Chi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated hosted a successful voter registration drive, Saturday, July 16, 2016, Wal-mart, located 3001 North State Road 7, Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33311. This event is a result of a request from the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated International Connection Committee for all of its approximately 1,000 chapters to mobilize and register new voters. Approximately 25 applications will be submitted to the Broward Supervisor of Elections Office for processing. Applications were not only for new registrations, but included updates for addresses and card replacements.
Chapter members participating and responsible for making this event a success included Dione Trawick, Chapter Connection Chairman; Alana DaSent, Co-chairman; Crystal Brumfield, Tanika Franklin-Francis, Revertha W. Grace, Michelle Green, Ann B. Lee, Josetta B. Patterson, Veronica E. Phillips, Antionece Robinson, Tscharner Miller-Strapp, Barbara J. Thomas, Luwando Wright-Hines and Cheriane Zephy. Nicole Johnson was a general member assisted as well. Six community volunteers participated: Georgette Dorival, Shaloam Grizzle, Josephine Stuppard-Pierre, Felicia Philippe, Robyn Randall and Lawanda Warren.
The chapter’s connection committee is committed to registering as many new voters as possible, educating them on the political process and ensuring that they vote in upcoming elections.