What an Astonishing, Kaptivating, Amazing Day this is! Why you ask? It’s the 106th anniversary of my illustrious sorority Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. The first Greek letter organization for college trained black women, founded January 15, 1908 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC.
Founded: January 15, 1908 at Howard University, Washington, DC
Incorporated: January 29, 1913
Twenty Pearls: Founders and Incorporators
Motto: “By Culture and By Merit”
Symbol: Ivy Leaf
Flower: Pink Tea Rose
Colors: Salmon Pink and Apple Green
Official publication: Ivy Leaf magazine, first published 1921
28 years and I am Oh So honored to be a part of this awesome organization.
Happy Founders Day to all my Sorors, near and far!
Keep it Pretty,