In the News: Dimensions of Service

 

In the News: Dimensions of Service, is a feature of the Psi Upsilon Omega website, focuses on the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated service programs initiative entitled Launching New Diminsions of Service. Here you will find news, points of interest and information on issues impacting our communities and the globe as well as, educational enrichment, health promotion, strengthening our families, and our environment.

May 7, 2014

Chicago, Illinois - Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority condemns the abduction of hundreds of Nigerian girls and joins the worldwide rallying cry to “Bring Back Our Girls!”

 

Speaking on behalf of the Sorority’s 265,000 members and those in 985 chapters worldwide, Carolyn House S...

February 13, 2014

Nevada Senator Harry Reid today announced he has appointed Las Vegas City Councilman Ricki Barlow and Cherie Jamason, the Director of the Food Bank of Northern Nevada, to the National Commission on Hunger. The ten member National Commission on Hunger was established in...

January 26, 2014

"Trafficked No More" ran on all television stations throughout Nevada on Wednesday,  January 22, 2014 in an effort to bring awareness to the community of the problem. According to television ratings, nearly 190,000 households turned into the 30-minute documentary. Alth...

January 17, 2014

A Huffington Post Repost

 

1. Slavery and human trafficking can mean two different things:

Modern-day slavery involves exploiting people, often through forced labor or sex. Human trafficking is when a person is recruited, harbored, provided or obtained for the purposes of...