NPHC Members collect food and clothing for those in need
Nu Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority recently conducted its 14th annual “Divine Nine” Food & Clothing Drive. Nu Xi Omega has enlisted its Greek family to collect clean, gently used coats and business attire at the Stop & Shop Super Store on Easton Avenue in the Somerset section of Franklin.
“Divine Nine” refers to the nine historically African-American Greek letter sororities and fraternities that comprise the National Pan-Hellenic Council, Inc.
The following Central Jersey-based organizations participated in the “Divine Nine“ Food and Clothing Drive: Nu Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Middlesex and Somerset counties; Iota Psi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Rutgers University; Omicron Chi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Plainfield; Plainfield Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Plainfield; Theta Psi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Somerset section of Franklin; Chi Sigma Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., North Jersey;Alpha Xi Omega Chapter of Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc., Central Jersey; Eta Omicron Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Plainfield; Mu Gamma Gamma Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Somerset.
The Food and Clothing Drive will benefit Shiloh Baptist Church Clothes Closet in Plainfield, and the food donations will help support the annual Thanksgiving Baskets Drive at Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church in New Brunswick.
Nu Xi Omega Chapter, led by President Maria Cleveland, is an organization of women who seek to positively impact Somerset and Middlesex communities by optimizing its resources and fostering meaningful partnerships with community organizations, including New Jersey Orators, Sisters Network of Central New Jersey, and the New Brunswick Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.