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Zeta Nu Omega Chapter of AKA – $20,000 Awarded to 22 Organizations in Westchester County

Westchester County, N.Y. (December 2022) – ZNO Community Service Fund Inc. in
collaboration with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Zeta Nu Omega Chapter celebrated 40
years of service to the Westchester Community by awarding $20,000 to 22 like-minded non-
profit organizations that uplift and support the community.

The recognized organizations were awarded amounts between $500 to $1,500 during a
ceremony. Below are the awardees:

Boys and Girls Club – Mount Vernon – $500
Boys and Girls Club – New Rochelle – $500
Church of Ascension—Mt. Vernon – $1,000
CURE – $500
Family Ties of Westchester – $500
Feeding Westchester $1,000
G.O.O.D. for Girls, Inc. – $1,500
Lakeland Education Foundation – $500
My Sisters’ Place $1,500
National Council of Negro Women, Inc. Westchester Section $1,500
New Rochelle Club – NANBPWC Inc. – $500
Northeast STEM Starter Academy (NSSA) Mount Vernon $1,500
Pajama Program $1,000
The Westchester Black Women’s Political Caucus, Inc. – $500
Sister to Sister International, Inc. $1,500
The Children Village $1,000
The Fuller Center of Greater New York City $1,000
The Guidance Center $1,500
The Sharing Shelf $1,000
Urban League of Westchester County, Inc. – $500
YWCA White Plains & Central Westchester – $500
YWCA Yonkers – $500

ZNO Community Service Fund Inc., selected the organizations based on their commitment.
to the community and going above and beyond with their service efforts.

This is just the latest effort by ZNO Community Service Fund, Inc. to help improve the quality of life for residents of Westchester County. Most notably, the ZNO Community Service Fund, Inc. has awarded over $750,000 in scholarships to high school students across Westchester County over the years.

Inspired by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. ZNO Community Service Fund Inc. continues to
fund programs that focus on educational advancement, self-empowerment, family support,
health and economic empowerment. ZNO Community Service Fund Inc. encourages and
welcomes tax-deductible support of programs from friends, community partners,
corporations and business associates, as together we can continue to make a positive
impact in our community.

Soaring to Greater Heights of Service and Sisterhood, the 2022-2026 administration of Alpha
Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. seeks to build upon the organizations’ rich legacy of service by
celebrating excellence, promoting a focus on service, and stimulating effective culture and
showcase best practices — ”Local Change, Big Impact, and Global Showcase.”

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