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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Jakes Receives 2011 Faculty of the Year Award

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Hendricks Participates in Georgia Mission of Mercy

On August 12, 2011 Dr. Tarem Hendricks, a 1991 initiate of the Theta Theta Chapter at the University of Maryland and member of the Carrollton-Douglasville Alumni Chapter, participated in the fi rst Georgia Mission of Mercy hosted by the Georgia Dental Association. The event was held at the First Baptist Church of Woodstock and provided free dental care to 2,179 …

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Shannon is Keynote Speaker at Men’s Day

Verlon Shannon, a member of the Stockbridge-Jonesboro Alumni Chapter, was the keynote speaker at the Annual Men’s Day Program at Trinity United Methodist Church in Stockbridge, GA on September 18, 2011. Brother Shannon’s message to the congregation was “Are You a Servant.” Shannon is a lay minister at Fuller’s Chapel United Methodist Church in Zebulon, GA.

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Burnham Volunteers at Donation Center

Dane Burnham, of the Pi Iota Chapter at Southern Polytechnic State University, joined with Bank of America to volunteer at a foster care donation center recently. One of his duties was to help separate and organize clothes to be given to foster parents for their children.

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Boone Featured in Book

Clarence Boone, of the Stockbridge-Jonesboro Alumni Chapter, recently attended a book ceremony. I Am A Father written by David Manuel is a collection of first-hand accounts about the unique relationships that children share with their fathers. The I Am A Father ceremony recognized local fathers who were featured in the book. In addition to Clarence Boone, others recognized were Fred …

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