Since 1972, the Silver Spring (MD) Alumni (SSA) Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc has partnered with the MD/DC/VA communities. From our Award-winning Guide Right, Book Awards, National Society of Black Engineering, and St. Jude’s programs, SSA has and will continue to advocate for the next generation of leaders in our community. Through our partnerships with several local Homeless Shelters, SSA has endeavored to stamp out hunger and homelessness, by providing personal necessities and food items, for the needy throughout the year.
SSA will continue their commitment to bolster strategic partnerships in voter registration literacy and in other ways which the community can benefit. Here is our MLK 2022 community service update:
SSA MLK Day Service Project Summary
SSA donated approximately 100 Care Boxes to the following organizations:
- Interfaith Works
- Stepping Stones
- Dwelling Place Shepherds Table
- Becky’s House
- Priscilla’s House
- Long Branch Community Ctr.
- Interfaith Works – Women’s Shelter
In the News
MKYF SAYS, “VAX UP MONTGOMERY COUNTY”
Modeling the behavior – Lorenza Cooper, President of MKYF encourages everyone to get vaccinated. According to scientists. the vaccine is safe, reliable, and the only way toward herd immunity as the pathway to getting out of the pandemic and back to normalcy....
METROPOLITAN KAPPA YOUTH FOUNDATION AWARDS THREE HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS $1,500 SCHOLARSHIPS, RECEIVES RECORD NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS
Silver Spring, MD (June 8, 2018) – The Metropolitan Kappa Youth Foundation (MKYF) today announced that three Montgomery County students will receive the 2018 Lawrence Hamm Scholarship award. Students will receive a $1,500 scholarship to further their college studies.
MKYF Hosts 2018 Black and White Scholarship Ball
Reserve Your Ticket Online Save the date and reserve your seats. The 2018 Annual Black and White Scholarship Gala is a collaboration between the Metropolitan Kappa Youth Foundation, Inc. (MKYF) and the Silver Spring (MD) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity,...
Black & White Ball 2017
Reserve Your Ticket Online Ticket Sales are Now Closed. Ticket sells are now closed. We look forward to seeing you at this year's Black & White Ball hosted Collaboratively between the MKYF and the Silver Spring (MD) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi...
MKYF Awards Two Scholarships for Academic Year 2016
The Metropolitan Kappa Youth Foundation has received several applications for the 2016 MKYF Lawrence Hamm, Sr. scholarship for minority and disadvantaged youth. The MKYF is proud to announce the winners of this year's scholarships as Benedicta Kumazah and Avanti...
Two selected as 2015 MKYF Scholarship Winners
The Metropolitan Kappa Youth Foundation continues its pursuit to recognize students who excel and seek to continue their educational aspirations in college and university. This year, the 2015 MKYF has selected Jordan Smith and Melissa LaNoire as the Lawrence Hamm, Sr....
Minja Selected as Sole Recipient of 2014 MKYF Scholarship
Montgomery County student, Emanuel Minja, is selected as the sole winner of this year's Lawrence Hamm, Sr. scholarship for minority and disadvantaged youth scholarship. Mr. Minja demonstrated significant achievement in his academic record and also worked tirelessly to...
Congratulations to the 2012 MKYF Scholarship Recipients
Congratulations to the 2012 MKYF Scholarship recipients. Each of the winners are recognized for their academic and community service excellence. The names of the 20122 winners are: Devin Taylor Nicole Wright Andrea Kyeremah Genevieve M. Dubroof We wish them continued...
2011 MKYF Scholarship Recipients Announced
The 2011 MKYF Scholarship recipients have demonstrated both academic and social/community excellence. This year the MKYF awards two scholarships to , Nadim Khan and Ruben C. Dumay. Each of these applicants have demonstrated a strong record. The MKYF is happy to...
MKYF Provides Tuition Assistance
today [March 2, 2010], the Metropolitan Kappa Youth Foundation completed a tuition assistance payment of $500.00 on behalf of Keith Budd to Montgomery College