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Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation of Metropolitan Baltimore

November 2016 Update

Calendar At-a-Glance

   
November 21, 2016  BeMore Family Dinner
December 1, 2016  Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation of Metropolitan Baltimore  Board Meeting
December 6, 2016  Joint Chapter Board / Foundation Exec Committee  Meeting
December 10, 2016  December Baltimore Alumni Chapter Meeting
December 16, 2016  The First Annual Mistletoe Gala
The Kudos Corner
Kudos to Brother Donald Chambers and the Benchmark Kappa Youth Leadership Institute staff, Scholars, family and friends for raising more than $3,000 to support the program!

Kudos to Brother Wesley Wood for authoring the Thanksgiving for All Press Release. The event and the Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation of Metropolitan Baltimore (KFMB) were featured in the Baltimore Afro-American Newspaper.

Kudos to the Brothers, Silhouettes, Kappa League Scholars and Community Volunteers that supported "Thanksgiving for All". With YOUR support we served 200 residents of Promise Heights with a holiday meal.


Ways to give
There are so many ways to give to the KFMB. You can give on-line, in person or while you shop! The KFMB participates in Amazon Smile. With every purchase Amazon will donate to your favorite charity- the KFMB! Here’s our unique Amazon Smile address: smile.amazon.com/ch/52-1944540.

Social Media
If you have not followed @KAPsiFoundation on Twitter, please do. You will find KFMB news, updates, and reminders, as well as links of interest.  Be sure to ‘LIKE’ and share KFMB Facebook Postings – especially our COMMUNITY SERVICE EFFORTS!
 
Supporting the Community: BeMore Family Dinner
On Monday, November 21, 2016, Please support Brother Dejuan Patterson and his charitable effort the BeMore Family Dinner. The event will be held at the Herring Run Recreation Center from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. Want to help, email Brother Patterson at Bemorefamily@gmail.com.
Mistletoe Gala
On Friday, December 16, 2016, the Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation of Metropolitan Baltimore will host its first annual Mistletoe Gala at the Eubie Blake Cultural Arts Center. Tickets are $40 and can be purchased by clicking here. For more information contact Brother Donald Chambers (443.956.5395) or Brother Kai Nichelson (443.416.4943). 
Holiday Pop-Up Plaza! 
Calling all crafters and bakers! We are on the hunt for the creative and the clever! Showcase your unique creations - and make some extra holiday $$$$- at this year's Holiday Pop-Up Plaza! We are looking for vendors to sell items such as holiday-themed merchandise, unique accessories, gourmet sweet treats, tote bags, greeting cards, centerpieces, and hand-painted items.
When: Saturday, December 17, 2016, from: 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Kappa Alpha Psi Youth & Community Center. Cost- Free to Shop, $20 to sell! Want to be a vendor click here!
Kappa of Your Dreams Update
Our dream is quickly becoming a reality! The project to renovate the basement of the Kappa Alpha Psi Youth and Community Center is progressing. There’s still an opportunity to support the project. Want to make a donation that can be matched? Please contact Brother Anthony Ferguson at tonyferguson1@verizon.net/(443) 621-5395 or Brother Kevin Clark at kevclark40@hotmail.com/(410) 963-3637.