A Phi A, Alphas
Black and Old Gold
Yellow Tea Rose
“First of All, Servants of All, We Shall Transcend All”
Manly Deeds, Scholarship, and Love for All Mankind
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. develops leaders, promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communities.
The objectives of this Fraternity shall be: to stimulate the ambition 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; and to aid down-trodden humanity in its efforts to achieve higher social, economic and intellectual status. The first two objectives- (1) to stimulate the ambition of its members and (2) to prepare them for the greatest usefulness in the cause of humanity, freedom, and dignity of the individual-serve as the basis for the establishment of Alpha University.
National Founding Date
December 4, 1906
Local Founding Date
July 28th, 1973
Examples of programs host or Philanthropy
- Go to High School, Go to College
- A Voteless People is a Hopeless People
- My Brother’s Keeper
- Project Alpha