From July 30-August 4, more than 10,000 members of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity – representing 700 undergraduate and alumni chapters in the United States – will convene in Philadelphia, the location of the organization’s international headquarters for the organization’s 84th Grand Chapter Meeting and Conclave.
Among the convention’s highlights is the Kappa Conclave Health Fair & Community Service Event, which will be held at the School District of Philadelphia’s main building, 440 North Broad Street, on Saturday, July 27 from 10am-3pm.
The event will include free health screenings, cooking demonstrations, and school backpack giveaways.
In addition, Kappa Philly Fest will be held at Thomas Paine Plaza, located at 1401 JFK Blvd., across from City Hall, on Saturday, August 3 beginning at noon. This outdoor community festival will feature food trucks, live entertainment, visual artists, and much more.
For more information, call (215) 228-7184 or visit: www.conclave.kappaalphapsi.org.
About Kappa Alpha Psi® Fraternity Inc.
Founded in 1911,Kappa Alpha Psi® Fraternity Inc. has more than 150,000 members worldwide and 700-plus college and alumni chapters.
The fraternity established the Philadelphia Alumni Chapter on May 25, 1922. It was the third alumni chapter established in the Eastern Corridor, and the second city to accommodate both a Greek letter and alumni chapter.
Nationally, the fraternity is highly regarded for a wide variety of programs that benefit the communities of its members. The services aid children, families and others through the provision of economic services, youth guidance and merit, need-based college scholarships and much more.