Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women educators dedicated to educational excellence, altruism and world understanding. One of the purposes of this organization is to promote educational and charitable projects and activities and to cooperate with worthy community programs relating to education and charities. With over 50,000 members in over 1,700 chapters, Alpha Delta Kappa members combine their energies and talents to enrich their lives and the lives of others through a variety of heartwarming, community-based altruistic projects.
In 1981 the organization adopted St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as one of its altruistic projects. Since then, Alpha Delta Kappa members have collectively raised more than $1.2 million for the hospital. The organization continues to contribute with an annual donation of a $25,000 grant and also provides coordinators for the St. Jude Math-A-Thon® program.
To learn more about Alpha Delta Kappa, visit www.alphadeltakappa.org.