The 31st Annual City of Pasadena Black History Month Parade will take place on Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Charles White Park located at 77 Mountain View Street, Altadena, CA 91001. The women of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated ®, Eta Lambda Omega Chapter will deliver a blast from the past as they "Celebrate freedom and continue the dream" by honoring extraordinary women in African–American history.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Eta Lambda Omega Chapter was established in 1960 in the city of Pasadena and since then, the women of this illustrious organization and chapter have provided service to the Pasadena/Altadena communities. These services include providing scholarships for Pasadena high school students, providing health services for Pasadena residents, and donating food and clothing to the Pasadena Union station amongst other services to the community. In its entirety, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® has provided Service to all Mankind since 1908 and has the privilege of having some of world's most influential women as members of the organization.
This year, the ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated ®, Eta Lambda Omega Chapter will flood the streets of Pasadena while strolling in Salmon Pink and Apple Green and honoring African-American educators who paved the way by enriching and uplifting.
The parade kicks-off numerous Black History Month festivities coordinated by the City of Pasadena including a Black Film Showcase and a Red, Black and Green Honor Dinner.
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