Events & News
Thank you, Greater Washington, D.C Metropolitan area for the most successful Kozy Kerchiefs® and Kozy Kaps® to date! On Saturday, October 22, 2018, the Educational and Charitable Foundation in affiliation with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Lambda Kappa Omega Chapter, hosted a sold-out , first-class affair, with 117 volunteers and with the help and support of Volunteer Fairfax. ECF was able to create 100 Kaps and 200 Kerchiefs for women and children battling cancer
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Kimberla Lawson Roby
Author of 27 books, including the popular 15 part Reverend Curtis Black series, Ms. Roby's books deal with a variety of real issues while offering a message of redemption, forgiveness, and the realities of everyday life.
Selling more than 2.8 million copies of her novels, her works have topped numerous bestseller lists including the New York Times, USA Today, The Washington Post, and Essence Magazine.
Ms. Roby will discuss her latest novel, the stunning conclusion in the Reverend Curtis Black series, Better Late Than Never, and how to figure out your passion and discover your purpose.
Advancing Our Communities "Reflections: A Journey of Dreams"
ECF, in affiliation with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated ®, Lambda Kappa Omega Chapter, is organizing and administering its biennial Little Miss AKA Youth Enrichment Program with this year’s theme “Reflections: A Journey of Dreams.”
The purpose of the Little Miss AKA Youth Enrichment Program is to promote scholarship, respect, service, education, cultural experience and friendship among young girls aged eight to twelve. The focused experience for 2019 is designed to emphasize education, character building, the arts, self-expression and community service. The young ladies within the program will be raising funds to support the educational and charitable programs of ECF.
As a public nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, donations to ECF are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Your generous donation will be beneficial to us in making this a successful program for the thirty young ladies participating in this year’s program.