Omega Psi Omega is an official chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and was chartered on December 16, 2017.
Welcome to the website of the first African- American Sorority of Elizabeth, New Jersey!
In the spirit of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, I am proud to stand on the shoulders of our Beloved Chartering President, Robyn M. Dawson serving as the Second President of Omega Psi Omega Chapter. Our chapter was charted on December 16, 2017 with seventeen dedicated women committed to serving the community of Elizabeth. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated is the oldest Greek-letter organization established for African-American women, that was founded on January 15, 1908, on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C.
Our International President, Dr. Glenda Glover, presented our programs for 2018-2022 that focuses on Exemplifying Excellence Through Sustainable Service. Our program targets are:
HBCU for Life: A call to Action
- #CAP (College Admissions Process)
- Work with high school scholars
Women’s Healthcare & Wellness
- Forums on Health Awareness
- Fitness Classes
Building Your Economic Legacy
- Financial Workshops for youth & adults of our service areas
- Showcasing the Youth of our service areas
- Supporting cultural initiatives
- Collect gently worn shoes for all ages & genders
- Collect used eyeglasses
Omega Psi Omega Chapter, 2021 Small Chapter of the Year Award Winner is rich with a plethora of talent and is ready to serve the communities of Elizabeth, Rahway, Roselle and Linden New Jersey. The diversity of our chapter membership, their commitment to community and dedication to serve is unmatched. Service has been at the core of our history, and we strive to continue to build on our legacy. We embrace an array of ambitious goals, that most importantly includes sisterhood and service, nurturing our growing membership and cultivating quality programs. The sisterhood is critical to who we are as a chapter and we take pride in our work and strive to grow and strengthen what sustains us. Program is the heart of our organization and a reflection of the directives from our national leadership. Our focus is to execute programs that make a significant difference with issues that impact the families and communities we have the privilege to serve.
Thank you for visiting our website and check out our programs as well as our upcoming fundraisers!
With Warmest Regards,
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
President, Omega Psi Omega Chapter
“We have a torch and we should use it to lighten everyone else’s darkness”
Ethel Hedgemon Lyle, Founder Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated