Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.


About- Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Founded: Tuesday December 4th, 1906- The first Intercollegiate Greek lettered organization for men of African descent

Chartered at Elon: Sunday September 29, 1991

Council: National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC)

Motto: First of All, Servants of All, We Shall Transcend All

Aims: Manly deeds, Scholarship, and Love for all Mankind

Mission Statement: Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. develops leaders, promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communities.

Objective: To stimulate the ambitions of its members; to prepare them for the greatest usefulness in the causes of humanity, freedom, and dignity of the individual; to encourage the highest and noblest form of manhood; to aid downtrodden humanity in its effort to achieve higher social, economic, and intellectual status

Colors: Black and Old Gold

Symbol: Great Sphinx of Giza

Flower: Yellow Rose

Notable Members: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Roland Martin, Jesse Owens, W.E.B. DuBois , Thurgood Marshall, Andrew Young, Omari Hardwick

National Programs: A Voteless People is a Hopeless People, My Brother’s Keepers, Go-to-High-School, Go-to-College, Project Alpha

Local Service: Boys and Girls Club of America, Elon University Safe Rides program

GPA Requirement: 2.8

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