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Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

February 2, 2014

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Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity was founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C., January 9, 1914, by three young African-American male students. The Founders, Honorable A. Langston Taylor, Honorable Leonard F. Morse, and Honorable Charles I. Brown, wanted to organize a Greek letter fraternity that would truly exemplify the ideals of brotherhood, scholarship, and service. The […]

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Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc

January 31, 2013

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Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. A sisterhood of more than 200,000 predominately Black college educated women, the Sorority currently has over 900 chapters located in the United States, England, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), […]

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Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

November 16, 2011

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Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated, one of the five fraternities for African American men, was founded on November 17, 1911 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C.  It is the first African American fraternity established at a historically black college.  The three founders Edgar A. Love, Oscar J. Cooper, and Frank Coleman established […]

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

February 7, 2011

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Founded on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC in 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is the oldest Greek-letter organization established by African American college-trained women. To trace its history is to tell a story of changing patterns of human relations in America in the 20th century.The small group of women who organized the […]

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