About Us » Host Chapter

Philadelphia Alumni of Kappa Alpha Psi®

The Philadelphia Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi® is a large alumni chapter based in Philadelphia, PA. Philadelphia Alumni is led by L. Douglas Harrell, Jr., the chapter’s 48th Polemarch. Read More about Philadelphia Alumni.

Kappa Alpha Psi® in Philadelphia

There is a rich Kappa Tradition in the Philadelphia and South Eastern Pennsylvania region. In addition to the Philadelphia Alumni Chapter, there are two single letter chapters including the first chapter on the eastern seaboard (Epsilon, Lincoln University). Philadelphia region undergraduate and Alumni chapters often collaborate to host events for the Northeastern Province and the Fraternity at large. In addition an informal tradition of fellowship has extended from these Philadelphia area chapters throughout the South Eastern and Central Pennsylvania regions and around the world.

The Achievement Foundation

The Foundation was Established in  2015 as a non – profit , tax exempt, publicly supported organization established to support community based programs. These programs include The Philadelphia based Achievement Academy, for boys grades 1 through 12 , scholarships  for college undergraduates, HBCU College Tour, health awareness programs, environmental wellness, the operation of The Achievement Center, our community event and meeting space and community economic education education programs for people of various ages.

We are excited about doing  more for citizens of the Philadelphia area.  We are fully engaged in using preparation, knowledge and cooperation to achieve our goals. We look forward to working with any entity including Corporations , Foundations, and individuals  who share our common goal to better the lives of our young people particularly through education, training , and community redevelopment. Read more about The Achievement Foundation.

The Achievement Center

The Achievement Center is a community center operated by The Achievement Foundation . It is a cornerstone of the historic Germantown Avenue district of Philadelphia housed in a Pennsylvania landmark. Read more about our The Achievement Center.

The Achievement Academy

The Philadelphia Alumni Chapter Achievement Academy is an award winning mentoring program for young men of color from Philadelphia and surrounding areas.  Our primary focus is on the development of life skills and educational accomplishments of our young men.  The Achievement Academy serves as a vehicle to allow our students to learn about key life related topics that are not incorporated in the traditional school curriculum. Read more about The Achievement Academy.