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  1. Vallejo Child Development Center receives new play setRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... The new mini slide, sand box, play bench and five bags of sand were donated Thursday to the center by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. “It's always a blessing to get any donations,” said Lisa Filip, head teacher and supervisor of the ...

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  2. 9 Investigates: Orange County clerk of court hires friend with criminal recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | WFTV Orlando

    Clerk of Court Tiffany Russell has hired her Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority sister Roberta Walton for the new position of self-help division manager. Court records show Walton, who is an attorney, plead guilty 15 years ago to two federal felony charges in a $52,000 check-fraud scheme when she was a bank teller in Tallahassee.

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  3. Group walks to support Alzheimer's awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Iota Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. recently participated in The Longest Day, an event to raise awareness of Alzheimer's disease.

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  4. Troopers, boys happy campersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | NWAonline

    ... Police Department. Volunteers -- including women's groups such as Order of the Eastern Star as well as Alpha Kappa Alpha and Delta Sigma Theta sororities -- help during the day. The event draws a lot of repeat attendees, and organizers keep in ...

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  5. Thomasville Sorority Members Brings Awareness to Alzheimer's Disease.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WCTV Tallahassee

    Part of Southwest Georgia Technical College was taken over by pink and green as part of the Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated's fundraiser for Alzheimer's disease. "We're having community impact day number 6. The longest day and it is an Alzheimer's awareness activity that we're having," said Adrienne Diggs, Chair of the event.

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  6. SchoolRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    ... scientific methods used by law enforcement to solve crimes. On June 1st, The Iota Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated awarded 7 scholarships to 2015 high school graduates from the Abbeville, Greenwood, and McCormick ...

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  7. Live stream: Family, friends honor librarian killed in church shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    The fourth of nine funerals for the victims of the mass shooting at Emanuel AME church will be laid to rest Saturday. A wake was held Friday at the Emanuel AME that included a ceremony by the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority, of which Hurd was a member.

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  8. Local students receive scholarship from The Iota Upsilon Omega ChapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | GwdToday.com

    ... High School), and Kendra Glover (Greenwood High School). On June 1st, The Iota Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated awarded 7 scholarships to 2015 high school graduates from the Abbeville, Greenwood, and McCormick areas. ...

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  9. Hate didn't win: Mourners honor Coleman-SingletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | 94.3 WSC

    ... 10 a.m. and was immediately followed by an Ivy Beyond the Wall Ceremony which memorializes a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. Funeral services start at the church at 2 p.m. Rev. Goff took the time to recognize political leaders who came ...

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  10. Thousands expected for Obama's tribute to Charleston victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Republic

    ... down off our state Capitol." Before the second service, more than 100 members of Coleman-Singleton's Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority formed a ring around the main part of the large sanctuary as part of an Ivy Beyond the Wall ceremony. One by one, the ...

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  11. Funerals for Charleston shooting victims carry a message of hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | TwinCities

    ... days," said the Rev. Before the second service, more than 100 members of Sharonda Coleman-Singleton's Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority formed a ring around the main part of the large sanctuary as part of an Ivy Beyond the Wall ceremony. One by one, the ...

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  12. Reopening of Granville St. park a community effortRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daily Dispatch

    ... not been functional for several years," she said. With the help of the local Nu Chi Omega Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Usry and her department took on the grassroots restoration project. "We began renovations in May working nearly ...

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  13. Hate didn't win: Mourners honor Coleman-SingletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    ... 10 a.m. and was immediately followed by an Ivy Beyond the Wall Ceremony which memorializes a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. Funeral services start at the church at 2 p.m. Family members arrived wearing green ribbons to honor the Goose ...

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  14. Funerals begin for the Charleston church shooting victimsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Washington Post

    ... from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., followed immediately by an "Ivy Beyond the Wall ceremony" that memorializes Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority members.) Coleman-Singleton, a 45-year-old mother of three, worked as a speech pathologist, a motivational speaker and a ...

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  15. Funerals to begin for the Charleston church shooting victimsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Washington Post

    ... from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., followed immediately by a "Ivy Beyond the Wall ceremony" that memorializes Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority members.) Coleman-Singleton, a 45-year-old mother of three, worked as a speech pathologist, a motivational speaker and a ...

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  16. Funeral services set for shooting victim Cynthia Graham HurdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Post and Courier

    Funeral arrangements have been finalized for Cynthia Graham Hurd, a career librarian and community leader who died last week after a gunman killed nine people inside Emanuel AME Church. Her wake will be 8:30 to 10 p.m. Friday at Emanuel AME, 110 Calhoun St. Her sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha Inc., will hold a ceremony during that first half-hour.

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  17. LaGrange sorority has a message 'for girls only'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | LaGrange Daily News

    Seven women who are about to become embers of the Theta Xi Omega Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha service sorority lead the For Girls Only workshop sessions Saturday morning at First Baptist Church on Fannin Street.

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  18. Slideshow: The Longest Day Urban Scavenger HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Nuvo.net

    Alpha Mu Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, the largest Greek Chapter in the Midwest area hosted a scavenger hunt in support of Alzheimer's Disease.

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  19. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated Honors Community HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WCAV

    The Women of the Eta Phi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated hosted their Epoch Awards Ceremony. They recognized four members of the Charlottesville community who have have contributed great services in the area of the Arts, Business and Economics, Health and Global Poverty along with Youth and education.

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  20. Marquette University's decision to paint over mural of convicted cop killer draws protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Fox News

    ... student body and the institution as a whole." The mural was originally painted, at least in part, by Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority members and went up in March. One of the quotes read, "No one is going to give you the education you need to overthrow ...

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