Fast Facts

Our History

  • Founded: Dec. 3, 1914
  • Birthplace: Washington and Lee University
  • Colors: white, black, and light blue
  • Flower: blue delphinium

Our Members

  • Number of inductees in 2018:  8,114
  • Number of living addressable members: more than 300,000
  • Number of active circles: 304
  • Total number of circles established (including those that are now inactive): 415

Our Organization

Our Programs

Our Foundation

  • Incorporation: The Omicron Delta Kappa Foundation, Inc. was incorporated as a separate 501(c)3 in 1984 in the State of Florida
  • Size of endowment as of Dec. 31, 2017:  $1,340,296
  • Dollars raised in FY 2018:  $937,907
  • Number of individual donors in FY 2018: 1,505
  • Maurice A. Clay Leadership Development Initiative Grant dollars distributed annually: $6,000
  • Giving website: https://odk.org/donate/give-now/