2017 Phi Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Day

3/1/2017

WHEREAS, the Phi Phi Chapter was established as a Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. on March 1, 1927; and

WHEREAS, the Phi Phi Chapter has remained at the forefront of community service in the City of Richmond for over 89 years; and

WHEREAS, in 1927, the Phi Phi Chapter established an annual scholarship program that has provided more than $550,000 in funds to college-bound high school seniors in the City of Richmond; and

WHEREAS, in 2016, Phi Phi Chapter established the “Feeding 500” program, which provided meals to 2,167 people, over 500 families, during the Thanksgiving holiday; and

WHEREAS, the Phi Phi Chapter conducts a quarterly Adopt-A-Street cleanup program; and

WHEREAS, the Commonwealth recognizes the Phi Phi Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., for their consistent philanthropic efforts and dedication to serving the Richmond community;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Terence R. McAuliffe, do hereby recognize March 1, 2017, as phi phi chapter of omega psi phi fraternity, inc., day in our COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA, and I call this observance to the attention of all our citizens.

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