Targeting African-American males in grades 9-12, Alpha Achievers is a youth centered educational program supported by Howard County Public Schools, the Alpha Foundation of Howard County and the Kappa Phi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated. Operating in all twelve Howard County high schools, the program fosters a positive learning environment that encourages academic excellence and leadership development. Since it’s founding in 1997, the program seeks to promote character growth, develop leadership skills, and encourage its members to become engaged in their school and community. Currently, the program has over 300 members. Alpha Achievers partners with other student led organizations such as Delta Scholars and the Black Student Achievement Program (BSAP). Alpha Achievers members are required to complete twenty-one hours of community service each academic year.
For more information please visit www.AlphaAchievers.org.