Order New Pledge Manuals, Watch for Rituals and Bylaws in the Mail

Fraternity documents and publications have been updated with changes from the 2014 National Convention. 
New National Bylaws and Ritual books are being mailed to every active chapter. The 2015-2016 Pledge Manual is also available and can be ordered online. Electronic copies of these items can be downloaded (except for Rituals). 

Click here to download the new PDF of the National Bylaws.

Click here to download the PDF of the 2015-2016 Pledge Manual.

Attention Chapters with a Dec. 31 Year End: File 990N Online by May 15

Chapters with a December 31 year end have a tax filing date of May 15! 
Be sure your chapter completes the required 990N and doesn't risk penalties which can result in substantial fees and the risk of losing tax exempt status. Chapters will be receiving reminder emails from Just click on the Get Started link in the email to be directed to a secure page with much (if not all) of your form prepopulated. The filing is free for all APO chapters.

If you want to get started now, click here and enter in your chapter's EIN to begin.

Submit Applications for the John Mack Scholarship Award by May 1

The deadline to apply for the 2015 John Mack Scholarship Award is May 1! 
This award is a scholarship for APO brothers who exhibit leadership and participate in activities to benefit charitable or humanitarian organizations. Recipients of the scholarship are awarded funding to put toward their educational expenses at their current university.

Click here to fill out the application (log in as a member to access the form).



175 Chapters Earned Money From Shop2Care Partnership

Congratulations to Zeta Sigma Chapter on receiving more than $1,300 as the top chapter in the Shop2Care fundraiser! 
175 chapters earned money through APO's partnership with Shop2Care and the funds have been paid via check or account credit from the National Office.

The top three participating chapters, who each earned bonuses, were:
- Zeta Sigma Chapter, University of Delaware
- Rho Chapter, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- Alpha Beta Psi Chapter, Roanoke College

Upcoming Deadlines and Events

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03/27-29: Section 31/46 Conference
03/27-29: Section 56/57/58/59 Conference
03/27-29: Section 71/73/75 Conference
03/27-29: Section 85/86 Conference
03/28: Section 1 Conference
03/28: Section 97 Conference
03/28: APO LEADS Launch, Holland, MI
03/28: APO LEADS Launch, Los Angeles, CA
03/28: APO LEADS Explore, Columbus, OH
03/28: APO LEADS Achieve, Columbus, OH
03/28: APO LEADS Achieve, Sparkill, NY
03/28: APO LEADS Achieve, Washington D.C.
03/28: APO LEADS Discover, Columbus, OH
03/28: APO LEADS Discover, Gainesville, FL
03/28: APO LEADS Discover, Sparkill, NY
03/28: APO LEADS Discover, Washington D.C.

04/04: Section 4 Conference
04/04: APO LEADS Launch, San Jose, CA
04/07: APO LEADS Launch Online
04/08: APO IMPACT Live: APO Volunteer University
04/09: APO IMPACT Live: Developing a Brotherhood Program
04/10: APO LEADS Launch, St. Louis, MO
04/10-12: Section 8 Conference
04/10-12: Section 49 Conference
04/10-12: Section 61 Conference
04/11: APO LEADS Launch, Columbus, GA
04/11: APO LEADS Launch, High Point, NC
04/11: APO LEADS Explore, St. Louis, MO
04/11: APO LEADS Achieve, St. Louis, MO
04/11: APO LEADS Discover, St. Louis, MO
04/15: APO IMPACT Live: Chapter Budgeting is Everyone's Business

Spring Youth Service Day is April 17-19, Reports are Due by May 1

Get ready for Spring Youth Service Day (SYSD) April 17-19! 
APO holds SYSD in conjunction with Global Youth Service Day, the world's largest service event organized by our partner, Youth Service America.

SYSD is a required event for all chapters. A project report (whether a project was done or not) must be submitted by May 1, 2015, through the Chapter Officer Portal.

Click here to learn more about this fantastic event and download the 2015 SYSD Handbook.

Congratulations to the 50 Recipients of the 2015 Youth Service Grant

The Fraternity is excited to announce that 50 chapters are 2015 Youth Service Grant recipients! 
The Youth Service Grant program provides funds to chapters for Spring Youth Service Day projects and other similar events which are socially positive service projects for children and teens.

Click here to see a list of all chapters awarded the grant.

All recipients are required to submit a project report two weeks after completing a project or by November 15, 2015, whichever is sooner. Reports should be submitted via the Chapter Officer Portal.



Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity
14901 E. 42nd St. S., Independence, MO
Phone: (816)373-8667