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Howdy Aggie Moms!
What a great time of year! Excitement is in the air at Texas A&M
University, and by now your Aggie has completed their third
week of school and youre hoping they are finding time to study
along with their new activities. Maybe your student has
graduated and is now experiencing a new chapter in their life
that brings exciting and rewarding opportunities.
A wonderful group of moms have committed their support and
energy to serving on our Board. They, along with our Committee
Chairs, have been working all summer to plan an exciting year
for our club. We hope you will find a place to serve and
contribute to the successes we anticipate for CCAM 2015-2016.
We know you will find fellowship and activities that we have
planned throughout the year to be fun and enlightening! If you
are a new mom to our organization, please do not hesitate to
call on myself or any board member, if you have any questions,
concerns or suggestions.
Whether you are a new mom, a transfer mom, a returning
member, or a member of our Ring of Honor, lets make it a great
year of serving TAMU, supporting our Aggies, and to be there
for each other. We are so glad you are joining us as we come
together to serve our students, our community, and build lasting
friendships along the way! Grab a friend and come enjoy the
Aggie Spirit that is like none other!
Aggie Mom Tip #12: Teach your Aggie to separate the maroon
laundry from the white laundry.
Thanks and Gig Em!
Mom of Madeline 16
2015 New Moms Tea
C o l l i n C o u n t y A g g i e M o m s C l u b Volume 32 / Issue 1
Aggie Moms Connect ing
The new Aggie Moms of Collin County enjoyed an afternoon tea on Sunday, September 13. Approximately 90 ladies joined their
CCAM hosts for a program of information, friendly visiting, and a full spread of lovely garden party style finger foods and desserts. It
was great to meet the new moms and hear about their Aggies academic endeavors. The new moms are already getting into the
Aggie spirit, and we are looking forward to a wonderful fun filled year. It was the perfect way to spend the day after a great Aggie win
at the new Kyle Field.
This information bears repeating for our
new members who may not be familiar
with the success of our fundraising
efforts during the 2014-15 school year.
Through the following programs, our
clubs fundraising efforts resulted in a
very rewarding year:
Pecan sales, Boutique sales, Scrip,
Poinsettias, Spring Round-up and Silent
Auction, and Raffle
In May of 2015, we concluded the year
with the following donations:
$12,000 in student scholarships
$12,300 to various A&M student organizations
$6,000 to the Texas A&M Foundation
Our appreciation goes to all of our Aggie Moms and
Families and Friends who supported our fundraising
efforts last year... this WHOOP is for you!
Howdy Aggie Moms!
Are you a new Aggie mom and havent joined yet?
Are you a returning mom and havent renewed your
membership for 2015-16?
Join the Collin County Aggie Moms club for the 2015-16
school year. Membership registration is currently
underway for new and returning Aggie Moms.
Annual dues are $25 for new and renewal
memberships. Ring of Honor memberships for moms of
graduated Aggies is $12.50.
Join the club by the October 19 deadline to be included
in the annual CCAM membership directory.
Membership forms are available on our website and at
the September 21 and October 19 General Meetings.
Click on the following link and complete the
For additional information, contact:
Suzan York, Membership Vice President,
Aggie Moms Connecting
Artwork by Benjamin Knox
First General Meeting
Dont miss the first meeting of the school year
on September 21, 2015! The Texas A&M
University Police Department will be our guests
and they have lots of information for new Aggie
moms! and old ones, too! you know
seasoned! The police department does a lot
more than just give out parking tickets!
Come join us at the pre-meeting dinner at Tin
Star on Coit Road around 5:45 pm. We take the
speakers to dinner and it is a nice way to meet
them and to fellowship with other Aggie moms
in a smaller setting. Good food too!
Other great programs coming up this school
year include Octobers meeting with students
leaders from CARPOOL as our guests. "Caring
Aggies R Protecting Over Our Lives" a.k.a.
CARPOOL, is a student organization that
provides free, nonjudgmental rides home every
Thursday through Saturday nights from 10 p.m.
to 3 a.m. during the fall and spring semesters in
We love to host our Aggie students and hear
about all the amazing things they do in
Aggieland! In November, we will have a
representative from Student Affairs sharing
information about what is available for our
Congrats Graduates! We will be recognizing these
awesome Aggie graduates at our
September meeting. WHOOP!
Samantha Courtney Coulter 15
BS Human Resource, minor in
Proud Aggie parents Rosie and Mike Coulter 78
Youssef Seoudi 15
BS Economics, minor in Mathematics
Proud Aggie parents Mai Hegazy and Mohamed
Leave no fish behind pay it forward!
Calling all seasoned Moms to GET HOOKED and help
welcome our Fish Moms to our wonderful club. We
have a large SCHOOL of FISH Moms who need to be REELED IN. We still need you as Aggie Angels for our
new FISH Moms! Its Easy! We give you the information. You just need to be a friend, answer the
occasional question, and be willing to "Adopt a Mom."
Please be an AGGIE ANGEL and help comfort those
Freshman jitters!" Click on the following link and fill
out the form to be an Aggie Angel:
Do you have questions or concerns? Aggie Angels are here to help. An Aggie Angel is a sophomore, junior,
senior, or alumni mom who has "been there" and is
available to answer your many questions concerning your student's first year at Texas A&M.
If you would like to participate in this program, just let one of us know. We will match you with an Aggie Angel
or you can request someone you know to be your Big Sis.
For more information please contact:
Norma Walker 281-636-3971
Andi Rosenfield email@example.com
Volume 32 / Issue 1
Aggie Moms Connecting
Aggie Moms Connecting is a fun, no pressure way to
meet and fellowship with other Aggie Moms. We host
several fun events throughout the year, and every
event is open to any Aggie Mom that is interested. We
started the year with our first event, a Cheers, Tears,
and Beers gathering at TUPPS Brewery in McKinney. If
you joined us, we hope you had a wonderful time, and
if you didnt, no worries!
Please join us at our upcoming events:
Painting the Aggie BarnSeptember 24
Bunco Kick-OffOctober 2
Evites are sent with specific information before each
event that lets you know the cost, location, and any
additional information you need. Some events are
exclusively for moms, but there are some events where
you can invite spouses, significant others, or friends.
Our goal is for every mom to feel welcome and to get to
know each other, and mostly to have a lot of fun! We
are looking forward to another great year of Aggie
Newsletter Warning! Last years CCAM Newsletters on the website will be
deleted at the end of September. If you want to
save the newsletters for nostalgic reasons, print
them before they go away!
CCAM Historian Needed! Do you like taking pictures and making scrapbooks? We
need you! Contact Christy if interested at:
Let the sales begin! We offer delicious Texas Grown
Pecans. Buy plenty for baking, cooking, snacking, and
freezing. Sell to your friends and families. Dont forget
that Pecans make great Gifts! The pecan order forms
are now ready and posted on our website at:
We offer the following pecan choices:
1 lb. Pecan Halves $12
2 lb. Pecan Halves $20
2 lb. Pecan Pieces $18