Thursday, January 22, 2009
Board of Directors Meeting
Dinner Honoring the Past General Presidents,Board of Directors and Corporate Sponsors
Friday, January 23, 2009
First Lady’s Luncheon
The First Lady’s Luncheon will honor the achievements of African American women of distinction and achievement. These highly successful women have excelled in their chosen fields of endeavor through leadership by example.
Inaugural Symposium and Lecture
For more than 100 years, Alpha Phi Alpha has prepared young men for leadership. With the historic crisis facing young Black boys in the twenty-first century, the Fraternity will renew its focus on addressing the issues negatively affecting our youth. This Inaugural Symposium will begin the dialogue that will guide our efforts for the future.
"A Taste of Atlanta" Reception
Open to all inaugural attendees, this premier reception will feature a “Taste of Atlanta” theme sure to keep our mouths watering long after the event is concluded!
Corporate Leadership Reception
Reception with corporate sponsors.
Saturday, January 24, 2009
Interfaith Prayer Breakfast
Enjoy the sounds of some of Atlanta’s best choirs and ensembles as the inaugural attendees take time for spiritual reflection at this interfaith event.
Inaugural Public Ceremony
Participate in this historic occasion of our inaugural weekend of activities, the Inaugural Public Ceremony. Held on the historic campus of Morehouse College, this event promises to attract the leading state, regional and national leaders from various industries and walks of life.
Inaugural Public Reception
Held immediately following the Inaugural Public Ceremony, this public reception will be open to all guests, corporate sponsors and inaugural weekend attendees.
Black Tie Reception
This exclusive formal reception will feature the finest in cuisine and entertainment, as we celebrate the legacy of leadership within the nation’s oldest historically Black Greek Letter Organization.
Inaugural Dinner Gala
Join the leadership of the nation’s most distinguished group of Black men as they sing “hail to the chief” in this star-studded salute to the Fraternity’s new leadership and its vision for the future.
Featuring the musical stylings of one of the nation’s top recording artists, the Inaugural Concert Performance in honor of the Fraternity’s 33rd General President promises to be a fitting ending to an historic weekend of celebration, networking and reflection.
Special Musical Guests
Grammy Award Winning Singers Ashford and Simpson
Tony Award Winning Actress and Singer LaChanze
Tony Award Winning Actress and Singer Jennifer Holiday
Morehouse College Glee Club