Monthly: March 2012

IPL Barbershop Initiative


In collaboration with the Miami-Dade County Department of Health, the Iota Pi Lambda Chapter conducted a community health fair at L&L and Paramore Barbershops in Perrine, FL.  During the event, brothers assisted in distributing health awareness materials on a variety of topics including smoking cessation, teen pregnancy prevention, cancer awareness, heart disease prevention, and proper […]

Hundreds march at UI for Trayvon Martin


URBANA — Almost 400 people turned out for a rally on the University of Illinois campus Wednesday night, calling for justice for Trayvon Martin and hoping to put a halt to similar deaths. Martin was killed in Sanford, Fla., on Feb. 26. He had purchased candy at a convenience store and was returning to a […]

South Dade Alphas Collect Clothes to Assist Domestic Violence Victims


Brothers of the Iota Pi Lambda chapter conducted a clothing collection drive for children and adults. Between the months of January and March, we have donated two truckloads of clothing and appliances to a local charity in South Florida, Safe Space. Safe Space is a non-profit organization that works to link domestic violence victims with […]