Our Programs

The theme for the 2018-2022 international programs is Exemplifying Excellence through Sustainable Service. International President, Glenda Glover referred to this theme as our call to ACTION and SERVICE. With excellence as our guide and sustainable service as our focus, the 2018-2022 international program agenda provides opportunities to meet the needs of the communities we serve.

Exemplifying Excellence through Sustainable Service program consists of 5 targets, including a signature program.

Target 1: HBCU for Life: A Call to Action

Alpha Kappa Alpha will continue its focus on education with an emphasis on historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs).

  • Promote and market HBCUs
  • Financially support HBCUs

Signature Program: #CAP – College Admissions Process

Alpha Kappa Alpha will assist students as they seek admission to college by providing guidance and support in completing the application and enrollment process.

Target 2: Women’s Healthcare and Wellness

Alpha Kappa Alpha will continue to raise community awareness of critical health issues impacting African-American women.

  • Breast cancer awareness and prevention
  • Heart health
  • Nutrition and wellness
  • Care for the caregivers

Target 3: Building Your Economic Legacy

Alpha Kappa Alpha will emphasize financial planning, asset accumulation and wealth building, including savings and investments, managing debt, and improving credit.

Personal financial planning and asset accumulation

  • Credit repair and monitoring
  • Entrepreneurship and the Black Dollar 365
  • Operation AKA assist

Target 4: The Arts!

Alpha Kappa Alpha will expose students to arts enrichment and culture by focusing on visual and performing arts, and by showcasing talent through the explorations of writers, entertainers and various other artists.

  • Salute to the Harlem Renaissance
  • Salute to the Black Arts Movement

Target 5: Global Impact

Alpha Kappa Alpha will engage in programming designed to enhance the international footprint of the sorority

  • National Global Impact Day
  • Global assistance activities
  • Refugees in America Assistance Program (RAAP)