Category: FFAC

Standing Our Ground: Alpha Supports Dream Defenders’ Petition to Change Unjust Law


General President Mark S. Tillman, Southern Region Assistant Vice President Ismael Brown and Florida District Director Matthew Bradford implore you to support the Dream Defenders’ fight for justice and equality as they March on the Florida State Capitol Friday, April 11, 2014. Fraternally, Brother Matthew S. Bradford District Director • Florida Federation of Alpha Chapters […]

Call to Action Message : February 2014


Brothers, During the month of February, we pause to pay tribute to the African-American trailblazers who have and continue to pave the way for the future success of our nation. This year also marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act passed by President Lyndon Johnson in 1964. But as we celebrate this historic […]

A New Face to an Old Dream


In various ways, the plight of youth today can be said to mirror those of their grandparents’ decades ago. The struggle for social acceptance is universal to us all and may be referenced from adolescent memories at one point or another. However, a great divide has been said to exist between the youth of the […]

March on Washington 50th Anniversary…a message from the District Director


Brothers of the Florida District, Today, we commemorate the 50th anniversary of one of the most pivotal events in America’s history, the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Bro. Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech brought to an international stage the plight of millions of Americans in desperate need of social and economic […]

From Matthew S. Bradford, District Director


Yesterday I was sworn in as the District Director of the Florida Federation of Alpha Chapters. As the 15th Brother to have been blessed to hold this post, I am indeed humbled by the opportunity to serve. I am excited about the future of the Florida Federation and look forward to working with you as […]

USF blooms as a tree-friendly college campus


TAMPA — In its 56-year history, the University of South Florida has earned a reputation as one of the top tree-friendly college campuses in the state. Today, there are 300 new reasons why it deserves such recognition. About 80 USF students, professors and staff members fanned out Friday morning across campus to plant 250 live […]