Third District - Washington, D.C. and Virginia - Supporting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Game Day. Give Back Project with a donation of $12,106.00
The Third District, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. supported the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Game Day. Give Back Project with a donation of $12,106.00 Brother Kevin Brown, Third District Representative thanked the Brothers of the Third District for their support of St. Jude. He gave a special thank you to Brother Harvey Woodson, Social Action Chairman and Brother Jeff Tarpley, Chairman, Third District’s St. Jude Game Day. Give Back Project, He also thanked all the chapters for their support to the project.
The funds donated will support the kids and families at St. Jude now. The kids nor the families have to pay for travel, medical care, lodging or food as long as the kids are in treatment at St. Jude. St. Jude has a cure rate of 80% for childhood cancer. 40% of the kids treated at St. Jude are African Americans.
Mr. Roy Mays, St. Jude’s Representative will attend and give brief remarks at the 85th Third District Meeting on April 12-15, 2018 in Newport News, Virginia on the Third District outstanding support to St. Jude through Game Day. Give Back Project.
Last, this project falls under one of our international mandated program of Health Initiatives. Thank you all for your support.
Please join Brother District Marshall Richard Mason and the Brothers of Eastern Area III as they host the 3rd District Healthcare Forum on Thursday, April 12th as they open our 85th District Meeting. This forum will include preventive health aids and health screenings. Also, we will be collecting toiletries throughout the weekend to donate to Menchville House (http://www.menchvillehouse.com) to help the homeless. The donation will be made at our annual prayer service on Sunday morning. If you are not able to attend, please send your Chapter’s contribution with your Chapter’s delegation. Thank you.
Always fraternally yours in Omega,
Brother Harvey L. Woodson, Jr.
Chairman, 3rd District Social Action Committee
Brothers and Guest,
You are cordially invited to Northern Area II Joint Prayer Breakfast with the Second and Third Districts on May 19, 2018 at 10 am to 12 pm. The guest speaker is Brother Dr. Dwain Harrell, Second District Chaplain. The cost for the event is a donation of $25.00 in advance on Eventbrite or $30.00 at the door.
Please pay online at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/third-district-northern-area-ii-prayer-breakfast-tickets-44188157970.
This is an all you can eat event and the dress is business casual. All proceeds support the Second and Third District's Scholarship Fund.
Brother Steve A. Lewis, Chaplain, Northern Area II, Third District at (703) 380-3496 cell is the point of contact.
40th Grand Basileus Antonio Knox, Sr., 29th Third District Representative Kevin Brown and Third District First Vice District Representative (COL) (R) Conrado B. Morgan at the 92nd ASALH Luncheon in Washington, D.C. on February 24, 2018.