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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Mobile Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Founders’ Day Celebration

On January 12, 2013, approximately 100 people attended the Mobile Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. 102nd year Annual Founders’ Day Banquet held at the Helena II Banquet Hall at 1570 St. Stephens Road. The annual banquet is held to honor the founding of the fraternity at Indiana University –Bloomington, on January 5, 1911 and the formation of …

Mobile Alumni Chapter Brother: Excels at Austal USA Shipbuilder

Brother Rodney Patrick began a career at Austal USA through an eight week welding course that catapulted to a career in human resources. Rodney Patrick was utterly afraid of the expectations felt inside as he began in an area and workplace unknown to him. According to Brother Patrick, he had never set foot on a shipyard in his life until …

Mobile Alumni Brothers Creates the GLOVe Foundation; A Mentoring Program

Brother Ronald R. Davis and Brother Donald Belle are founders and executive board members of the GLOVe Foundation. GLOVe is the acronym for Golf, Life-Lessons, Opportunity, Values and Enrichment. An Alabama Non-Profit organization created for the purpose of providing mentoring to young men and women by actively teaching them the game of golf. Their ultimate goal is to work with …

Smith Appointed Circuit Court Judge

    Miami Alumni Brother Rodney Smith was appointed to the court by Florida Governor Rick Scott in July of 2012.  “Judge Smith has a record of serving his community with integrity and respect,” Scott stated in the release. “I am confident his experiences as a lawyer and county judge have prepared him well to serve at the circuit level.” …

Miami Alumni Initiates New Members

The Miami Alumni Chapter initiated two new members at the Spring 2013 Cluster initiation in Jacksonville, FL on March 16, 2013.  Marcus Majors is a native of Virginia Beach, VA and a graduate of Johnson and Wales University in Miami, FL where he received a Bachelor’s Degree in Management in 2012.  Marcus is a professional dancer for Zazz Events and …

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