Chi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated members participated in the 16th Annual UNCF (United Negro College Fund) Leader’s Luncheon; “A Mind is a Terrible Thing to Waste” Friday, December 9, 2016 at the Marriott Harbor Beach Hotel. More than 250 community participants were in attendance for the luncheon. The chapter is a Table Sponsor of the event; meaning chapter name displayed on a table reserved for ten, name listed in the program and name continuously shown on electronic television during the program.
The chapter supports this organization as it has the same mission of providing scholarships and offering opportunities to deserving college/university students. Chi Psi Omega Chapter’s donation was approximately. $2,000.
Calvin Hughes, Anchor of WPLG-TV ABC Local 10 was the Emcee, Dale Holness, Broward County Commissioner, District 9, brought greetings. The Honorable Richard Corcoran, Speaker of the House of Representatives, delivered the keynote address.
Chapter members in attendance were Venetta “Vee” McCullough, President; Ernestine Bobb, Sherri Cooper, Bennie Edwards, Jerelene S. Franklin, Vanessa Hargray, Takesha McCray, Ann Burnett (Lee), Barbara J. Thomas and Cheryl Waide.