International Initiatives

2022-2026 International Initiatives

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® is dedicated to implementing program initiatives that Strengthen our Sisterhood, Empower our Families, Build our Economic Wealth, Enhance our Environment, Advocate for Social Justice, and Uplift our Local Community across all local, national and international communities. Program initiatives remain the heart of AKA. The size and scope of services provided to our communities have grown and significantly improve the quality of life for all who reside within our service areas, Danette Anthony Reed, the program theme for 2022-2026, is Soaring to New Heights of Service and Sisterhood.

The International Program includes six program initiatives that are designed to advance the mission of Alpha Kappa Alpha with excellence and underscore our commitment to sustainable service.

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AKA Team

The six program initiatives for 2022-2026 are:


Initiative 1: Strengthen Our Sisterhood

Alpha Kappa Alpha will intentionally take time to fellowship and form lifelong relationships based on affinity, love, trust, respect, and shared goals and interests, while concurrently building on our foundation to serve others.


Initiative 2: Empower Our Families

Alpha Kappa Alpha will take a multi-generational approach to fortify families within our communities by addressing child hunger and promoting positive youth development and leadership, mental well-being, and senior life.


Initiative 3: Build Our Economic Wealth

Alpha Kappa Alpha will further encourage and equip our members to place key strategies into action to build personal, organizational, and community economic wealth.


Initiative 4: Enhance Our Environment

Alpha Kappa Alpha will employ select strategies to optimize our collective ability and to improve and protect the environment at scale. We will prioritize activities that promote the adoption of more sustainable and responsible practices.


Initiative 5: Advocate for Social Justice

Alpha Kappa Alpha will equip communities with the tools, knowledge, and support to activate their voices and mobilize self-help to empower communities to help themselves.


Initiative 6: Uplift our Local Community

Alpha Kappa Alpha will celebrate excellence, promote a focus on service, and stimulate effective culture and showcase best practices—”Local Change, Big Impact, and Global Showcase.”