41st Polemarch Julius L. Collins
To My Brothers of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity and Guests:
Welcome to the website of the Jacksonville (FL) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated, the Birthplace of the Southern Province.
Our award-winning chapter continues to make a positive impact in our ninety-fifth year of existing as an integral part of the Jacksonville community. We strive to follow the vision of our founders who fashioned our organization around the motto of “Achievement in every field of human endeavor”. As a result, we have followed this mantra, not only in our personal and professional achievements, but in our dedication to providing service to the Northeast Florida communities and beyond. We welcome you to peruse our website to become more acquainted with who we are, what we do, and who we serve including ways as to how you can partner with this lasting legacy.
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Kappa Alpha Psi was founded as an undergraduate college fraternity for the purpose of enriching the lives of undergraduate members and enabling them to grow intellectually, socially, and with compassion to provide service to the communities in which they attended school.
The Jacksonville Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. was chartered and established on February 27, 1925, becoming the first Greek letter organization both in the city of Jacksonville and the state of Florida. Since the organization’s chartering in 1925, the chapter has mentored youth and performed service throughout the Jacksonville community.
Kappa Alpha Psi seeks to train its membership, particularly undergraduates, for leadership roles in their perspective communities and the attainment of a high degree of excellence in their academic pursuits thus promoting honorable achievement and inspiring service in the public interest. Now comprised of functioning Undergraduate and Alumni Chapters on major campuses and in cities throughout the country, the purpose of the betterment of the community continues on in the form of Achievement, Service, & Mentorship within the Jacksonville Alumni Chapter.
The Jacksonville Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. purposes to contribute to the needs of the community and to inspire its residents to strive for the collective progress of all. Initiatives focusing on Health & Wellness, Community Service, Voter Education & Awareness, Mentorship, Leadership Training, & Scholarship are accomplished through collaborative efforts with organizations throughout the Jacksonville community.