Greek Songfest November 9, 2009Posted by ucisca in Student Life, University Archives.
Tags: Greek life, philanthropy
Greek Songfest, which began at UC Irvine in 1980, unites members of Greek system for the largest student-led philanthropic event on campus. The friendly competition features Greek fraternity and sorority members performing twelve minute renditions of Broadway musicals. The event has provided more than $230,000 for local non-profit organizations.
Over 2,300 students and 43 chapters make up the fraternity and sorority community at UC Irvine. The Greek community consists of 23 sororities and 20 fraternities that represent a wide range of ethnicities and cultures. Programs, videos, and other materials produced for Songfest can be found in AS-131, Greek Life records, University of California, Irvine.
Greek Life Records, University of California, Irvine. AS-131. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California.