Chattanooga Kappas, Kappa Foundation Present "The Kountdown" New Year's Eve 2019

Monday, December 17, 2018

The Chattanooga Alumni Chapter Of Kappa Alpha Psi will host its annual "The Kountdown 2019" New Year's Eve Party, which benefits Kappa Foundation of Chattanooga.  The event is Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, starting with the dinner at 6:30 p.m., and the after party at  1 a.m., at Chattanooga Marriott Downtown, Two Carter Plaza.

The mission of Kappa Foundation is to conduct fundraising activities and provide financial support for scholarships and community/health service projects.  Founded in 2004, the nonprofit serves as a leader and partner in various programs throughout Hamilton County, including the John P.
Franklin Scholarship, Youth Blast, Minority Health Fair, and Youth Guide Right Program of the Kappa Leadership League.

Kappa Foundation of Chattanooga has granted more than $150,000 in scholarships and support to the community since its inception.

To purchase tickets online, visit Eventbrite.com at chattcitynupeskountdownnye2019.eventbrite.com.

To learn more about Kappa Foundation of Chattanooga, visit www.kapsi-cac.com, or call Dr. Charles Foreman at 423 443-0214.

Bobbie Allison Standifer And Operation Song Chattanooga Honored With DAR Service To Veterans Award

Upcoming Street Closings Announced

New Hamilton County Marriage Licenses


The Chief John Ross Chapter, TSDAR, has recognized Bobbie Standifer, program coordinator for Operation Song Chattanooga, with the DAR Service to Veterans award. The award honors Ms. Standifer, ... (click for more)

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Bobbie Allison Standifer And Operation Song Chattanooga Honored With DAR Service To Veterans Award

The Chief John Ross Chapter, TSDAR, has recognized Bobbie Standifer, program coordinator for Operation Song Chattanooga, with the DAR Service to Veterans award. The award honors Ms. Standifer, "a local leader on a mission to improve the lives of area veterans and their families through music and special programs," coordinated by Operation Song Chattanooga. "Operation Song Chattanooga, ... (click for more)

Upcoming Street Closings Announced

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Chivalry Is Not Dead

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