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    Alpha Gamma , Brown University

    Alpha Gamma Chapter was chartered on Thursday, February 2, 1921 in Providence, RI and ever since has been serving the community through community service as well as social events while keeping with the fraternity's mission. The chapter supports numerous cultural, educational and civic programs each year throughout the Greater Providence area. These events include but are not limited to: “Project Alpha;” which provides a forum for young minority boys to learn about life choices and sexual responsibility; the “Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratorical Contest;” the “Alpha Phi Alpha Leadership Institute;” which aims to develop leaders at a young age; and the “Alpha Phi Alpha Education Foundation;” which awards college scholarships annually to those that are in need.



    Organization Facts

    Charter Members
    Joseph Chester Allen
    Clarence Abram Burrell
    Joseph Fredrick Starr Carter, MD
    Chester Wellington Chinn, MD
    Clinton Leroy Henry
    Russell Adrian Lane
    Samuel Byron Milton, MD
    Howard Hughes Murphy
    Louis Lorenzo Redding
    Heber Edward Wharton III, MD
    Jay Mayo Williams

    Chapter Facts

    Local brothers have founded such organizations as the JWU chapter of the NAACP, as well as the JWU Multicultural Center. The Alpha Gamma Chapter includes brothers from Brown University, Johnson & Wales University, Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island College, University of Rhode Island, Providence College, and Bryant College.


    Alpha Phi Alpha
    232 Weybosset St
    Providence, RI 02903

    Inter/National website: http://www.alphaphialpha.net/

    Recruitment Info