Interview with George Leighton, the oldest living Kappa

Grand Polemarch Thomas L. Battles, Jr. presents Brother Leighton with the first KAN pin from the Senior Kappa Affairs Endowment Fund initiative

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Interview with J. Ernest Wilkins

For a quarter century, J. Ernest Wilkins served as the Grand Keeper of Records and Exchequer of Kappa Alpha Psi, handing nearly all the duties that are now undertaken in the International Headquarters. He was the fraternity's 13th Grand Polemarch, serving from 1947 to 1950. In 1954, Wilkins was appointed by President Dwight Eisenhower as Undersecretary of Labor for International Labor Affairs, thus becoming the first African American to have a sub-cabinet position. This is an interview of Wilkins in a nationally televised news interview.

The Brothers of Hendersonville Alumni hosted the Kids Need School Supplies Fall Drive with donations and proceeds going to support Vena Stuart Elementary School in Gallatin, TN. The school supplies were presented to the children and parents at a special program hosted by the Vena Stuart PTO. Pictured with the fraternity are Principal Dr. Brenda Valentine and Assistant Principal Gregg Pursley.

On October 8th the Brothers of Hendersonville Alumni participated in a Habitat for Humanity construction build; they were proud to put the final touches on the house which is of both quality craftsmanship and affordable. The brothers were also on hand for the presentation of the keys to a deserving family from the community.

The Hendersonville Alumni Chapter was proud to support this year’s electoral process by exercising their voting rights, promoting the Keeping African Americans Political-Political Action Committee (KAPPAC) initiatives and volunteering their services to the Davidson County Election Commission.

Kappa's Military Men at the Centennial

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Canton-Madison Alumni hosts 1st Annual Guide Right Scholarship Golf Scramble

On April 29, 2011, Canton-Madison Alumni Chapter hosted their 1st Annual Guide Right Scholarship Golf Scramble at the Brookwood Byram Country Club where golfers donated their talents toward obtaining the tournament’s best golf score while contributing to the chapter’s scholarship and Guide Right initiatives. The golf outing was organized by Glyn Booth.      

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Thanksgiving Turkey Give-Away

On November 22, 2011 the Brothers of the Bowie/Mitchellville (MD) Alumni Chapter participated in its 2nd annual Thanks Giving Day Turkey Give-Away. The brothers donated turkeys and prepared Thanks Giving care packages for 25 families in the Prince Georges County, MD area. The brothers worked with Maryland State Senator Joanne Benson and The Mission of Love Charities in this endeavor. …

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Nupes in Mississippi open a new hotel

On December 16, 2010, the Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi and Sleep Inn & Suites Hotel owners participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony that commemorated the grand opening of the Sleep Inn & Suites Hotel in nearby Jackson, Mississippi. After the ribbon cutting ceremony, the public toured the newly constructed hotel, which is located in downtown Jackson.  Canton-Madison and Jackson Alumni …

Thanksgiving Basket Drive

The brothers of the Columbia (MD) Alumni Chapter’s Service Committee held its annual Thanksgiving Basket distribution to several needy families in the Howard County area.  The names were received from a local welfare agency. This year, instead of presenting baskets of food, we gave the recipients grocery store gift cards so that they could choose their own menu. The cards …

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