OUR CORE PROGRAMS
The fraternity’s national programs are community outreach mentoring initiatives that have been adopted by the organization’s governing body and mandated for implementation by all of its chapters.
RESPONDING WITH URGENCY
These efforts allow the Fraternity to respond to timely issues affecting the African American community.
TOGETHER WE LEAD BY EXAMPLE
In Partnership with Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America
OUR FOCUS IS TO
Increase the number of African-American children exposed to positive African-American adult role models
Increase minority representation on local Big Brothers/Big Sisters’ Board of Directors
Increase positive perceptions of both organizations in the African-American community
Expose African-American boys of Big Brothers/Big Sisters programs to positive Alpha role models and the programs of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
WE DEVELOP LEADERS
Implementing Our Special Initiative, Leadership Development Institute (LDI)
The Leadership Development Institute (LDI) aims to develop a 21st century generation of leaders. This mission starts with young people, particularly those who demonstrate the potential to comprehend and apply the fundamental principles needed by leaders as well as whom, by virtue of their age and education, are often looked upon as role models.
BGL SIGNATURE PROGRAMS
Serving the Greater Richmond, VA area and expressing the importance of academic success while equipping our youth with effective leadership skills.
FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
In partnership with the Links to prepare participants for higher education opportunities,
cultural, and social enhancements.