The International Headquarters of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. are in the “City of Brotherly Love”. Great Kappa Men who called the Philadelphia Alumni Chapter their Kappa home include Founder Lee, who settled in Philadelphia after his military service, The Reverend Dr. Leon Sullivan, legendary Civil Rights Era Attorney and Activist Cecil B. Moore, Past Grand Polemarch Attorney Hillary H. Holloway and two Mayors: the Honorable Reverend Dr. W. Wilson Goode and the Honorable Attorney John F Street
Kappa Alpha Psi in the Philadelphia Area
There is a rich Kappa Tradition in the Philadelphia and South Eastern Pennsylvania region. In addition to the Philadelphia Alumni Chapter, there are two single letter chapters including the first chapter on the eastern seaboard (Epsilon, Lincoln University).
Philadelphia region undergraduate and Alumni chapters often collaborate to host events for the Northeastern Province and the Fraternity at large. In addition an informal tradition of fellowship has extended from these Philadelphia area chapters throughout the South Eastern and Central Pennsylvania regions and around the world.