TITLE

Alpha Phi Alpha Member Edward Brooke Donates $100,000 To Fraternity

AUTHOR(S)
Christian, Margena A.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Jet;1/12/2009, Vol. 114 Issue 25, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information about former Massachusetts Senator Edward W. Brooke and his donation to his Greek-letter organization, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Darryl R. Matthews, the current president of the fraternity, accepted the donation and said that it would be used for charitable purposes. Brooke was the first Black to be elected by popular vote to the U.S. Senate when he was elected as a Massachusetts Republican in 1966.
ACCESSION #
36547648

 

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