Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. - Epsilon Delta Chapter

Mission Statement: Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. develops leaders, promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communities.


- to stimulate the ambition of its members

- to prepare them for the greatest usefulness in the causes of humanity, freedom, and dignity of the individual

- to encourage the highest and noblest form of manhood

- to aid downtrodden humanity in its efforts to achieve higher social, economic and intellectual status


Alpha Phi Alpha, the first intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity established for African-American men, was founded on December 4, 1906 at Cornell University. The Epsilon Delta Chapter was chartered on January 22, 1958 at Kent State University.