Great Lakes Regional Director of First Black Sorority to Visit Rochester During Western New York Cluster Conference

pictured: •AKA Regional director Carrie Clark

Mrs. Carrie J. Clark, the  Great Lakes Regional Director of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® will  visit Rochester during  its Western New York Cluster Conference   on Saturday, October 5th, from 7a.m.-4p.m.  at the Rochester Airport Marriott Hotel.

Hosted by Delta Nu Omega, the sorority’s local graduate chapter, the theme is “Engage!Empower! Excellence! Rise Up!” 

Each year, more than 1,200 college-educated and professional members in the Great Lakes Region participate in cluster conferences that promote sisterhood and service through these one-day leadership development and community outreach training events.

The Sorority’s primary emphasis is on education, women’s health, economic security, cultural awareness and global issues.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® (AKA) is a not-for-profit, international volunteer service organization established in 1908 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C. Led by International President Dr. Glenda Baskin Glover. 

The Great Lakes Region includes 97 AKA chapters in the states of Michigan, Ohio, Western Pennsylvania, Western New York and West Virginia. The Western New York Cluster contains 10 AKA chapters in Buffalo, Amherst, Rochester, Syracuse, Utica/Rome, and Ithaca/Corning.

For more information on Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® and its programs focused on addressing domestic and global issues affecting children, women and families, log onto www.aka1908.com