The Chicago Heights Alumni Foundation is the 501c(3) arm of the Chicago Heights Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated. The Fraternity was founded in 1911 with the motto of "Achievement in Every Field of Human Endeavor." The Chicago Heights Alumni Chapter was chartered in October of 1965. The Foundation was established in 2008 as a non-profit, tax-exempt, publicly supported organization as described in section 501c(3) of the Internal Revenue Service Code.
The mission of the Foundation:
Assist the Chapter in efforts to provide scholarships and sponsor community outreach programs
Serve as the philanthropic arm of the Chapter to support community service efforts through mentoring, tutoring and career development as part of its Guide Right Program
Implement Health Awareness initiatives focusing on the prevention and management of Diabetes, Hypertension, Heart Disease, Men & Women's Health in the community