June, 2016 President's Roundtable PowerPoint

Remain current with the information discussed during this quarter's President's Roundtable with the Eastern Region Vice President. Contact your District Director for the password to download the file.

Regional News & Updates

The Little Things, The Simple Things, The Basic Things

Bro. Kirk D. Carrington II – Eastern Region Reclamation & Retention Chairman So often within the organization, brothers on all levels forget to be mindful of doing the little things, the simple things, the basic things; however, we wonder why transcendent steps are not made in the grand scheme of things. The answer is simple, we have NOT done the little things, the simple things, the basic things that secure the foundation of support...

Alpha Phi Alpha Receives $1 Million Federal Grant to Promote Mentoring, College Readiness

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. will work to reduce juvenile delinquency and to broaden college access in communities nationwide, thanks to a $1 million grant awarded by the US Department of Justice earlier this month. The funding supports the fraternity’s national Go-To-High-School, Go-To-College® program, and will target more than 5,000 males age 6-17 in 22 states, including Maryland, Louisiana, Mississippi, Illinois and California. “This comprehensive truancy and juvenile delinquency prevention effort offers high school...

Zeta Upsilon Lambda Provides Awards, Inspiration for Students

By: Bro. Rick Taylor The Brothers of Zeta Upsilon Lambda (Reston/Fairfax, VA) hosted Project Alpha in April and its 31st Annual Academic Achievement and Scholarship Awards ceremony in May. The Project Alpha platform consisted of a series of educational and informative workshops catered to young men between the ages of 12-16.  The full day of workshop included discussions on topics ranging from accountability in relationships, interaction with law enforcement, peer pressure and life choices....

Happy Thanksgiving.

Happy Thanksgiving. Over time the cultural mores of our country (i.e., the USA) have designated this day to take time and give thanks. As a result it has transformed into a day where we all take the opportunity to be thankful for family, friends and foe. As men of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity we first give thanks to our God – creator of all – and then to our Jewels for their belief and...

First of All, Servants of All, We Shall Transcend All!