News and Updates

Book Club Meeting – Depression in Black Women

Join us on Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10:30 am to 12:00 noon for a discussion on the book entitled, "Black Pain It Just Looks Like We're Not Hurting". The book was written by Terrie M. Williams.

The event will be held at the Chesapeake Central Library.

Please RSVP to Leslie Murray at:


  • In partnership with the National Alliance on Mental Illness

Click here to see the flyer for additional details

HBCU Career Fair

High school juniors and seniors, please join us for our Historically Black Colleges and Universities Career Fair on Saturday March 18, 2017, 10 am - 2 pm at Lynnhaven Middle School. (In partnership with Lynnhaven Middle School Guidance Department)

HBCU Career Fair Flyer

ASCEND Program Now Accepting High School Applicants

*Targeting High School Students in the Hampton Roads Area*

Participants will engage in the sorority’s signature youth enrichment program, ASCEND with efforts designed to motivate, engage and assist high school students in reaching their maximum potential. ASCEND will focus on Achievement, Self-Awareness, Communication, Engagement, Networking and Developmental Skills. Students in the ASCEND Program will have an opportunity to receive academic enrichment and life skills training to support their journey to college or vocational employment.


Click Here to download the application.

Submit applications by mail to:

ASCEND Program

Iota Omega Chapter

P.O. Box 2732

Norfolk, Virginia 23501


Or  email applications to:


Register Now for the F.U.S.E. Festival 2015

Join Iota Omega and Upsilon Omicron Omega as we host the F.U.S.E. (Focus on Peace Unity Spirit Edutainment) Festival 2015.  This event is held in conjunction with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and Teens with a Purpose - The Movement.  This festival focuses on mental illness awareness and will feature presentations, games, prizes, and free food.

When: Saturday, July 25, 2015

Time: 3:00 - 8:00 PM

Location: Vivian C. Mason Teen Center, 700 E. Olney Road, Norfolk, VA 23504


Register now at:


Click on the link below to view the flyer.




The Longest Day

The Iota Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated in Norfolk, Virginia would like to express our support and heartfelt thoughts to families who are caretakers and advocates for Alzheimer's Disease for The Longest Day Initiative. The struggle is not over.


In Honor of:

- Clàudette Chandler

- Melvine Fields

- Evelyn Hickman


In Memory of:

- Bessie Brown

- Isabel Fennell

- Eleanor Foddrell

- Edna Harris

- Hazel Jones

- Dolores Mercer

- Albert Shields

- Mildred Turner

- Gertrude Williams