On November 9, 2017 Tau Rho Chapter, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. held their annual awards event at the Walker-Grant Center (formally Old Walker-Grant School) in Fredericksburg, Virginia to recognize outstanding scholastic achievements of High School Seniors comprised from fourteen (14) High Schools (Brooke Point, Chancellor, Colonial Forge, Courtland, Fredericksburg Academy, Fredericksburg Christian, James Monroe, King George, Massaponax, Mountain View, North, Stafford, Riverbend, Spotsylvania, and Stafford) in their service area consisting of the City of Fredericksburg and the Counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Westmoreland.
Pictured with the students are Chapter Basileus Brother Terry Lee (back row second from left, Chapter Brothers, and (kneeling center) Brother Mark McLaurine, Chapter Achievement Week Programs Chair.
The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Achievement Week Program endeavors to, (1) recognize persons within the fraternity and community who are dedicated to uplifting the social, economic and cultural well-being of people from all walks of life, (2) identify role models that have responded to challenges through determination and perseverance, (3) promote excellence in scholarship.
Since 1964, the Tau Rho Chapter has served the greater Fredericksburg area including the Northern Neck. For additional information on upcoming events and other initiatives supporting the community visit the website at www.taurhoques.org.