Fort Lauderdale Alumni of Kappa Alpha Psi®, Inc.
70 Years of Excellence!
Awarded 2023 Southern Province Community Service & Reclamation Chapter of the Year
Fort Lauderdale Alumni News
Men R Kookin’
November 2023 – Let’s break bread and party Thanksgiving Weekend. Ft. Lauderdale Alumni hosts Men R’ Kookin’ on Saturday, November 25. Purchase your ticket here.
New Polemarch Takes the Reigns
June 2023 – Fort Lauderdale Alumni elected Wendy Pognon as its 27th Chapter Polemarch. He replaces Kevin White who lead the chapter to many accomplishments.
F.L.A. Award Kappa Leaguers
May 2023 – Fort Lauderdale Alumni in conjunction with the Achievement Foundation of Ft. Lauderdale awarded $30,000 to eight(8) graduating Kappa League seniors.
F.L.A. Welcomes New Initiates
April 2023 – Fort Lauderdale Alumni welcomed the Spring 2023, 7 of Diamonds to the fraternity: Doug Biggs; Rayon Black; Elisha Entingh; Eric Hoff; Kahill Jacques; Antonelli Jean-Guillaume; Gale Nelson; MTA Coordinator, James Geter.
Community Service Award Winners
March 2023 – The Southern Province of Kappa Alpha® Psi Fraternity awarded Fort Lauderdale Alumni the coveted 2023 Community Chapter of the Year at the 73rd Southern Province Council. Fort Lauderdale has won the award consecutive years.
Reclamation Award Winners
March 2023 – Fort Lauderdale Alumni won the 2023 Southern Province Reclamation Chapter of the Year at the 73rd Southern Province Council in Birmingham, AL. Karam “Pearl” Govens, Reclamation Chairman, was instrumental in reclaiming members.
Kappa League Celebrates
Robert Bogle, Kappa Leauge Chairman, proudly displays our next generation of leaders at the Kappa League Awards Ceremony.
F.L.A. Committed to Youth Development
For decades, Fort Lauderdale Alumni of Kappa Alpha Psi® has championed initiatives in support of youth achievement. Utilizing the strength and influence of its chapter members – the results of our programs have elevated the trajectory of many youth in Broward County.
White Hot Weekend
The White Hot Weekend, May 5-7, showcased the hottest party destination in Fort Lauderdale – the Hard Rock Hotel & Resort. In between the good times, Fort Lauderdale Alumni & the Achievement Foundation of Fort Lauderdale hosted the Artis Jack Hall Golf Klassic on Saturday at Plantation Preserve Golf Course.
Recent Past Polemarchs
Founded in 1954, the Fort Lauderdale Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi® Fraternity has benefitted from a stellar list of leadership. Pictured here are some of the past Polemarchs who served.
- Bobby Dubose
- Wayne Kirkland
- Anthony Henderson (not pictured)
- Todd Byrd
- Rigo Garcia
- Dean Tossie
- Noel Hyatt
- Kevin White
“It is easy to be ordinary, it takes courage to excel, and Excel we must.”
-Elder W. Diggs,Founder, Kappa Alpha Psi® Fraternity, Inc.