Pi Lambda Lambda’s _ OMEGA U_Mentoring Pearls of Wisdom_December 20, 2018

Bro. Wilton Anderson, Potomac Senior High social studies teacher and Omega U Director mentors and provides pearls of wisdom with Omega U high school students to the Omega U middle school students from Potomac Middle on December 20th, 2018 at Potomac Senior High School in Woodbridge Virginia

Pi Lambda Lambda (PLL), Third District, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and the Omega U Program’s Potomac Middle Omega U students were guests of Potomac Senior High School on Monday, December 20th, 2018 at Potomac Senior High. Middle school students were able to gain a wealth of knowledge from PSHS faculty and from their Omega U high school brethren on several topics that included transitioning from middle to high school, freshman class scheduling and honor courses, extracurricular activities and programs, student discipline procedures, dress code, and what to do and what not to do in order to be successful in high school through college.

Pi Lambda Lambda is a graduate chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., an international nonprofit social and civic service organization that has over more than 700 chapters with 100,000 members in 14 countries worldwide.

Since the Chapter’s founding in Dumfries, VA, in January 2004, PLL has supported public and community events across the region, benefiting scholarship, health promotion, youth mentorship, citizenship and social action.  PLL has previously been named the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. International Chapter of the Year for three separate years since the Chapter’s founding. PLL is honored with this most prestigious honor bestowed by the fraternity.

Pi Lambda Lambda serves Prince William County, the City of Manassas, and Manassas Park.

Pi Lambda Lambda’s _ OMEGA U_Racin’ Around and Gettin It_January 5, 2019

Pi Lambda Lambda (PLL), Third District, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and the Omega U Program participated in Project GhostRider, executed on another STEM Saturday at Potomac Middle School on January 5, 2019. Omega U students from 3rd grade to graduating seniors formed into their teams to go over techniques in racing, components of a car, and the science and math involved into racing a vehicle. Omega U Teams will compete with teams from Maryland, Washington D.C, and Virginia at the end of the school year.

Pi Lambda Lambda is a graduate chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., an international nonprofit social and civic service organization that has over more than 700 chapters with 100,000 members in 14 countries worldwide.

Since the Chapter’s founding in Dumfries, VA, in January 2004, PLL has supported public and community events across the region, benefiting scholarship, health promotion, youth mentorship, citizenship and social action.  PLL has previously been named the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. International Chapter of the Year for three separate years since the Chapter’s founding. PLL is honored with this most prestigious honor bestowed by the fraternity.

Pi Lambda Lambda serves Prince William County, the City of Manassas, and Manassas Park.

Bro. Jeff Allen, Vice Basileus of Pi Lmaba Lambda (PLL) and Omega U Director stands with students, brothers, and mentors of PLL Omega U for Project GhostRider at Potomac Middle School on Saturday, January 5th 2019

Pi Lambda Lambda’s _ Prince William County Fatherhood Initiative Father and Daughter Dance 2019

Pi Lambda Lambda (PLL), Third District, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and the Omega U Program participated in the Father & Daughter Dance on Saturday, February 23, 2019, as part of the Fatherhood Initiative (FI) and in partnership with the Prince William County (PWC) Social Services Program. Young ladies from five to fourteen dressed in elegant, colorful dresses and were escorted by their handsome fathers and father figures who were equally dressed to impress.

Omega U committee members volunteered their time serving as surrogate fathers for young girls without dads. The Brothers also supported guest registration, the coat check-in desk, and other duties as assigned. Jeffrey Allen, Vice Basileus of PLL, Bro. Ahmad Andrews, PLL KRS, Al Woods, Chaplain of PLL, and other PLL Brothers actively participated in all aspects of the dance. Other Brothers registered and brought their daughters or granddaughters to the event.

Pi Lambda Lambda is a graduate chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., an international nonprofit social and civic service organization that has over more than 700 chapters with 100,000 members in 14 countries worldwide.

Since the Chapter’s founding in Dumfries, VA, in January 2004, PLL has supported public and community events across the region, benefiting scholarship, health promotion, youth mentorship, citizenship and social action.  PLL has previously been named the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. International Chapter of the Year for three separate years since the Chapter’s founding. PLL is honored with this most prestigious honor bestowed by the fraternity.

Pi Lambda Lambda serves Prince William County, the City of Manassas, and Manassas Park.

“Man UP” Mentoring Program: TIE-A-TIE SESSION | 4/25/2018

Fairfax, VA -- The Psi Alpha Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., with the support of the Gum Springs Community Center, is actively engaged in the “Man UP” Mentoring program.

The purpose of the program is to pursue better educational attainment, professional development, and behavior management for the youth of Fairfax County, as they grow into manhood.

On Wednesday April 25th, The Man Up Mentoring Program lead by Brothers Eric Twiggs, W.J. Williams, Brad Caldwell, Antonio Coleman, and Hector Sheppard, taught the mentees how to tie a tie.  When the session began, seven of the eight mentees had never tied a tie before.  By the end, each young man was able to tie his own tie without any assistance from the Brothers!

Submitted by: Bro. Eric Twiggs

Omega U Presser | Fall Right – Henderson Kick Off

The Omega U Program kicked off at Henderson Elementary School on Wednesday October 4, 2017 with Pi Lambda Lambda Mentors, parents, students, and faculty of Henderson Elementary. Henderson is a focus school for children’s engineering integrating Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math that inspires the learner and ignites the potential of every student. Brothers of Pi Lambda Lambda meet every Wednesday at Henderson to mentor students from grades 3-5 on character, academics, and consistent positive behavior throughout the 2017 – 2018 scholastic calendar year. Special recognition and thanks to Ms. Suzanne Bevans and the exceptional counselors, administrators, and faculty of Henderson Elementary for providing Omega U with our next generational leaders!!!!

 

Bro. Trevor Hamilton (Omicron Chi, 1985), Bro. Jeffrey Allen (Rho Theta, 1984), Bro. Tony Fields, (Xi Xi, 1979) observes the young men of Omega U at Henderson Elementary read the Omega U Creed and definitions of the Cardinal Principles of Manhood, Scholarship, Perseverance, and Uplift on October 4, 2017. The Omega U program promotes literacy and reading on grade level for all Omega U students. Bro. Allen has served as the Director for Omega U at the Henderson Campus for the past 2 years.

Third District (Washington, D.C. and Virginia) – 7th Annual Man The Block Program

Brothers of the Third and Second Districts, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. with Mr. Doug E. Fresh at the 7th Annual Man The Block Party, Richard Wright Public Charter School, Washington, DC.
Brothers of the Third and Second Districts, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. with Mr. Doug E. Fresh at the 7th Annual Man The Block Party, Richard Wright Public Charter School, Washington, DC.

Third District (Washington, D.C. and Virginia) - On October 3, 2017, Brothers from the Third and Second Districts, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. supported the 7th Annual Man The Block Party which was held was at the Richard Wright Public Charter School for Journalism and Media Arts located in Washington, DC. Brother Kevin Brown, Third District Representative, requested that the Brothers come out and support and participate in this event. Bro. Conrado B. Morgan, First Vice District Representative represented the Third District leadership. Bro. Robert Fairchild, International Fatherhood and Mentoring Chairman, Bro. Raymond Bell, Third District Fatherhood and Mentoring Initiative Chairman, Bro. Donald Williams Second District Fatherhood and Mentoring Initiative Chairman and other brothers were in attendance.

The event was attended and hosted by Bro. Dr. Marco Clark, one of the Founders of this prestigious charter school.  Students, parents, members of the community, police officers, Navy sailors, the Marine Corp and many brothers of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. also were in attendance as well. The special guest was Mr. Doug E. Fresh, The Human Beat Box, who entertained the crowd for at least an hour and half non-stop with his signature style and songs that was enjoyed by the crowd both young and seasoned.

Omega and Its Fatherhood and Mentoring Initiative has always supported the efforts for Man The Block Safe Passage Program and all of the efforts to improve the lives and education of the students at Richard Wright.  Bro. Knox, Grand Basileus each year has made a generous financial contribution to Bro. Dr. Clark and the school to help in support of the students.

The Man The Block Program was designed to ensure safe passage for students at Richard Wright Public Charter School while shielding them from negativity and violence that sometimes flares in the surrounding community. Brother Dr. Clark and Mr. Doug E. Fresh both stated that "unity" is still spelled out in community and that there is no community without unity. Please visit www.richardwrightpcs.org for more information on the school.

Bro. Raymond Bell 3rd District Chairman, Fatherhood and Mentoring. Bro Conrado Morgan 3rd District 1st Vice District Representative Bro. Robert Fairchild Chairman, International Fatherhood and Mentoring Bro. Donald Williams 2nd District Chairman, Fatherhood and Mentoring
Bro. Raymond Bell 3rd District Chairman, Fatherhood and Mentoring. Bro Conrado Morgan 3rd District 1st Vice District Representative Bro. Robert Fairchild Chairman, International Fatherhood and Mentoring Bro. Donald Williams 2nd District Chairman, Fatherhood and Mentoring

Bro. Dr. Marco Clark, Founder and CEO Richard Wright Charter School, Doug E. Fresh, Bro. Greg Adams, Chairman of the Board Richard Wright Charter School
Bro. Dr. Marco Clark, Founder and CEO Richard Wright Charter School, Doug E. Fresh, Bro. Greg Adams, Chairman of the Board Richard Wright Charter School