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The Phoenix (AZ) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. continues its award-winning ways at the 70th Western Province Council in Phoenix, April 26-30, 2017

The Phoenix (AZ) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. continues its award-winning ways at the 70th Western Province Council in Phoenix, April 26-30, 2017

The Western Province of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. held its 70th annual council meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, April 26-30, 2017. There are 12 provinces in Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and each province holds an annual council meeting to review how well they served the community during the current year; they solidify the province’s strategic plan for the upcoming fraternal year; new officers are selected through a typical election process; and the province celebrates the achievements of member chapters.

During the awards ceremony portion of the council meeting, the Phoenix (AZ) Alumni Chapter received the following awards in the category of medium-sized chapters:

  • Chapter of the Year (2nd consecutive year)
  • Guide Right Program of the Year
  • Guide Right Director of the Year (Awarded to Jason Richardson, 2nd consecutive year)
  • Province Polemarch Award for Outstanding Hosts of the 70th Western Province Council
  • Province Polemarch Award for Outstanding Host Chapter Chairman (Awarded to Derrick Harris)

The Phoenix (AZ) Alumni Chapter was chartered on June 18, 1947. Coincidentally, the chapter is celebrating its 70th anniversary as a chapter. When asked to describe the chapter in more detail, Dr. Milton Mattox, the current president of the chapter, stated, “The Phoenix (AZ) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. is not just the name of our award-winning chapter; it is a name that has become synonymous with achievement, leadership, integrity and unparalleled community service. Members of our chapter and Kappas across the Valley of the Sun leave no stone unturned when it comes to making a positive impact in the community we serve and in the lives of the young men we mentor.  We believe strongly in providing the best service possible to our community and a lifelong commitment to achievement in every field of human endeavor. These combined sum up the very essence of our noble Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.”

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. is a collegiate Greek-letter fraternity founded by ten astute, African-American men on January 5, 1911, at Indiana University, in Bloomington, Indiana. Since its founding, the fraternity has never limited membership based on color, creed or national origin. The fraternity’s motto is, “Achievement in Every Field of Human Endeavor.”

For more information about Phoenix Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., visit https://phoenixkappas.com    

Contact:

Dr. Milton Mattox
President
Phoenix (AZ) Alumni Chapter
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
[email protected]
https://phoenixkappas.com

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