Founded in 1965, Alpha Gamma Rho is a social and professional fraternity that provides financial support for educational and leadership purposes. It assists needy and deserving students with scholarships and promotes scientific, philosophic and literary endeavors. AGR has a large membership and provides boarding facilities to students. As a professional fraternity, AGR offers various services to young men pursuing careers in agriculture, food and fiber industries. Its services include regional career seminars for undergraduates, internships through alumni contacts and job networking and alumni associations with informative agricultural programming. AGR offers scholarships and brotherhood programs and grants for educational housing, chapter scholarship awards, undergraduate achievement awards, housemother awards and training seminars. It is based in Kansas City, Mo.