Fund Scholarship - while donating additionally on occasion to other significant endeavors of the Texas A&M Foundation and the 12th Man Foundation.
Support the Dallas A&M Club while shopping on Amazon. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the DAMC every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you will find the exact same low prices, vast selection, and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price on eligible purchases to the DAMC. When next shopping Amazon, please start your shopping experience using AmazonSmile. On your first visit to AmazonSmile, you will need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Once the Dallas A&M Club is selected, every eligible purchase you make when shopping via AmazonSmile will result in a donation. Just remember to always start at smile.amazon.com.
Support the Dallas A&M Club while shopping at Kroger. Kroger Community Rewards requires enrollment by linking your Kroger Plus Card to the DAMC using your Kroger digital account. Sign in to view details for enrolling in the Community Rewards Program and to select the Dallas A&M Club; our nonprofit organization number is VE092. Once complete, just shop at Kroger and utilize your Plus Card (or enter your alternate ID) upon checkout. Kroger will then pay the DAMC quarterly based on our percentage of spending as it relates to the total spending of all participating Kroger Community Rewards organizations.
Support the Dallas A&M Club while shopping at Tom Thumb. Print and complete the Good Neighbor Program registration form and then drop it off at the customer service desk of your neighborhood Tom Thumb (or email to: email@example.com) in order to connect your individual Reward Card with our DAMC account: Charity #5451. Up to three Good Neighbor Program charitable organizations may be linked to each card; your total purchase amount will be divided equally. Tom Thumb will then quarterly pay the DAMC a percentage of our account total; so be sure to utilize your Reward Card (or enter your alternate ID) at checkout every time you shop.
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