Singer Yolanda Adams Inducted into Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
Singer Yolanda Adams is officially a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
The songstress was inducted into the organization during their 68th Boule in Houston, Texas.
Adams was one of five women inducted into the Divine 9 organization. The photo above shows all the incredible women who were inducted into the organization. Deidre Edwards (Honorary Members chairman), Margo Lee Shetterly (Honorary member- Writer, Researcher & Entrepreneur), Chantel Harris (Honorary member- Great great granddaughter of Founder Ethel Hedgeman Lyle), Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson (Int’l President of Alpha Kappa Alpha), Yolanda Adams (Honorary member- Singer, Producer & Author), Teta V. Banks (Honorary member- Educator, Writer, Civil Rights advocate & Diplomat) and Jeanette Epps (Honorary member- Scientist, Scholar & NASA Astronaut).
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., was founded on the campus of Howard University on January 15, 1908. The sorority was founded on the principles of Scholarship, and Service to All Humankind.
Some other famous AKAs include Brandy Norwood, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Maya Angelou, Loretta Devine, Tika Sumpter and Phylicia Rashad.
Adams took to social media to announce the news. She wrote, “Hey Family! This was the Secret I can finally tell. So Ecstatic to be Officially @akasorority1908 #boule68 💗#pink&green. And to have Family be there is AWESOME!!! Love Y’all 💚💗”