Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. was founded January 5, 1911 on the campus of Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. The fraternity’s fundamental purpose, “Achievement in every field of human endeavor,” continues today and was best demonstrated best by their fraternity’s ten prestigious founders, who, for the majority, obtained degrees and went on to be successful in their fields. Today, the fraternity holds over 150,000 members with 700 undergraduate and alumni chapters in each state. Kappa Alpha Psi sponsors programs providing community service, social welfare and academic scholarship through the Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation.
The Lambda Delta Chapter was found February 6, 1982 on the campus of Georgia Institute of Technology in the historic Atlanta community by six great men. The chapter strives on the fraternity’s fundamental purpose of achievement as the chapter brothers continue to excel.
Lambda Delta’s presence has dynamically influenced Georgia Tech and the community for nearly 30 years. The brothers of Lambda Delta continue to fulfill their obligation to the community through such events as assisting the sickle assisting the Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation, the Atlanta Children’s Shelter, American Cancer Society, African American Student Union (three presidents), National Society of Black Engineers (National president, chapter president, and three chapter of the year awards led by Brothers), Team Buzz, and many, many other leadership endeavors.