Apr 28, 2014

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Men of Delta Alpha Chapter

Men of Delta Alpha Chapter

Welcome to the official website of the Delta Alpha Chapter, an unincorporated affiliate of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. in Dayton, Ohio, “Home of the Gem City Ques.” The members of Delta Alpha Chapter and current Basileus, SFC Jason Ward, welcome any visitors to our city with open arms. We hope you enjoy the arts, culture, entertainment, parks, shopping and wonderful cuisine found in Dayton and surrounding communities.

Founded in 1934, the Delta Alpha Chapter has consistently taken leadership roles in community social action, providing educational support scholastically and financially with over $100,000 awarded in scholarships since 1956. We are active in  mentoring, helping in youth programs, spearheading voter registration, community blood drives, aiding with several different church’s community programs, working to reduce domestic violence and other programs directly aligned with our fraternities four cardinal principals ; Manhood, Scholarship, Perseverance and UpLift. We are an all male, African American Greek organization. Through the efforts of our membership thousands of lives are touched each year.

We are very proud of our philanthropic arm, the Delta Alpha Foundation, a 501C3 entity which allows donors to receive tax benefits for their contributions. We are also part of the combined federal campaign, CFC Code 7784 and The United Way. Currently, the Foundation’s headquarters, located next to the Paul Lawrence Dunbar House, is being renovated and hopefully will be open for community programming 2012.

Delta Alpha Chapter is a very active member of the Fourth District of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and has produced 6 District Representatives. Notable members include Educators JL Scott and Arthur”Turk”Taylor, Pharmaceutical Researcher James Elam, Civil Rights Activist Jessie Gooding and Dayton Track Legend Craig Wallace.

On behalf of the brothers of Delta Alpha Chapter, thank you for visiting our website.
We are located close to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and invite any visiting brother of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity to come fellowship with us. We do believe strongly in our motto: “Friendship Is Essential To The Soul”, and look forward to showing you the hospitality that only the Gem City Ques can give. Again, welcome and enjoy our site.

The Brothers of Delta Alpha Chapter

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