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Every Wednesday
Black & Gold Ball

Black & Gold Ball

February 18th

ZKL Education Foundation


ZKL Education Foundation

The Zeta Kappa Lambda Education Foundation, Inc. is the non-profit charitable arm of the fraternity, which focuses on scholarship, programs and training and development of the membership. Education Foundation encompasses the implementation of:  

  • Annually Program … A Voteless People is a Hopeless People
  • Project Alpha
  • Go-to-High School, Go-to-College
  • Black and Gold Scholarship Ball

The mission of the Foundation is to promote scholarship and academic achievement and provide resources, services and advocacy to the global community. Recent efforts of the Foundation have been focused on urban education and growing resources and partnerships to aggressively attack the lack of innovation, achievement, preparation often found in these environments.

Donate Today to help the Education Foundation reach its goals.


Latest News


The Light House

The Light House is our quarterly newsletter that details the activities within the chapter and the foundation 

  • In this edition we cover our Annually Program … A Voteless People is a Hopeless People
  • Brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. help to register people every year to vote.
  • Over 40 Iowans were registered to vote during the Back 2 School drive at the John R. Grubb YMCA
  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. explain the importance of voting.

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