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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Alpharetta-Smyrna Alumni Chapter Supports “Red Tails” Movie

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Alpharetta-Smyrna Alumni Chapter Attends MACK Founders’ Day Banquet

Members of the Alpharetta-Smyrna Alumni Chapter (ASA) attended the Metro-Atlanta Coalition of Kappas (MACK) Founders’ Day banquet on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at the Atlanta Airport Marr iott. There were about 300 members comprising all MACK chapters; ASA rounded out the banquet with 82 in attendance. There were a total of 13 collegiate members in attendance from undergraduate chapters that …

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Alpharetta-Smyrna Alumni Chapter Discusses Fatherhood on Television

Several members of the Alpharetta-Smyrna Alumni Chapter recently appeared on a local Georgia program to discuss fatherhood in the black community. In November 2011, Anthony Jennings, Patrick Montgomery, and Eddie Johnson were invited to “In Contact,” a half hour news and public affairs talk show that connects, impacts and empowers the African-American community in Atlanta, which is sponsored by the …

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Alpharetta-Smyrna Alumni Chapter Hosts Afterwork Mixer at 3 Sheets

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Alpharetta-Smyrna Alumni Chapter Conducts Leadership and Time Management Workshops

Members of the Alpharetta-Smyrna Alumni Chapter Beautillion Steering Committee held a Leadership and Time Management workshop at Saint James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta, GA on January 14, 2012. Brother Ernest Glenn, workshop chairman, facilitated the workshop. We was engaging to beautillion participants and parents. ASA Polemarch A. Christopher Lyons attended the workshop, and greeted attendees. Anthony Jennings, past ASA …

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