Theta Xi is the only fraternity founded during the Civil War and enjoys a membership of more than 60,000 and promotes the mental, moral, physical and spiritual growth of its members.
Pi Kappa Phi
Formed in 1904, Pi Kappa Phi was founded by three young men in Charleston, S.C. whose goal was one of identifying leadership opportunities in their community. Leadership in the classroom, on the athletic field, in politics and in all aspects of life is at the heart of the organization's mission, all while creating a strong sense of brotherhood.
Omega Psi Phi
Founded at Howard University in Washington, D.C., Omega Psi Phi fraternity is the first international fraternal organization founded on the campus of a historically black college. Its name stems from the notion that "friendship is essential to the soul," The men of Omega Psi Phi must uphold the fraternity’s Cardinal Principles of Manhood, Scholarship, Perseverance and Uplift. Omega Psi Phi is also one of the "Divine Nine," one of nine historically African American sororities and fraternities in the United States.
Phi Beta Sigma
Phi Beta Sigma was founded in 1914 at Howard University in Washington, D.C., by three young African-American male students. Today, Phi Beta Sigma has blossomed into an international organization of leaders. Members of the fraternity have been instrumental in the establishment of the Phi Beta Sigma National Foundation, the Phi Beta Sigma Federal Credit Union and the Sigma Beta Club Foundation. Zeta Phi Beta sorority, founded in 1920 with the assistance of Phi Beta Sigma, is the sister organization of the fraternity.
Kappa Alpha Psi
Kappa Alpha Psi was founded at Indiana University in 1911. Kappa Alpha Psi is the second oldest existing collegiate historically Black Greek letter fraternity and the first intercollegiate fraternity incorporated as a national body. Local chapters of Kappa Alpha Psi participate in community outreach activities to feed the homeless, provide scholarships to young people matriculating to college, serve as mentors to young men, participate in blood drives and serve as hosts of seminars for public health awareness to name a few.