Top Stories News - Top Stories Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. - RSS - RSS en-us Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:30:00 GMT Omega Psi Phi and Omega Life Membership Foundation Present 10K Gift Each to ASALH Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated and Omega Life Membership Foundation presented a $10K check from each Omega entity to ASALH GE Omega4Life Program currently accepting applications for the 2017 Class Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Applications are being accepted for the 2017 Class of the GE Omega4Life program.  Omega4Life is a yearlong and national leadership development program sponsored by Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc and the General Electric Company 2017 Oracle Published Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. has published its Fall 2016/Winter 2017 Oracle Publication. 40th Grand Basileus Tony Knox, Sr. featured in Black History HBCU Calendar Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. Scholarship Fund is excited to partner with the Educational Network that directly supports and benefits historically black colleges and universities through the 2017 Black History HBCU Calendar and Resource Guide Bro. Vance Joseph introduced as new Head Coach of Denver Broncos Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Congratulations to Bro. Vance Joseph (Lambda Delta Delta 1992) as he was introduced as the 16th head coach in Denver Broncos history Principals discuss critical leadership roles in New Haven schools Mon, 9 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Bro. Joseph Johnson (Kappa Psi 2007) Bro. Glen Worthy (Chi Omicron 2011) and Bro. Larry Conaway, (Chi Omicron 1982) was featured in an article by Shahid Abdul-Karim of the New Haven Register recently. Video posted of 23rd Annual Youth Leadership Conference Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT 23rd Annual Youth Leadership Conference - Los Angeles, CA - Tau Tau Chapter Honoring The Legacy of Omega Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Men of Omega, my beloved brethren it is indeed an amazing honor to be blessed to serve as the leader of the greatest organization known to mankind, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated. I thank you for the privilege, a truly crowning moment in my life. Bro. Morgan defeats Edmunds in N.C. Supreme Court race Fri, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT The balance of the state Supreme Court shifted to the Democratic majority Tuesday as Mike Morgan defeated incumbent Robert Edmunds with 95 percent of precincts reporting. Message from Grand Basileus on Three Recent Shootings Across the Country Fri, 3 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT The tragic loss of the lives of African American men around the nation at the hands of law enforcement has become a repeat pattern of epidemic and shameful proportion. National Museum of African American History and Culture Thu, 2 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT The Grand Opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC, September 22-25, 2016 was a very proud moment for African Americans and an especially proud moment for the men of Omega Mighty 9th District Continues to Serve in Wake of Historic Flood Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT Several thousand homes and businesses were damaged during the historic flooding in August, leaving many without a place to stay.In response to this unprecedented flooding that has taken place in the greater Baton Rouge and outlying areas, members of Omega has stepped up. Omega to Host Justice Matters Panel and Honor Members of Congress and Law Enforcement Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated will host several powerful events in Washington, DC during the Congressional Black Caucus ALC 2016. President Obama Grants Commutations Thu, 1 Sep 2016 00:00:00 GMT President Barack Obama believes in the victory of second chances. Yesterday the White House released the names of 111 individuals that have now been gifted with the opportunity to live a productive life forward, the most in a single month. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Issues Emergency Call to Action for Victims of Flooding in LA Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 GMT An emergency Call to Action has been issued by the International Leadership of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., in an effort to provide relief to the members of the Ninth District and their families that have been affected by the torrential flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and surrounding areas. 400 Families to Be Fed During 80th Grand Conclave in Las Vegas, NV Thu, 14 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., has partnered with the American Diabetes Association and the Epicenter to feed 400 deserving families from the local community in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bro. Knox On the Baton Rouge Killing of Alton Sterling Wed, 6 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT We are searching for answers and we need a solution. Justice must prevail. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Launches Omega Resume Repository Thu, 30 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Omega has been intentional with identifying corporations with strong desires to diversify its staff and Omega will be partnering with them to identify qualified candidates that can serve in a variety of capacities for them from IT, engineering, law, sales and marketing, project management, finance, etc. Bro. Knox, Sr. presented a donation of $9,000 from Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. in honor of the Emanuel Nine Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT 40th Grand Basileus, Brother Antonio F. Knox, Sr., with Sixth District Representative, Brother Howard Jackson attending Sunday morning service on Fathers' Day at Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, South Carolina. Brother Knox presented a donation of $9,000 from Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. in honor of the Emanuel Nine. Bro. Tony Knox, Sr. Launches Message/Announcement Portal Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Don't miss any of the important messages and announcements from 40th Grand Basileus Tony Knox, Sr. Bro. Judge Michael Morgan Running for Election to the North Carolina Supreme Court Wed, 1 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT One of the most accomplished men of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated, Brother Judge Michael Morgan is running for election to the North Carolina Supreme Court. He has a stellar record of service on the bench and is one of the country's premiere legal minds. Dr. Robert W. Whirlwind Johnson - Notable Omega Man Mon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT The force behind integrated tennis. As his nickname Whirlwind suggests, he stormed across the American tennis landscape for three decades and changed tennis forever. Lawyer Michael Jefferson reimagines Reconstruction in new book Mon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT And author Michael Jefferson did just that when he penned his book of historical fiction Deo Vindice: The Resurrection..... Omega Psi Phi to Donate $15k to Elizabeth City State University Thu, 10 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated To Donate $15K to Elizabeth City State University - Grand Basileus to Host Founders Day Scholarship Gala IX.... Bro. Dosh Jackson's 105th Birthday Celebration Tue, 1 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT On Sunday, February 21, 2016, family and friends of Bro. Dosh R. Jackson, Sr. gathered to celebrate Bro. Dosh's 105th birthday.... Bro. Antonio Knox Sr and Bro. Leon Pearson Radio Interview (Power88) Mon, 29 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Please Save The Date and Time, Saturday, March 5, 2016, for an exclusive edition of Straight Talk on KCEP- Power88 at 1 p.m. EST... Dr. Charles R. Drew Memorial Sculpture Thu, 25 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. International Headquarters and the Eta Omega Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. joined to dedicate the Dr. Charles R. Drew Memorial Sculpture... Psi Chapter goes Viral Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Meet Morehouse students (brothers) behind viral video... Grand Chaplain posts Prayer and Fasting Calendar Mon, 15 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Bro. Powell posts Prayer and Fasting Calendar... Brunch and Ball Mon, 1 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT Brunch and Ball Mentoring Program was co created over 6 years ago... Omega Call to Action - Flint Michigan Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:00:00 GMT There is public health crisis currently affecting the residents of Flint, Michigan... Ronald E. McNair Thu, 28 Jan 2016 00:00:00 GMT After 30 years, Brother McNair (Dec 1969, Mu Psi) continues to inspire young men of color... 80th Grand Conclave - Save the Date Mon, 18 Jan 2016 00:00:00 GMT The Grand Conclave takes place in Las Vegas, NV July 24-28, 2016... International Prayer Call Updated Mon, 4 Jan 2016 00:00:00 GMT The International Prayer Call has added an additional prayer call... Brothers Affected by Storms Mon, 28 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Brothers affected by Storms please contact your District Representative... Omega Mourns the loss of Bro. Olanrewaju Fri, 18 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT The Men of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. are saddened by the tragic loss of our Neophyte Brother Adedire Olanrewaju... Bro. Quentin Hart makes history in winning Waterloo mayor's seat Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Quentin Hart will go down in the history books as Waterloo's first African-American mayor.... Omega 22nd Annual Youth Leadership Conference Thu, 10 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Omega 22nd Annual Youth Leadership Conference at University of Southern California... Bro. Madre Hill named SEC Football Legend Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Among the best running backs ever to come out of the state of Arkansas, Madre Hill lettered at Arkansas in 1994-95 and 1998. He led the Razorbacks to two SEC Western Division titles and the Hogs' first SEC Championship Game appearance in 1995. He was a ... Bro. Gentry O. Smith named US Ambassador Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT Gentry O. Smith was named an ambassador and sworn in as director of the U.S. Department of State's Office of Foreign Missions, which oversees foreign embassies and consulates in the United States and makes sure that American diplomats receive fair t ... Vote Bro. Sterlin Hill for BET's Sunday Best Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT One of our very own is competing in the BET Sunday Best: Race to the Stage competition. Brother Sterlin Hill was initiated through Epsilon Epsilon Chapter at Benedict College (Columbia, SC) in Spring '15. He was the 12 of 19. Please support his aspir ... Remembering Love Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT Bishop Edgar Amos Love, 1891-1974, a Virginia native, was remembered and honored at a Historical Marker Ceremony held April 18, 2015 at John Wesley UMC in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Bishop Love, the son of Reverend Julius C. Love and Susie C. Love, was ... What's the value of a black male in America? Sat, 11 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT On Friday, three fathers who lost sons in separate shootings around the country, brought a desperate message to downtown Jacksonville. The title of that message was, "What is the value of a black male in America?" It was part of the Omega P ... Bro. Ricky Lewis talks about Leadership Conference Wed, 08 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT Omega Psi Phi Fraternity is having a conference in Downtown Jacksonville to address race relations and keeping our youth on the right track. Men of Omega lead a crowd in prayer in Charleston Sun, 21 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMT The men of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. lead a crowd of people in prayer outside the Emanuel AME Church, Friday, June 19, 2015, after a memorial in Charleston, S.C. Bro. Bartholomew, Jr. to lead State Military Order of the Purple Heart Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 GMT Carroll Denis Bartholomew, Jr. was appointed Commander of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Foundation, Department of Virginia, effective October 1, 2014. Bro. Rudolph Boone, Sr. - "Big Four" band director Honored Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Rudolph V. Boone, Sr. was one of three former 'Big Four' band directors honored Saturday. Together, Boone, Bernard T. Foy and Harry Wheeler served nearly 100 years at Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools four formerly all-black high schools. The band ... International Prayer Call Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Join our Grand Chaplain's International Prayer Call. Each morning, Monday through Friday at 6:30am ET, God will hear our voice as we bring our requests to Him and wait expectantly. Dial (712) 775-7031 - Passcode/Meeting ID: 674-166-340. Bro. O. Cyrus Hinton - Omega Chapter Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Omega Memorial Services for Bro. O. Cyrus Hinton will be Friday April 17, 2015 at 5:30pm in Shelby North Carolina at Shoal Creek Baptist Church From Grand Basileus - Continue to Lead Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Omega men, I hope you and your families are in the best of God's loving care. I am reaching out to you to say thank you, for representing Omega as our founders would have intended. However, my brothers all is not well within our communities as we se ... Omega Psi Phi Text 2 Give Fri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Join UNCF, the National Pan Hellenic Council and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. to help our students get college degrees. Invest in Better Futures for us all by contributing 10 dollars to the UNCF Campaign for Emergency Student Aid. Obama's Fatherhood & Mentoring Initiative at Work in Atlanta Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT The threat of inclement weather did not stop the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Atlanta Metropolitan Chapters and Project Friendship from gathering over one hundred male youth and parents for a two-day business and entrepreneur showcase and empowerm ... Fraternity hosts youth leadership summit in wake of Ferguson Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT More than 300 middle and high school students from across St. Louis and St. Louis County were present. Resolution for Brother Dr. James A. Elam Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT Whereas, Almighty God, the Supreme Basileus of the Universe has called Brother Dr. James A. Elam from a time temporal to life eternal... Countdown to the Big Game Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT Brothers, we are just days away from the Big Game and Omega chapters everywhere are participating in St. Jude Game Day Give Back. We would like to congratulate the top fundraising chapters thus far: You made a difference! Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Feed the Children is proud of our partnership with The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation and Omega Psi Phi as well as our many other partners who brought additional food, clothing, and community services to the event.