Greetings, Cluster III Sorors!
The Cluster III Founders’ Day Committee invites sorors of the North Atlantic Region to Cluster III Founders’ Day Celebration, Saturday, January 28, 2017.
Our celebration embraces the theme, “Legends Speak: The Bonds of Sisterhood.”
A brunch and short program will be held at The Carltun in Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY 11554 from 10:00am-2:00pm. A Rededication Ceremony will take place at the venue. The ceremony will begin at 11:30am sharp (the doors will close promptly at 11:25am). The attire is white. No pants or hats.
Our Cluster III Founders’ Day Service Project will focus on Target III: Family Strengthening. Please support our service project theme, Be a Blessing to Shelter Families this Winter Season by donating gift cards of any dollar amount. Gifts from all-purpose department stores, (i.e. Walmart or Target) will serve the families best. Please refrain from restaurant gifts. Make sure to indicate the dollar amount of each card. Donations will go to the Jamaica Reception Center – Family Shelter in Jamaica, Queens. Your generous donation will help families transitioning from shelter conditions. Please bring your donation to Founders' Day on January 28th.
Registration is open through January 21, 2017. The cost of the event is $85.00 for Graduate & General Members; $70 for Undergraduate Members. Registration is online only; there will be no on-site registration.
Lodging has been secured for your convenience at the Long Island Marriott, located at 101 James Doolittle Boulevard, Uniondale, NY 11553, (516) 794-3800. The rate for rooms for Friday and/or Saturday Night is $149 per night plus applicable state & local taxes. Please call Marriott Reservations directly at 1 (800) 228-9290 or (516) 794-3800 on or before Friday, January 6, 2017, to make your room reservations. When making your reservation, identify yourself as part of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Founders' Day Room Block.
The Cluster III Founders’ Day Committee is looking forward to welcoming you as we celebrate Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®.
Soror Adjoa Gzifa
Chairman - 2017 Cluster III Founders’ Day Committee
Soror Deborah Padmore
Basileus - Epsilon Pi Omega Chapter