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What’s YOUR Favorite Sorority??? VOTE DAILY!

What’s YOUR Favorite Sorority??? VOTE DAILY!

POWER 105.1 NYC’s Cherry Martinez wants to know what sorority you love most in the African-American community through her Girl Power Awards(as if there were others, wink!)! With the slogan, In Girls We Trust, the initiative honors women in various industries during an awards ceremony. This year the ceremony will be held in March 2014. For […]

HELP SAVE Soror Carol Martin-Hicks’ Life! Leukemia Patient Looks for a Donor

HELP SAVE Soror Carol Martin-Hicks’ Life! Leukemia Patient Looks for a Donor

Blood marrow drives have been  scheduled across the state of California to help save one of our sorors, Carol Martin-Hicks’, life. Soror Martin-Hicks is already a two-time breast cancer survivor, but has now discovered that she has leukemia. Her only chance of survival now rests in a bone-marrow transplant. Sorority members from across the state of California are […]

Gun Violence Aftermath: Michelle Obama Attends Funeral, Donate to Hadiya’s Family, Prayers for Our Soror

Gun Violence Aftermath: Michelle Obama Attends Funeral, Donate to Hadiya’s Family, Prayers for Our Soror

The funeral may be over, but Hadiya Pendleton will never ever be forgotten. Hundreds of mourners and dignitaries including, first lady Michelle Obama, packed a Chicago church on Saturday, February 9, 2013, as Hadiya Pendleton, the 15 year old Chicago honor student killed by gun violence, was laid to rest. An outpouring of support has continued […]

Alpha Kappa Alpha Wins Verizon Wireless Domestic Violence Grant Competition

The Beta Pi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc (Alabama State) won Verizon Wireless’ domestic violence grant competition for delivering the most signatures and phones as a part of a HOPEWEEK competition. The Beta Pi Chapter shared this win with the Alpha Chi Omega sorority at Auburn University. During HOPEWEEK, participating chapters of the […]

Faces of Breast Cancer: Celebrity AKA Breast Cancer Survivor, Wanda Sykes

Faces of Breast Cancer: Celebrity AKA Breast Cancer Survivor, Wanda Sykes

October is breast cancer awareness month. Chapters of our sorority across the country are celebrating this cause by hosting events, fundraisers, and walks at their respective colleges, cities and towns. Here, we, take time to honor a well-known soror who is a breast cancer survivor, Ms. Wanda Sykes. Soror Sykes crossed into Alpha Kappa Alpha […]

Alpha Kappa Alpha Alpha To Establish NEW UNDERGRADUATE Chapter at Oglethorpe University, Fall 2012

Alpha Kappa Alpha Alpha To Establish NEW UNDERGRADUATE Chapter at Oglethorpe University, Fall 2012

The ladies of pink and green are making their way to Oglethorpe! During the spring 2012 semester, the Oglethorpe University Greek Affairs was contacted about establishing a chapter in fall 2012. The request was approved by the administration and the office will be moving forward with the process establishing the organization on campus. Rush events […]

PHOTO RE-CAP: #AKA 65th Int’l Boule, A Picture is Worth Over 10000 Members

PHOTO RE-CAP: #AKA 65th Int’l Boule, A Picture is Worth Over 10000 Members

Over 10,000 members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (AKA) attended the organization’s international convention July 21-27 in San Francisco – its 65th Boulé – honoring unsung women heroes of the Civil Rights Movement and a spirit of community service. Event highlights included a golf tournament, economic forum, public meeting, and several organizational meetings and […]