Alumni Chapter Events

Nazareth College alumni chapters have been active recently in presenting community service events, fun family outings, and sports and cultural events. Be sure to check out upcoming chapter events at and join the Facebook groups for chapters by searching “Nazareth College ____ Chapter.”

Charlotte chapter at OrthoCarolina

Jennifer Hopkins-Breukelaar ’04, her husband Ron Breukelaar, and Charlotte, N.C., Chapter Co-Chair Kerry Church ’07, ’09G participated in the OrthoCarolina 10K/5K Classic in Charlotte, N.C., on August 23, 2014, as part of Nazareth’s annual Day of Service tradition.

Syracuse chapter at Nottingham

The Syracuse Chapter participated in Nazareth’s Day of Service tradition by sharing a musical afternoon with the residents at The Nottingham Senior Living Community on September 6. L to R: Clare Arezina ’06, Mary Sgambati Vecellio ’77, residents Katie and Norma, and Karen Vecellio ’05, ’06G.

Albany chapter at food bank

The Albany Chapter donned their purple and gold to give back to their community at the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York on September 21 as a part of Nazareth’s annual Day of Service tradition. Back row (L to R): Don MacDonald, Barbara MacDonald ’70, Noreen Fisk ’74, Susan Campbell ’83, Chris Campbell, Lizzie Barlow ’09, Joan Porco ’72. Bottom row (L to R): Julia Ingersoll ’12, Laurie Kennedy ’83, Chapter Chair Kaitlyn Oudt ’11, Maria Hetz ’12. Not pictured: Jesse Marco.

Charlotte chapter at Pacos Tacos

The Charlotte, N.C., Chapter and their guests celebrated Nazareth’s 90th birthday on September 24 with dinner at local restaurant, Paco’s Tacos & Tequila. L to R: Bryan Miller, Lori Mason ’02, David Persson, Chapter Co-Chair Alex Persson ’11, Ron Breukelaar, Jennifer Hopkins-Breukelaar ’04, and Chapter Co-Chair Kerry Church ’07, ’09G.