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It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Detroit Alphas website. We are proud to be the reining Alpha Phi Alpha National Chapter of the Year. This recognition was born out of commitment to service and excellence in every endeavor we engage. Here you will find a host of information about our illustrious Chapter and Fraternity. Please take time to view the site for everything from our chapter history and our many community service programs. Also, please use this page as well as our social media outreach to keep up with our entertainment offering.

For members of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., please use this site as a resource for information about the various offerings of the Chapter.
The Detroit Alphas are actively seeking partners to work with us to serve our community in a stronger and more effective way. If you are interested, click on contact us and send us your information. A-Phi!

2015 Outstanding Alumni Chapter of the Year

Each year, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated recognizes one chapter as the Outstanding Alumni Chapter of the Year for their contribution to the growth of personal service to the chapter members and their contribution to the community’s economic development. On August 8, 2015 at the 95th General Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, the Gamma Lambda chapter received this distinguished award.

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The year 1919 introduced Detroit’s Gamma Lambda Chapter to the ranks of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. at the offices of Dr. M.E. Morton and Dr. J. Gregory at 1721 St. Antoine Street. The organizers were J.H. Alexander, C.H. Campbell, U.S. Carey, E.J. Cheeks, P.B. Gamble, J.L. Henderson, C.L. Henderson, L.E. Johnson, C.H. Mahoney, M.E. Morton, C. Rowlette, C.H. Roxborough and S.D. Sparks.

  • About our fraternity

    Alpha Phi Alpha, the first intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity established for African-Americans, was founded at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York by seven college men who recognized the need for a strong bond of Brotherhood among African descendants in this country. Read more

  • Pay chapter dues

    Local chapter dues for the 2015-2016 fraternal year are $275. Payments are due by September 1, 2015. Pay now

Chapter Events

Upcoming Events

Our chapter hosts numerous events and community service projects throughout the year.

Chapter meetings are held the SECOND Saturday of every month at 7:06 sharp.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

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