We are excited to have you in Philadelphia! Philadelphia has a rich tradition of black businesses to support. See the list of black owned businesses from Visit Philly List here. Don’t forget to patronize these featured Kappa owned businesses:
Vintage Cigar Room
2727 Mt. Carmel Ave, Glenside, PA
Vintage Cigar Room in Glenside, PA (35 minutes from center city) owned by Ricky Clark (Lambda 1989).
Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee & Books
5443 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA
Another new gem is Marc Lamont Hill’s (Abington-Ambler Alumni 2011) Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee & Books in historic Germantown. You can watch a video about Uncle Bobbie’s below!
The Philadelphia Tribune
520 S. 16th Street, Philadelphia, PA
The Philadelphia Tribune, founded in 1884 by Christopher James Perry, Sr., is America’s oldest and the Greater Philadelphia region’s largest daily newspaper serving the African-American community. The President and CEO is Robert W. Bogle (Norristown Alumni 1986) and a regular commentary columnist for Justice, Legal and Historical topics is Attorney Michael Coard (Gamma Omega 1979). Look for our promotional insert for Conclave 2019 in the Philly Trib this weekend!