Alpha Phi Alpha
National Chapter Status: Active
Seat: Stamford, CT
Date Founded: April 21, 1957
Chapter website: http://www.zetaphilambda.com
Zeta Phi Lambda Chapter, #253, was founded in Stamford, Connecticut on April 21, 1957. Chapter founders were Hugh Bell, Joseph Carwin, William Decker Clark, Cecil Gallup, Robert Levister, Jack Lee and Alvin Napper. The chapter currently has 20 active members.
Bro Decker Clark was Eastern Regional Director from 1967 to 1971. He passed on to Omega Chapter in 2008.
In 1990 and 2003, Zeta Phi Lambda had the honor of hosting the Eastern Regional Convention.
In 2008, the South Norwalk Library was renamed in honor of Bro. Otha Brown. He has been chairman of the 2nd Taxing District Commission (formerly the City of South Norwalk) for more than two decades. He is currently a candidate for the Democratic nomination for Mayor of Norwalk.
Chapter meetings are currently held on the first Saturday of the month in Stamford.
Zeta Phi Lambda seeks to add to its ranks through reclamation of brothers and creating new brothers through the intake process. We suggest that men interested in Alpha Phi Alpha and Zeta Phi Lambda, visit our website http://www.zetaphilambda.com, ONECA http://onecaalphas.com/ and the national fraternity http://www.alpha-phi-alpha.com/Page.php?id=67